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There are 9 ways to get from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik by train, plane, bus 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, fly to Dubrovnik  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dubrovnik (DBV) AMS - DBV

$88 - $322

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Train, fly to Tivat, bus  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Tivat (TIV) AMS - TIV
  3. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik

$172 - $490

Train, bus Eurolines DE  •  27 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  4. Take the bus from Munich ZOB to Dubrovnik

$246 - $369

Bus Eurolines DE  •  31 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Munich, Munich central bus station N93
  2. Take the bus from Munich ZOB to Dubrovnik

$127 - $195

Train, bus via Zagreb  •  33 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...
  5. Take the train from Zagreb to Split
  6. Take the bus from Split to Dubrovnik

$264 - $410

Train, bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  37 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dubrovnik

Bus Sonnen-Busreisen Prosic  •  38 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Sarajevo
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Dubrovnik

$98 - $165

Drive, train  •  19 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Dubrovnik

$298 - $454

Drive  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik 1203.4 miles

$290 - $430

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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik is to bus which costs 85€ - 150€ and takes 38 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS and arriving at Dubrovnik via Munich ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 44 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Dubrovnik is 1451 km. The road distance is 1925.4 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik without a car is to train and bus which takes 27 h 18 min and costs 210€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dubrovnik Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Rotterdam to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Dubrovnik station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Dubrovnik is 1925 km. It takes approximately 18 h 33 min to drive from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik.

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  • Distance: 906.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Rotterdam to Dubrovnik via Munich ZOB in around 31 h 44 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Tivat via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dubrovnik via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dubrovnik via Pula
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dubrovnik via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dubrovnik via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dubrovnik via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
12 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
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
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Munich ZOB to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
17 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
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 Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
32 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Sonnen-Busreisen Prosic
Phone
+387 (0)37 314 378
Email
info@prosicbus.com
Website
prosicbus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
31 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Schedules at
prosicbus.com
Centrotrans Eurolines

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