The foot passenger only fast ferry from Novalja to Zadar is only operated in the main summer season.
The catamaran sails the following route Rijeka, Krk, Rab (Lopar) – Novalja – Zadar. The departure time from Novalja is 11:00, be at the port at least 30 minutes before departure, or buy it online here a day before.
The departure location in Novalja is in the centre of town.
As an alternative to travelling with the catamaran, there are several daily buses between the cities. The travel time for the catamaran and the bus is similar.
NOTE: In 2020 and 2021 this route did not operated do to COVID-19, it has not yet be announced weather the route will resume in 2022 or not.