There are 8 ways to get from Plovdiv to Dubrovnik by bus, car, train or plane

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Bus via Herceg Novi  •  19 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
  3. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Herceg Novi
  4. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik

$50 - $77

7 alternative options

Bus  •  22 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Dubrovnik

$56 - $83

Bus Hafet Tours  •  24 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Velingrad
  2. Take the bus from Velingrad to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Tetovo to Dubrovnik

$121 - $145

Drive  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Plovdiv to Dubrovnik 555 miles

$100 - $160

Train to Sofia, fly to Dubrovnik  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Iskarsko Shose
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Dubrovnik (DBV) SOF - DBV

$143 - $403

Train to Sofia, fly to Tivat, bus  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Iskarsko Shose
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Tivat (TIV) SOF - TIV
  3. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik

$177 - $381

Bus to Kavala, fly to Dubrovnik  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Xanthi
  2. Fly from Kavala (KVA) to Dubrovnik (DBV) KVA - DBV

$201 - $883

Train to Sofia, fly to Podgorica, bus  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Iskarsko Shose
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Podgorica (TGD) SOF - TGD
  3. Take the bus from Sutomore to Dubrovnik

$135 - $294

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Plovdiv to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Plovdiv and arriving at Dubrovnik via Sofia, Kumanovo and Herceg Novi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 38 min.

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The distance between Plovdiv and Dubrovnik is 549 km. The road distance is 888 km.

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The best way to get from Plovdiv to Dubrovnik without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 19 h 38 min to get from Plovdiv to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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Plovdiv to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Plovdiv station.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Plovdiv to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Royal Travel Cetinje, arrive at Dubrovnik station.

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Dubrovnik is 1 h behind Plovdiv. It is currently 1:40 AM in Plovdiv and 12:40 AM in Dubrovnik.

Yes, the driving distance between Plovdiv to Dubrovnik is 888 km. It takes approximately 11 h 36 min to drive from Plovdiv to Dubrovnik.

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Travel Service, Austrian Airlines, Aegean Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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  • Distance: 343.3 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 38 min

What companies run services between Plovdiv, Bulgaria and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Plovdiv to Dubrovnik via Sofia, Kumanovo, and Herceg Novi in around 19 h 38 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Kavala to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Kavala to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kavala to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Podgorica via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Sofia to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Hebros Bus Ltd.
Phone
032 65 78 11
Email
office@hebrosbus.com
Website
hebrosbus.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hebrosbus.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Kumanovo to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ms.mk
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Tetovo to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Patnicheski prevozi Blagoevgrad
Phone
073/88 40 09
Email
p.prevozi.blg@abv.bg
Website
pprevoziblg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Velingrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pprevoziblg.com
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Velingrad to Skopje
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
KTEL Xanthis
Phone
25410 27200
Email
info@ktelxanthis.gr
Website
ktelxanthis.gr
Bus from Plovdiv to Xanthi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelxanthis.gr
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Sutomore to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
bozur.net

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