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

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) CDG - DBV

749 kn - 2.717 kn

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Bus via Dubrovnik - Gruz 2  •  30h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Zagreb N880
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik N973

625 kn - 981 kn

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ORY - DBV

660 kn - 1.842 kn

Train, bus  •  23h 4m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Zadar bus station
  4. Take the bus from Zadar Central Bus Station to Cibaca Dubac

1.522 kn - 2.538 kn

Train, bus, ferry  •  28h 4m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Split
  3. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

1.268 kn - 1.825 kn

Bus  •  34h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Zagreb N880
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik

744 kn - 906 kn

Drive  •  18h 26m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Dubrovnik 1905.6 km

1.600 kn - 2.400 kn

Paris to Dubrovnik by bus

The bus journey time between Paris and Dubrovnik is around 2 days 3h and covers a distance of around 2138 km. The fastest bus normally takes 2 days 3h. Services are operated by FlixBus and Autobusni Promet. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2 days 3h
Fastest bus time:
2 days 3h
Bus distance:
2138 km
Buses per week:
3
Cheapest price:
744 kn
Carbon emissions:
266 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
17:00
Last bus departs at:
17:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Dubrovnik bus schedules

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International entry into Croatia from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Croatia from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Brazil, Cyprus, India, Russia, South Africa, Tanzania and United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Croatia

1.5m

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dubrovnik is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dubrovnik is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dubrovnik is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Croatia.

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Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Paris to Dubrovnik is to bus via Dubrovnik - Gruz 2, which costs €80 - €140 and takes 30h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Dubrovnik is to fly which costs €85 - €250 and takes 5h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Dubrovnik - Pile via Zagreb and Dubrovnik - Gruz 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 11m.

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The distance between Paris and Dubrovnik is 1401 km. The road distance is 1905.6 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Dubrovnik without a car is to train and bus which takes 23h 4m and costs €200 - €340.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Paris to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Dubrovnik is to fly which takes 5h 48m and costs €100 - €370. Alternatively, you can bus via Dubrovnik - Gruz 2, which costs €80 - €140 and takes 30h 11m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Dubrovnik Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Paris to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, arrive at Dubrovnik station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 1400.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Croatia Airlines, Air France and five other airlines fly from Paris to Dubrovnik every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Dubrovnik via Zagreb and Dubrovnik - Gruz 2 in around 30h 11m.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.600 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 6.000 kn
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 4.500 kn
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.400 kn
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
380 kn - 3.000 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.200 kn
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
800 kn - 3.300 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 5.500 kn
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.200 kn
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
800 kn - 1.100 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
800 kn - 950 kn
1st Class
900 kn - 1.100 kn
Train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
600 kn - 800 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
600 kn - 750 kn
1st Class
650 kn - 800 kn
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 Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
290 kn - 900 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
290 kn - 400 kn
Base Standard
500 kn - 700 kn
Base Premium
600 kn - 900 kn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
650 kn - 950 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
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 Trieste to Zadar bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
140 kn - 180 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
470 kn - 600 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
240 kn - 300 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar Central Bus Station to Cibaca Dubac
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
170 kn - 250 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Split
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
450 kn - 650 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
280 kn - 400 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140 kn - 210 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
200 kn - 260 kn
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
270 kn - 340 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Ferry operators

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Dubrovnik is 1906 km. It takes approximately 18h 26m to drive from Paris to Dubrovnik.

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Air France, Air Serbia, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 311+ hotels available in Dubrovnik. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €9.

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