Travel and Accommodation


Split on the mainland (served by an international airport) is connected with the island of Hvar by several local lines according to the time table given below.

NOTE: Catamaran and ferry timetable can be eventually a subject of change - to be absolutely 100% sure please check official Jadrolinija or Krilo Jet websites.

Transportation time table to the island of Hvar for September 2016:

  • Catamaran Split -- Hvar (no cars):
Split -- Hvar 10:30, 15:00 and 17:00, every day (operated by Jadrolinija) 
Split -- Hvar 07:40, every day (operated by Krilo Jet)
Split -- Hvar 15:15, only on Tuesday (operated by Krilo Jet)

Hvar -- Split 6:35, every day except Sunday or holiday (operated by Jadrolinija)
Hvar -- Split 8:00, every day (operated by Jadrolinija)
Hvar -- Split 8:15, only on Tuesday (operated by Krilo Jet)
Hvar -- Split 9:15, only on Sunday or holiday (operated by Jadrolinija)
Hvar -- Split 13:00, every day (operated by Jadrolinija)
Hvar -- Split 19:15, every day (operated by Krilo Jet)
The trip takes about 1 hour.
  • Car ferry:
Split -- Stari Grad 5:00, 8:30, 11:00, 14:30, 17:00 and 20:30, every day (operated by Jadrolinija)
Stari Grad -- Split 5:30, 7:45, 11:30, 14:00, 17:30 and 20:00, every day (operated by Jadrolinija)
The trip with ferry takes about 2 hours from Split to Stari Grad; from Stari Grad to Hvar there is a bus connection or taxi (approx. 15 km).
  • Catamaran Split -- Bol (Brač) -- Jelsa (no cars):
Split -- Jelsa 16:30, every day
Jelsa -- Split 6:00, every day except Sunday (operated by Jadrolinija)
Jelsa -- Split 7:00, only on Sunday (operated by Jadrolinija)
The trip takes about 90 minutes; Jelsa is also on the island of Hvar and there is a bus connection to Hvar (approx. 30 km).  

Additional information can be found at the website Map of all Jadrolinija ferry and catamaran lines in Split area are available here.  
NOTE: after 2.10.2016 Jadrolinija catamaran and ferry timetable changes (out of season schedule - less available connections)!

NOTE : The trip by the airport bus from the Split airport to the harbour takes about 30-45 min.
The tickets for catamarans can be bought in the kiosk "Jadrolinija" few meters away from the final bus-stop (see the map of Split harbour or Google maps view of Split harbour).
When buying the ferry/catamaran tickets ask where/when you have to embark.
Places on catamarans are limited, however it is possible to buy ticket 1 day in advance. Ferry will accept virtually unlimited number of persons. 


Information about the island of Hvar and accommodation possibilities in Hvar can be found under:

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