There are 7 ways to get from Madrid to Dubrovnik by plane, train, bus, ferry, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Dubrovnik (DBV) MAD - DBV

$119 - $320

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  33 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr
  5. Take the bus from Trieste Zob to Dubrovnik Zob

$341 - $478

Train, bus, ferry via Barcelona Sants  •  36 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  3. Take the bus from Lyon to Split
  4. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

$348 - $512

Train, bus, ferry  •  38 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Split
  3. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

$311 - $449

Bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe Hbf to Dubrovnik

$192 - $272

Bus, Leonetti Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Roma
  2. Take the Leonetti Bus from Rome - Tiburtina station to Bari
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

$185 - $295

Drive  •  26 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Dubrovnik 1657.1 miles

$320 - $470

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Dubrovnik is to fly which costs 100€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Dubrovnik is to fly which costs 100€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Dubrovnik is 1826 km. The road distance is 2651.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Madrid to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Dubrovnik via Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Iberia, Norwegian Air International and five other airlines fly from Madrid to Dubrovnik 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Dubrovnik via Karlsruhe and Karlsruhe Hbf in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Madrid to Dubrovnik via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Madrid to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Dubrovnik via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Trieste Zob to Dubrovnik Zob
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
globtour.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Split
Ave. Duration
20 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Split
Ave. Duration
23 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Madrid to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe Hbf to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators

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