Travel Information

GETTING TO DUBROVNIK 

DIEM travelBy plane

The Dubrovnik International Airport is well connected to many major cities of the world, either directly or by the international airports in Zagreb and Split.

Regular bus service by Atlas buses runs from the airport to the central bus station in Gruž. Buses depart after each scheduled flight arrival, and the ticket costs 35 KN (or 5 EUR). The drive takes about 30 minutes. On the way buses stop at Pile (at the entrance into the Old City), from where you can take a local city bus (line 6) to the Conference venue.

Buses heading for the airport leave from the central bus station 90 minutes before scheduled Croatia Airlines or Austrian Airlines flight departures, and 120 minutes before scheduled departures of other airlines. They also make one stop near the Old City, next to the cable car station.

You can also take a taxi from the airport (cost €40 approximately).

Croatia Airlines

Croatia Airlines is the official carrier of the "4th Dubrovnik International Economic Meeting DIEM 2019".

As the official carrier Croatia Airlines will grant 20% discount on certain airfares for according to the following:

The discount is applied to:

  • tickets bought on the Croatia Airlines website http://www.croatiaairlines.com/?langid=en from 2019/02/06 to 2019/09/28
  • flights in the period from 2019/09/20 to 2019/09/30
  • Croatia Airlines (OU) operating flights only, including Air Nostrum (YW) flights operated on behalf of Croatia Airlines.  

How do you use the promo code?

  • In order to obtain the discount, you need to indicate that you have a promo code (tick the box) on the search page and at the step 3. PAY enter the promotion code in the appropriate field. Promo code will be sent by e-mail to conference participants.
  • The discount is applicable to all passengers in one reservation.      

Special remarks

  • The discount is applicable to ticket fare only, all taxes and charges have to be paid in full amount.
  • The number of reservations to which the code can be applied is limited.
  • Changes and reimbursement depend on the tariff terms and conditions. If the tariff conditions allow changes (with or without additional charge), the discount will not be applied to the new ticket.

 

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT GETTING BY PLANE:

Radio Taxi Dubrovnik: www.taxiservicedubrovnik.com

DIEM travelBy bus

Inter-city buses arrive at the central bus station in Gruž. From there you can take city bus lines 1a, 1b or 3 to Pile stop (Old City), from where the bus line 6 takes you to the Conference venue, University of Dubrovnik, Department of Economics and Business Economics.

DIEM travelBy car

More information about traffic and road conditions can be found at the following website:

 

OTHER INFORMATION

Local transport Pile (Old City) is also the main stop for Libertas city buses. Line 6 will take you straight to the Conference venue. City bus tickets are 12 Kn if bought at stalls (there is a clearly marked orange stall at Pile) and 15 Kn if bought directly on the bus. If you buy the ticket on the bus, exact small change is expected. You can also buy city bus tickets at newspaper vendors, hotels and tourist agencies.

More information: Libertas city buses: http://libertasdubrovnik.hr/ 
Map of city bus lines:  http://libertasdubrovnik.com/mreza-linija/

VISA TRAVEL INFORMATION Information about the visa regime between the Republic of Croatia and all other countries can be found on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration: www.mfa.hr

The Consular Affairs Department at the Croatian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration heartily welcomes all visitors / tourists visiting Croatia.

ADDITIONALLY, AN IMPORTANT NOTICE IN CASE THAT YOU NEED A VISA FOR CROATIA!!!

In order to get a visa for Croatia you should contact the nearest Diplomatic Mission or Consular Office of Croatia. They will provide all necessary information. In order to get visa requirements overview, you need to go to the web site  www.mfa.hr, where you can get necessary information in English.

Unfortunately, there is no possibility to send an individual invitation letter from our side. Instead, a joint list of all accepted participants will be sent to the Croatian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

In order to speed up the procedure of getting a visa, an accompanying letter regarding the auspices together with the list of participants who require visa will be sent to the Croatian embassies worldwide via Croatian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Thus, the Legal Person's Letter of Guarantee Form will not be needed. For that reason, you should send us (to our contact person: info@diem-dubrovnik.com) the following data:

  • date and place of birth, nationality, passport number, place of issue and validity of travel documents
  • duration of your stay in Croatia
  • your accommodation in Croatia.




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