Catamaran Hvar

Hvar town port

Hvar is a town on the western side of the island of Hvar, located in a large bay, protected by the archipelago of Pakleni islands. The town doesn’t have a ferry terminal, but only a catamaran port, located on the main promenade, so it is in the very centre of the town. The tickets can be bought in the ticket office on the main promenade.

Getting to and from the ferry port in Hvar town:

Hvar is a small island town and it’s catamaran port is located right in the town centre, on the main promenade. No matter where your accommodation is, it’s really close, easily reachable on foot. There’s no traffic on the main promenade, so no taxis are allowed to the catamaran port. The closest you can get by car is about 400 meters (Bus station) from where the catamaran sails, so even if you’re with luggage you will have to walk a bit.

The main bus station is located only 400 m from the catamaran port, near the main square of the town. From there you can take a bus and visit some other places on the island: Stari Grad, Jelsa, Vrboska, etc. For the exact location, click on this link:

How to get from Hvar to Split/Dubrovnik airport:

Hvar is connected with both Split and Dubrovnik by regular catamaran lines. Once you get to either one of those cities,  you will find the bus station really close to the ferry terminal. That’s where you take a shuttle bus to the airport.

Both airports are around 25 km away and the shuttle buses go approximately every 30 minutes and the ride lasts about 30-40 minutes. The one way ticket from Split to the airport is around 30 kn = 4 euros and from Dubrovnik to the airport of Dubrovnik is 40 kn = a little bit more than 5 euros.

The alternative, especially if you’re with luggage and you want to avoid all the hassle, is to take a taxi or a private transfer up to the airport.

What you can find in Hvar town ferry port:

As already mentioned above, the catamaran port in Hvar is located on the main promenade, right in the town centre, so obviously, everything you might need is very close: bars, restaurants, shop, post office, ATM-s, etc.

Address of ferry port Hvar:


21450 Hvar

GPS co-ordinates: 43.170115, 16.441091


List of the catamaran routes from Hvar:

→ Split – Hvar – Korčula

→ Split – Hvar – Vela Luka (Korčula) – Ubli (Lastovo)

→ Dubrovnik – Mljet – Korčula – Hvar – Milna (Brač) – Split

→ Dubrovnik – Korčula – Hvar – Bol – Split

→ Vis – Hvar – Milna (Brač) – Split