During the main summer season, you will find that Dubrovnik Airport is one of the busiest in Europe. Packed with holidaymakers seeking sun, culture, and a fantastic holiday, the airport, also known as Cilipi Airport, is the third largest in the country, after Zagreb and Split. Relatively new, Dubrovnik Airport opened in 2014, and as an interesting fact, it has Croatia’s longest runway! Fun facts aside, you will need to know about flying into the airport to help you in your holiday and travel plans.

from dubrovnik airport to city center

Major airlines who fly to Dubrovnik Airport

  • Aegean Airlines
  • Aer Lingus
  • Air Berlin
  • Air Serbia
  • AirBaltic
  • ASL Airlines France
  • Austrian Airlines
  • British Airways
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Croatia Airlines
  • EasyJet
  • Enter Air
  • Eurowings
  • Finnair
  • Iberia
  • Israir
  • Jetairfly
  • Jet2
  • Lufthansa
  • Luxair
  • Monarch Airlines
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle
  • Primera Air
  • S7 Airlines
  • Scandinavian Airlines
  • SmartWings
  • Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium
  • Thomson Airways
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Ukraine International Airlines
  • Vueling
  • Volotea
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How to get from the airport to Dubrovnik Town

Dubrovnik Airport is around 13 miles southeast of the actual town, which makes it super easy to get from the airport to your destination, without having to wait hours on an airport transfer. You basically have three options:
  • Hire a car and drive
  • Take a taxi
  • Book a short shuttle transfer ahead of time

Car hire at Dubrovnik airport

There are several car hire agencies who operate at the airport, meaning you can either book before you arrive (always the best bet), or you can turn up and enquire what is available. However, there are local agents available online if you want to book your car hire before you arrive, and simply head to the agent desk when you clear customs and collect your luggage. You can find them on Go Dubrovnik Travel Guide. Start looking now, as great deals can be had from low-cost airlines into Dubrovnik. Happy Travels.
dubrovnik panorama from airplane to dubrovnik airport