There are 8 ways to get from Switzerland to Dubrovnik by plane, train, car ferry, 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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Fly from Zurich  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZRH - DBV

$138 - $377

Cheapest option

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Dubrovnik

$76 - $111

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Fly from Geneva  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Dubrovnik (DBV) GVA - DBV

$101 - $432

Train, car ferry  •  22 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station Fr
  3. Take the train from Reggio Emilia Av to Bari Centrale Fr
  4. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

$205 - $297

Bus Eurolines DE  •  23 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station X06 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich ZOB to Dubrovnik

$100 - $154

Train, bus  •  27 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Split
  3. Take the bus from Split to Metkovic
  4. Take the bus from Metkovic to Dubrovnik

$148 - $243

Train, bus via Slavonski Brod  •  32 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Slavonski Brod En
  2. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod Bahnhof to Dubrovnik Zob

$158 - $255

Drive  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Dubrovnik 868 miles

$180 - $270

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The distance between Switzerland and Dubrovnik is 904 km. The road distance is 1388.8 km.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Dubrovnik without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 22 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Switzerland to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Dubrovnik is to fly which takes 4 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Dubrovnik Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Switzerland to Dubrovnik is 1389 km. It takes approximately 14 h 18 min to drive from Switzerland to Dubrovnik.

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Edelweiss Air, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Zurich 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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The best way to get from Switzerland to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 18 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Switzerland to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 565.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Switzerland and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Edelweiss Air, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines fly from Zürich to Dubrovnik 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Dubrovnik via Zürich HB, Zurich, Munich, Munich central bus station, and Munich ZOB in around 23 h 6 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Geneva to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
14 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
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 Milano Centrale to Reggio Emilia Av
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Reggio Emilia Av to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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 Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
18 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ap.hr
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varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Metkovic to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Promet Makarska
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Slavonski Brod Bahnhof to Dubrovnik Zob
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
globtour.com
Ferry operators

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