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There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Dubrovnik by plane, bus or train

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 to Dubrovnik  •  27h 7m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Dubrovnik (DBV) SYD - DBV

4.542 kn - 10.142 kn

Cheapest option

Fly to Belgrade, bus  •  33h 26m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Belgrade (BEG) SYD - BEG
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Zvornik
  3. Take the bus from Zvornik to Trebinje

4.431 kn - 9.457 kn

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Fly to Tivat, bus  •  29h 57m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Tivat (TIV) SYD - TIV
  2. Take the bus from Vitaljina to Dubrovnik

8.173 kn - 17.222 kn

Fly to Podgorica, train, bus  •  33h 57m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Podgorica (TGD) SYD - TGD
  2. Take the train from Aerodrom to Bar
  3. Take the bus from Bar to Dubrovnik

5.668 kn - 13.200 kn

Fly to Sarajevo, train, bus  •  34h 58m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Sarajevo (SJJ) SYD - SJJ
  2. Take the train from Sarajevo to Čapljina
  3. Take the bus from Čapljina to Dubrovnik

6.198 kn - 14.326 kn

Fly to Tirana, bus  •  38h 33m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Tirana (TIA) SYD - TIA
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Kotor
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik

5.832 kn - 13.471 kn

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International entry into Croatia from Australia

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days prior to boarding
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Yes, entry into Croatia is currently allowed from Australia.

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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

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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.

Yes, entry into Australia from Croatia is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 18 Apr 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Dubrovnik is to fly and bus which costs $850 - $2,000 and takes 33h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Dubrovnik is to fly which costs $900 - $2,100 and takes 27h 7m.

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The distance between Sydney and Dubrovnik is 15861 km.

It takes approximately 27h 7m to get from Sydney to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sydney Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 23h 50m and has one stopover.

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Dubrovnik is 8h behind Sydney. It is currently 7:42 AM in Sydney and 11:42 PM in Dubrovnik.

Emirates, Flydubai, Alitalia and six other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 7655+ hotels available in Dubrovnik. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 15860.6 km
  • Duration: 27h 7m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Emirates, Flydubai and seven other airlines fly from Sydney to Dubrovnik once daily.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Podgorica via Singapore Changi, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 15.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Podgorica via Ngurah Rai, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 15.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Podgorica via Tan Son Nhat, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 15.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Podgorica via Phuket, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 15.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Singapore Changi, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Ngurah Rai, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Tan Son Nhat, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Belgrade via Singapore Changi, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.200 kn - 11.000 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
29h 47m
When
Friday
Estimated price
4.900 kn - 12.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
4.500 kn - 10.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tivat via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Podgorica via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 13.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 14.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 13.000 kn
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
4.300 kn - 12.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tivat via Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 19.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 15.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Belgrade via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.000 kn - 11.000 kn
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
4.500 kn - 10.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tivat via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Podgorica via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 13.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 14.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 13.000 kn
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Sydney to Tivat via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tivat via Ngurah Rai, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
8.000 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Podgorica via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 13.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 14.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Doha, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 13.000 kn
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sydney to Tivat via Hong Kong, Munich
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
8.500 kn - 20.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Sarajevo via Hong Kong, Munich
Ave. Duration
30h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 17.000 kn
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Abu Dhabi, Athens
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 14.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Doha, Athens
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 13.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Dubai, Athens
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 15.000 kn
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Doha, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 13.000 kn
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Dubai, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 15.000 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Doha, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.600 kn - 11.000 kn
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
4.900 kn - 12.000 kn
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Doha, Athens
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
4.400 kn - 10.000 kn
SkyUp
Website
skyup.aero
Flights from Sydney to Tivat via Doha, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
7.500 kn - 17.000 kn
Red Wings
Website
flyredwings.com
Flights from Sydney to Tivat via Singapore Changi, Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
7.500 kn - 23.000 kn
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sydney to Podgorica via Singapore Changi, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 19.000 kn
Albawings
Website
albawings.com
Flights from Sydney to Tirana via Dubai, Venice
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 16.000 kn
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Belgrade via Doha
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
4.100 kn - 9.000 kn
Train operators
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Aerodrom to Bar
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15 kn - 28 kn
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Second Class
15 kn - 19 kn
First Class
23 kn - 28 kn
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Sarajevo to Čapljina
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Bar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55 kn - 70 kn
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40 kn - 50 kn
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Čapljina to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
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 Čapljina to Dubrovnik bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
60 kn - 75 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Centrotrans Eurolines
Phone
+387 33 770 800
Email
info@centrotrans.com
Website
centrotrans.com
Bus from Čapljina to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45 kn - 140 kn
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Kotor
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
180 kn - 230 kn
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bozur
Blue Line
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Kotor Central Bus Station to Dubrovnik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35 kn - 39 kn
Website
Blue Line
Drina Trans
Phone
+387 56 260-077
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Beograd to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
60 kn - 80 kn
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Bus from Zvornik to Trebinje
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
bstours.rs

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