Travel and Accommodation

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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.

Transportation time table to the island of Hvar for the September 2012:

  • Catamaran (no cars):
Split -- Hvar 11:30, every day
Split -- Hvar 15:00, every day
Split -- Hvar 17:00, every day

Hvar -- Split 6:30, every day except Sunday
Hvar -- Split 9:00, on Sunday
the trip takes about 1 hour

  • Car ferry:
Split -- Stari Grad 1:30(Jul, 1- Sep,1), 5:00, 8:30*, 11:00, 14:30, 17:00 and 20:30, every day
Stari Grad -- Split 5:30*, 7:45, 11:30*, 14:00, 17:30, 20:00 and 23:00(Jun, 30 - Sep, 2), every day
the trip takes about 2 hours from Split to Stari Grad; from Stari Grad to Hvar there is a bus connection (approx. 20 km)

* From July, 7th till August 25th on Saturday sails from Split at 8:00 and from Stari Grad at 5:00 and 11:00

  • Catamaran (no cars):
Split -- Bol (Brač) -- Jelsa 16:00, every day except Friday. On Friday departure from split is at 16:30,
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

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.


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

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