Dubrovnik International Airport


Dubrovnik International Airport (IATA code: DBV) is located in Croatia. The popular airport serves approximately 15 million passengers a year from its main terminal and single runway.  The airport property is located on the western coastline of Croatia along the shores of the Adriatic Sea in the Dalmatian region of the country. The airport serves as a hub for Croatia Airlines and provides a variety of destinations and routes to both domestic and international travelers.

Brief History

Dubrovnik International Airport began operations in 1962. Today the airport lays claim to an ultra-modern passenger terminal. The original terminal was demolished and replaced by a new one in 2010 with a capacity to handle approximately 2 million passengers a year. Additional expansion of the terminal is planned for 2015.


dubrovnik-airport 500x342Facilities at Dubrovnik International Airport are located throughout the main passenger terminal. Services include coffee shops in the domestic and international departure lounges, duty-free shopping in the international departure lounge, banking services, luggage wrapping services, and exchange bureaus in the international arrival and departure lounges. Additional services provided by the airport facilities include ATM machines, small duty-free shops, snack bars and a coffee shop as well as a VIP and business lounge.

Car Hire Services

Car hire services at Dubrovnik International Airport are plentiful with over a dozen options from both internationally known and domestic car hire agencies. The current size of the airport makes access to and from car rental stations to vehicles easy. Rental car agencies are located on the south side of the international departures terminal and accessible by foot or shuttle bus services. Car hire providers located at the airport include but are not limited to:

For more information regarding car options, types, sizes, and pickup and drop-off times, call the numbers provided or access provider websites. Keep in mind that, as with other popular airports in Europe, to book a car rental ahead of arrival, especially during the height of summer to ensure that a car is available when you land.

For additional information regarding Dubrovnik International Airport and its services, access their website at www.airport-dubrovnik.hr or contact them at + 385 20 773 100.  The airport is located at 20213 Cilipi – Konavle, Croatia.