Sailing between Dubrovnik and Hvar is the fastest inexpensive way of traveling between two of the most popular destinations in Croatia. Currently, the Dubrovnik to Hvar ferry route is operated with fast ferries (passengers only) from the companies Jadrolinija and Krilo, the trip takes about 3 hours and 30 minutes, on the way the Krilo fast ferry stop in Pomena on Mljet and in Korcula, the fast ferry from Jadrolinija stops in Korcula. During the winter season, it is not possible to travel by sea, at that time of the year the best way to travel is to take a bus from Dubrovnik to Split and then take a catamaran from there on to Hvar.
Dubrovnik Hvar town , 2022-01-18
Dubrovnik to Hvar ferry FAQs
The sailing time from Dubrovnik to Hvar is about 3 hours and 30 minutes.
No, unfortunately not, there are seats for all passengers on the catamaran, but seating is free. So if you need to have seats next to each other, you need to make sure to be first in line for the embarkation.
On catamarans operated by Jadrolinija, you can not bring your bike, on Krilo Jet catamaran you can but you have to buy a ticket for the bicycle up front as there are only a few spaces.
To see the exact location of the ferry port in Dubrovnik, and the place from where the catamaran departs, please check out our info about the port in Dubrovnik.
Yes, Dubrovnik taxis can drop you up a few meters from where the fast ferry departs.
No, you need to buy a ticket before either online or from one of the selling points on the port in Dubrovnik, be aware that in summer catamarans are often sold out, so buy the ticket at least one day ahead.
Yes, there is a toilet on all catamarans sailing from Dubrovnik to Hvar.
No, usually there is no difference in the price, except with occasionally online special offers.
During the process of buying a ticket, discount options, if any will be listed.
No, the catamaran is obligated to follow the official timetable.
Yes, you can do a day trip. The earliest catamaran arrives in Hvar at around 10.30h and leaves to Dubrovnik at about 18.00h. Therefore, you have several hours to explore Hvar town. Please note these hours apply to the summer schedule.
Popular ferries from Dubrovnik
|Dubrovnik – Lopud||Dubrovnik – Bol||Dubrovnik – Korcula|
|Dubrovnik – Mljet||Dubrovnik – Split||Dubrovnik – Šipanska Luka|