There are 9 ways to get from Florence to Dubrovnik by plane, bus, train, car ferry, ferry or car

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Fly from Florence  •  8h 4m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Dubrovnik (DBV) FLR - DBV

506 kn - 1.956 kn

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Train, bus, car ferry  •  19h 18m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Naples, INPS to Bari Porto
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik 54

394 kn - 1.056 kn

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Bus to Pisa, fly  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Dubrovnik (DBV) PSA - DBV

Train to Rome, fly  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Campo Marte to Fiumicino Aeroporto
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dubrovnik (DBV) FCO - DBV

520 kn - 3.513 kn

Train to Venice, fly  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Dubrovnik (DBV) VCE - DBV

554 kn - 3.072 kn

Bus  •  20h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Trieste
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Dubrovnik

793 kn - 1.094 kn

Bus, car ferry  •  22h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Ancona 504
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Take the bus from Split to Dubrovnik

501 kn - 791 kn

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  23h 13m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Faenza Re
  2. Take the train from Faenza to Ancona Re / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  4. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

622 kn - 1.203 kn

Drive  •  11h 23m

  1. Drive from Florence to Dubrovnik 1073.4 km

1.000 kn - 1.600 kn

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Dubrovnik is to bus and car ferry which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 22h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Dubrovnik is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 470€ and takes 6h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Florence and arriving at Dubrovnik via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 50m.

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The distance between Florence and Dubrovnik is 569 km. The road distance is 1073.4 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Dubrovnik without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 19h 18m and costs 50€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 8h 4m to get from Florence to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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Florence to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Florentia Bus, depart from Florence station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Dubrovnik is to fly which takes 8h 4m and costs 65€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 20h 50m.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Florence to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, arrive at Dubrovnik station.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 568.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 4m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Lufthansa, Alitalia and 10 other airlines fly from Florence to Dubrovnik every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Dubrovnik via Trieste in around 20h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Pisa to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.600 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kn - 1.900 kn
Flights from Pisa to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
460 kn - 1.600 kn
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 kn - 5.000 kn
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Pisa to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240 kn - 1.000 kn
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290 kn - 3.200 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pisa to Dubrovnik via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.500 kn
Flights from Pisa to Dubrovnik via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.400 kn
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
330 kn - 1.900 kn
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik via Naples
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
330 kn - 1.900 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 6.000 kn
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 kn - 1.800 kn
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.700 kn
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.800 kn
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Pisa to Dubrovnik via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.500 kn
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
300 kn - 2.200 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 3.700 kn
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Campo Marte to Fiumicino Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
170 kn - 600 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
170 kn - 240 kn
Base Standard
330 kn - 440 kn
Base Premium
400 kn - 600 kn
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
150 kn - 550 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
150 kn - 210 kn
Base Standard
300 kn - 400 kn
Base Premium
370 kn - 550 kn
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
270 kn - 850 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
270 kn - 360 kn
Base Standard
480 kn - 650 kn
Base Premium
550 kn - 850 kn
Train from Faenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110 kn - 420 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
110 kn - 160 kn
Base Standard
230 kn - 320 kn
Base Premium
290 kn - 420 kn
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Vanezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 400 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
150 kn - 220 kn
Smart Low Cost
130 kn - 200 kn
Smart Flex
290 kn - 400 kn
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
210 kn - 600 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
230 kn - 320 kn
Smart Low Cost
210 kn - 300 kn
Smart Flex
440 kn - 600 kn
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Faenza
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50 kn - 110 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
95 kn - 105 kn
Train from Faenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80 kn - 160 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
140 kn - 160 kn
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Faenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
80 kn - 120 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
80 kn - 120 kn
Bus operators
People Mover
Website
pisa-airport.com
Bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
pisa-airport.com
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Florence to Trieste
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
450 kn - 650 kn
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Trieste to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
340 kn - 480 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence, Florence to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
110 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
85 kn - 120 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split Central Bus Station to Dubrovnik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
150 kn - 210 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 110 kn
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
85 kn - 110 kn
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
85 kn - 110 kn
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
100 kn - 130 kn

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Dubrovnik is 1073 km. It takes approximately 11h 23m to drive from Florence to Dubrovnik.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Alitalia, Iberia and four other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 3375+ hotels available in Dubrovnik. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to tram which takes 18 min and costs 2€.

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