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Dubrovnik Bus Station

Dubrovnik’s main bus station or terminal (locally called Autobusni Kolodvor) is located right next to the ferry terminal in Gruž harbour/suburb on about 3 km from the Old Town (see the map below).

the main bus terminal in dubrovnik

It is a modern and large, recently built terminal which features bus information and booking window, baggage (luggage) storage, very useful Dubrovnik Tourist Board Information window, pay toilets, ATM machine, public telephone boxes, newsagent stand…

A small shop where you can buy necessary items, as well as Croatian phone cards, is also there while larger Konzum supermarket is nearby too.

The terminal is very practical and well organised with a large shaded waiting area which is pretty useful in the summer months if you have to wait for a bus for longer.

All buses from and to Dubrovnik depart and arrive at this bus station including all international bus lines as well as buses to major Croatian places (like Split). Bus to Dubrovnik Airport also departs from here.

The Station has a very good local bus connections with other parts of the town as several local buses run from here to the Old Town, Lapad, Ploče, Kono or Sveti Jakov.

You can get following local buses from this station (see bus map):

• Bus 1, 1a, 1b, 3 to Pile (Entrance in the Old Town) (see video)
• Bus 7 to Lapad and Babin Kuk
• Bus 8 to Ploče and Sveti Jakov

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If none of the local buses is suitable, handy taxi station is also part of the terminal from where taxi driver should take you to any part of the town for up to 100 HRK (15 Euro)

See all local Dubrovnik buses

bus terminal in gruz, dubrovnik

Bus Tickets Booking

  • You can not reserve or book bus tickets online. Yes, you can book your bus tickets online. You can also buy your ticket as soon as you arrive in Dubrovnik for a departure of several days or weeks in advance. I would recommend you to do that especially in the summer as buses get very busy at the time, so you can find yourself stranded for a day (or even two) in Dubrovnik. In case you prefer to choose your seating, buying a ticket well in advance is also advisable. As buses leave and arrive almost 24 hrs a day, this main bus station is open from very early in the morning until quite late at night.


Above photo: Dubrovnik’s bus tickets (12 Kuna one way)

The main bus station in Dubrovnik

The main bus stop in Dubrovnik is called “Autobusni Kolodvor”

Bus stop for local buses at the main bus station in Dubrovnik

A bus stop for local buses at the main bus station in Dubrovnik  – bus station to the old town

Map of Dubrovnik Bus Station:

Bus Station Address: Dubrovnik Bus Terminal, Obala pape Ivana Pavla II 44 A,20000 Dubrovnik  Tel: +385 20 356 004, Information: 060 305 070

GPS Coordinates: 42.662955, 18.083185

See also other info about arrival in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik's main bus station