Dubrovnik to Split

The ferry Dubrovnik to Split used to be operated with a car ferry. Nowadays the route is operated by Jadrolinija and Krilo, which each have a daily fast ferry (passenger-only catamaran) running between the cities in the summer period. The route from Krilo drives on the following route Dubrovnik – Sobra on Island Mljet, Korcula old town – Makarska – Bol on Island Brac – Split, sailing time is about 5 hours. The route from Jadrolinija has a different route which is Dubrovnik – Korčula town – Hvar town – Bol on Brac – Split, driving time for this route is about 6 hours.

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Dubrovnik to Split ferry FAQs

How long is the ferry from Dubrovnik to Split?

The sailing time for the fast ferry is about 5h

Why are there fewer departures in the winter months?

The catamarans do not operate at that time of the year, they operate from around mid-April to mid-October, outside of this period, you only have the option to take a bus from Dubrovnik to Split. The trip with the bus takes about 4 hours.

Is it better to take the train from Dubrovnik to Split?

For sure not, as there are no trains between the two cities.

Can I take my bike on the ferry?

On the departure with Krilo catamaran you can bring a bicycle but only if you purchased a ticket for you and the bike upfront, as the space is limited.

Can I cancel my ticket for the ferry Dubrovnik to Split?

Jadrolinija and Krilo have individual rules for cancelling tickets purchased online, so you will have to check the cancellation policy of the company you have booked with.

What is the policy regarding pets on ferry?

You can see the rules for bringing a pet on the Krilo catamarans here, and for the Jadrolinija catamaran here.

Can you reserve a seat on the ferry?

Seating on board the fast ferry is free, but as Dubrovnik is the first port on the trip, you can get seats next to each other if you make sure to be early in line for the boarding in Dubrovnik.

Are there any catering services on the catamarans?

Yes, there is a coffee bar, where you can buy drinks and snacks.

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