Cavtat is located south of Peljesac penninsula, at the very south of the Republic of Croatia - 18 km from Dubrovnik, and only 6 km from the Dubrovnik International Airport.


All citizens of the countries for which entry visas are requested according to Visa Regulations of the Republic of Croatia must, as a rule, obtain the visas abroad prior to the entry into the Republic of Croatia by applying to the related Embassy or Consular Office of the Republic of Croatia.

There is a possibility of issuing entry visas through a special procedure if requested by a legal entity or an individual in the Republic of Croatia by applying for visas to the relevant authorities in the Republic of Croatia (Police) for citizens of countries in which the Republic of Croatia has no embassy or consular office.

For Visa Information visit and in the Diplomatic Directory select Visa Requirement Overview.


By Air
Traveling by plane is a convinient and comfortable way to visit Dubrovnik. Many European companies have regular flights to Zagreb and from there the Croatian national carrier, Croatia Airlines, provides regular flights to Dubrovnik. The airport is called Cilipi and it is located about 18 km from the city center.

Flights and timetables

Poslovnica Dubrovnik, Brsalje 9
tel: *385 20 413 777, 413 776, fax: +385 20 413 993,
working hours: 8 - 16 h, Saturday 9 - 12 h,
web:, e-mail:
For reservations and booking call: +385 62 777 777

Teslina 5, 10000 Zagreb
tel:+385 1 616 02 46, fax: +385 1 616 02 90

Berislaviceva 2, 10000 Zagreb
tel: +385 1 616 02 16, fax: +385 1 481 96 32

Information tel: +385 800 7777, +385 1 481 96 33
Reservation tel: +385 62 777 777, +385 1 487 27 27
Airport Zagreb tel: +385 1 456 21 82, +385 1 456 22 34, fax: +385 1 721 192

International Flights from/to Zagreb:
Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Copenhagen, Duesseldorf, Frankfurt, Gothenburg, Istanbul, London, Madrid, Moscow, Munich, Paris, Prague, Rome, Sarajevo, Skopje, Stockholm, Stuttgart, Vienna, Warsaw and Zurich.

International Flights from/to Dubrovnik:
Amsterdam, Frankfurt, London, Manchester, Paris, Rome and Vienna.

Domestic Flights from/to Zagreb:
Dubrovnik, Pula, Split, Zadar

By Sea

Another pleasent way of traveling to Dubrovnik is by sea. There are international and coastal ferry lines arriving and departing from Dubrovnik. Jadrolinija is the main Croatian passenger ferry company, with the highest number of regular international and domestic lines. The other Croatian shiping and freight agency is Jadroagent Ltd.

Obala S. Radica 40, Dubrovnik
Tel: 418 000,Tel/fax: 418 111

Obala S. Radica 40, Dubrovnik
Tel: 419 000, 419 009, Fax: 419 029, E-mail:

More information can also be found on the pages of Port of Dubrovnik authority, Gruska obala 1, 20 000 Dubrovnik, Tel / Fax: +385 20 418 511

International ferry lines:
Zadar - Brbinj (Dugi otok) - Ancona;
Zadar - Ancona; Split - Ancona;
Split-Stari Grad (Hvar)-Korcula-Ancona;
Dubrovnik -Bari.

Timetables for international ferry lines arriving and departing from Dubrovnik.

By Rail

The rail network connects all major Croatian cities, except Dubrovnik. There are direct trains to Slovenia, Hungary, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Germany, Bosnia-Herzegovina and other countries. Indirect connections also exist, conecting Croatia to almost all other European countries. If you plan to travel by rail the best way is to arrive to Zagreb or Split and take the bus from there to Dubrovnik.

Informations can be obtained at: 01 4573-253, 4573-238 or at the
Croatian Railroads official pages: .

Eurocity and Intercity trains:
EC Mimara: Munich - Salzburg - Villach - Ljubljana - Zagreb;
EC Agram: Salzburg - Villach - Ljubljana - Zagreb;
IC Sava: Villach - Ljubljana - Zagreb - Belgrade;
IC Croatia: Vienna - Maribor - Zagreb;
IC Kvarner: Budapest - Koprivnica - Zagreb - Rijeka.

By Coach

The bus service offers cheaper alternative for travel across Croatia and to Dubrovnik. Throughout Dubrovnik region, even the smallest villages have some sort of bus connection. There are express buses which cover longer distances and are very comfortable. In almost every larger town, there is a bus station (Autobusna stanica or Autobusni kolodvor) where tickets are sold and timetables are clearly displayed.

In Dubrovnik the main bus terminal is located in Gruz where both local and international coaches arrive.

DUBROVNIK MAIN BUS TERMINAL, Put Republike 19, tel: +385 20 357 088

A wide variety of information for people traveling to Croatia was prepared by the Croatian National Tourist Board.