There are 8 ways to get from Padua to Dubrovnik by train, plane, shuttle, car ferry, bus, night bus, 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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Train to Venice, fly to Dubrovnik  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Padova to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Dubrovnik (DBV) VCE - DBV

$100 - $492

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Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Padova to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Dubrovnik

$58 - $87

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Train, shuttle to Zagreb, fly to Dubrovnik  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Padova to Trieste Centrale
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Zagreb Airport
  3. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAG - DBV

$126 - $632

Fly Venice to Bari, car ferry  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Bari (BRI) VCE - BRI
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

$60 - $253

Train, car ferry  •  16 h 45 min

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

$144 - $186

Bus Globtour  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Padua, Padova to Trieste N406 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trieste Zob to Dubrovnik Zob

$71 - $108

Night bus, ferry  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Take the night bus from Padua, Padova to Split N535
  2. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

$68 - $108

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Padua to Dubrovnik 538.6 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Padua to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Padua, Padova and arriving at Dubrovnik Zob via Trieste Zob. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 40 min.

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The distance between Padua and Dubrovnik is 583 km. The road distance is 861.8 km.

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The best way to get from Padua to Dubrovnik without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 16 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Padua to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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Padua to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Padua, Padova station.

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Dubrovnik Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Padua to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Globtour, arrive at Dubrovnik Zob station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Padua to Dubrovnik is 862 km. It takes approximately 9 h 24 min to drive from Padua to Dubrovnik.

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easyJet and Croatia Airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 3776+ hotels available in Dubrovnik. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Padua to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 364.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

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

You can take a bus from Padua to Dubrovnik via Trieste and Trieste Zob in around 17 h 40 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Venice to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Venice to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
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 Padova to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Padova to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Padova to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Padova to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Padua, Padova to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Padua, Padova to Split
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Padova to Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Pula to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
15 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Ferry operators

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