There are 6 ways to get from Zadar to Dubrovnik by bus, ferry, car, plane or towncar

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Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik

$22 - $35

5 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 931 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

$38 - $63

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Dubrovnik 219.8 miles

$40 - $65

Fly from Zadar  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAD - DBV

$86 - $211

Bus to Zagreb, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAG - DBV

$87 - $324

Uber  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Zadar to Dubrovnik 219.8 miles

$300 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Dubrovnik is to bus which costs 140 kn - 220 kn and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Dubrovnik is to drive which costs 280 kn - 410 kn and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Dubrovnik is 282 km. The road distance is 351.7 km.

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The bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik takes 6 h 20 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zadar and arriving at Dubrovnik. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Dubrovnik is to bus which takes 6 h 20 min and costs 140 kn - 220 kn. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 550 kn - 1.400 kn and takes 6 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Zadar to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 176.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Croatia Bus operates a bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik 3 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 20 min. Autobusni Promet also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Croatia Airlines, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Zadar to Dubrovnik 4 times a day.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik via Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Southend
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Bus operators
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Ferry operators
Other operators
Uber Kroatische Küste
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Zadar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Signup at
uber.com
Kombi
$500 - $700
UberX
$300 - $400
Select
$390 - $550

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