you can come to Dubrovnik from Central and West Europe in several ways
1. Via Rijeka - motorway and continental highway: Rijeka - Senj - Žuta Lokva - Gospić - Dugopolje (motorway) - Vrgorac - Ploče - Dubrovnik.
2. Combining the Adriatic Highway (along the coast) and the highway: Rijeka - Senj - Karlobag - Maslenica - Split (motorway) - Makarska - Ploče - Dubrovnik.
There are different possibilities of combining the coastal highway and motorway. The Adriatic Highway will enable you to enjoy seaside scenery, while the motorway through the continental part of the country offers a different but equally attractive landscape.
From Central Europe:
1. Via Zagreb
Zagreb - Karlovac - Žuta Lokva - Gospić - Dugopolje (motorway) - Vrgorac - Ploče - Dubrovnik. This route can also be combined with the Adriatic Highway.
2. Via Osijek (through Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Osijek - Slavonski Brod (or Brčko) - Sarajevo - Mostar -Metković - Dubrovnik /
Sarajevo - Foča - Trebinje - Dubrovnik
For selecting a route from your destination to Dubrovnik please visit:
Croatian Auto Club: www.hak.hr
Several petrol stations are situated by the access road to- and in Dubrovnik, some of which work 24 hours.