This popular airport is located in the south of Croatia close to two other Balkan countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro. Dubrovnik is also called the ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’, because the old walled city is so beautiful. Below the taxiway of Dubrovnik Airport is Đurović Cave, a cave transformed into a wine cellar that is open to the public.
In the summer it can get very busy in Dubrovnik, mainly in July and August and especially during the day. Dubrovnik is frequently visited by cruise ship passengers and Game of Thrones fans. Dubrovnik was an important filming location for the series Game of Thrones (King’s Landing). June 2019 was a special month for Dubrovnik Airport, with the first-ever direct flights by Ryanair (Dublin) and American Airlines (Philadelphia).
Where is Dubrovnik Airport situated?
Dubrovnik Airport is located south-east of the city, near the town of Čilipi. You can reach the third busiest airport in Croatia by the D8 road.
How many terminals does Dubrovnik Airport have?
Dubrovnik Airport has one terminal consisting of an Arrivals hall (TB) and Departures hall (TC). Terminal B is used for arriving passengers. Terminal C is intended for departing passengers, here you will find the check-in counters. The runway of the airport is 3,300 metres long.
A good alternative for flying to or from Dubrovnik Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Croatia.
|Tivat Airport (Montenegro)||41km|
|Podgorica Airport (Montenegro)||83km|
|Sarajevo Airport (Bosnia and Herzegovina)||141km|
|Tirana Airport (Albania)||174km|
The distance from Dubrovnik Airport to the centre of Dubrovnik is 20 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Dubrovnik.
From DBV Airport to Dubrovnik City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Dubrovnik Airport by public transport. Visit the Dubrovnik Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Dubrovnik Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Dubrovnik Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Dubrovnik is about HRK 300.-. Book your taxi at Dubrovnik Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From DBV Airport to Dubrovnik City centre by Taxi
At Dubrovnik Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Hertz, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), National (Enterprise Holdings), Europcar, Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Dubrovnik Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Dubrovnik Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Croatia Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Dubrovnik
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Dubrovnik Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Dubrovnik: Old Town & City Walls 2 Walk Combo Ticket
Experience the best of Dubrovnik with this combination package of 2 enjoyable walks. Enjoy a 1.5-hour walking tour of the Old Town and a 2-hour tour of the City Walls to see the city's most interesting places and the fortifications surrounding it.
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