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

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Fly

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Dubrovnik (DBV)

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Bus via Zagreb

  1. Take the bus from Milan Lampugnano M1 to Zagreb Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik bus station

Train, car ferry

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bari Centrale
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

Train, car ferry via Milano P.Garibaldi

  1. Take the train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Bari Centrale
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula Central Bus Station to Split Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Split to Dubrovnik

Train, night train, bus

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bruck/Mur
  3. Take the night train from Bruck/Mur to Split
  4. Take the bus from Split bus station to Ploce
  5. Take the bus from Ploce to Dubrovnik

Drive

  1. Drive from Milan to Dubrovnik

Milan to Dubrovnik by train, night train and bus

2 Weekly Services
29h 13m Average Duration
1.356 kn Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Dubrovnik is to bus via Zagreb which costs €50 - €95 and takes 21h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Dubrovnik is to fly which costs €55 - €170 and takes 7h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Dubrovnik - Pile via Milan Lampugnano M1, Zagreb and Dubrovnik - Gruz 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 20m.

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The distance between Milan and Dubrovnik is 778 km. The road distance is 1081.1 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Dubrovnik without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 19h 34m and costs €55 - €190.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Milan to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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Milan to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Milan Lampugnano M1 station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Dubrovnik is to fly which takes 7h 42m and costs €55 - €170. Alternatively, you can bus via Zagreb, which costs €50 - €95 and takes 21h 20m.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Milan to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dubrovnik bus station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 778.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

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

Brussels Airlines, easyJet and 14 other airlines fly from Milan to Dubrovnik hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Dubrovnik via lampugnano m1, Milan Lampugnano M1, Zagreb Central Bus Station, Zagreb, and Dubrovnik - Gruz 2 in around 21h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kn - 3.000 kn
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 2.600 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
550 kn - 1.300 kn
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
550 kn - 1.300 kn
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
550 kn - 2.000 kn
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
550 kn - 2.000 kn
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.300 kn
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
950 kn - 2.500 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 9.000 kn
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
1.800 kn - 5.000 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.200 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dubrovnik via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 9.500 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 Milano Centrale to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
440 kn - 1.300 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
440 kn - 600 kn
Base Standard
750 kn - 1.000 kn
Base Premium
900 kn - 1.300 kn
Train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
440 kn - 1.300 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
440 kn - 600 kn
Base Standard
750 kn - 1.000 kn
Base Premium
900 kn - 1.300 kn
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
160 kn - 550 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
160 kn - 220 kn
Base Standard
310 kn - 410 kn
Base Premium
380 kn - 550 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 Milano Centrale to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
380 kn - 550 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
380 kn - 550 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 Milano Centrale Station to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
320 kn - 950 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
340 kn - 470 kn
Smart Low Cost
320 kn - 460 kn
Smart Flex
650 kn - 950 kn
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
140 kn - 410 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
160 kn - 220 kn
Smart Low Cost
140 kn - 200 kn
Smart Flex
300 kn - 410 kn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
550 kn - 1.100 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bruck/Mur
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
420 kn - 650 kn
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Milan Lampugnano M1 to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
150 kn - 210 kn
Website
Union Ivkoni
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
230 kn - 290 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
230 kn - 290 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Split bus station to Ploce
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70 kn - 90 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Croatia Bus
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
140 kn - 200 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Book at
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Ploče
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70 kn - 100 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190 kn - 250 kn
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Book at
samoborcek.hr
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
270 kn - 390 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Ploce
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
120 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Stav Bus
Phone
0381 325195
Email
stavbus@stav.it
Website
stavautolinee.it
Bus from Milan to Pula
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
410 kn - 490 kn
Schedules at
stavautolinee.it
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Pula Central Bus Station to Split Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kn - 280 kn
Website
Nomago
Economy
140 kn - 200 kn
Premium
170 kn - 240 kn
Family&friends
200 kn - 280 kn
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150 kn - 190 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Ploče
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Bus from Ploče to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Ploce
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 85 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
Bus from Ploce to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 70 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
Ferry operators

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Dubrovnik is 1081 km. It takes approximately 11h 24m to drive from Milan to Dubrovnik.

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Alitalia, Brussels Airlines, Blue Air and nine other airlines offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 441+ hotels available in Dubrovnik. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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