If you are visiting Island Mljet and are bringing your car, the only ferry option you have is the car ferry from Prapratno to Sobra, the 45 minute ferry trip operate year round, in June, July, August and September there is up to 5 daily ferry departures, the rest of the year up to 4 daily. On the car ferry there is mainly inside seating, but if you are fast you might manage to catch one of the few seating options outside.
Prapratno Sobra , 2021-11-29
Map travel route Prapratno - Sobra
FAQ – Prapratno – Sobra ferry
First of all you can not book a ticket for a specific departure, what you have booked / bought is a day ticket, valid for any of the day’s departures. What time you have be at the ferry port to catch a specific departure depends on weather it is a busy travel day or not, if not busy, 30-40 minutes before should be fine, if it is a busy or really busy travel day e.g. a saturday in the main season, you might need to be at the port 2 hours or more before.
The ferry operator Jadrolinija has a set of rules for bringing pets which you need to follow!
Unfortunately there is only one daily bus from Sobra to the National park Mljet, so you will have to take a taxi or get a ride with some of the other ferry guests.
As mentioned above, the ferry connection Prapratno – Sobra is the only car ferry connection to the Island, but there are other catamaran / foot passenger ferries from several other places – see list below.
Yes there is a coffee bar, where you can buy cold and hot drinks as well as ice cream and snacks.
Other ferries to Mljet Island
Prices ferry Prapratno – Sobra
The price for a one way adult ticket in the summer season is 28 Kuna, for children between 3-12 years the price is 15 Kuna, If you are bring a car to Island Mljet, the price for a regular sized car is 140 Kn, to which you have to add the price of the passenger tickets, so if you are 4 adults in a car, you pay 4 * 28 Kuna + the 140 Kuna for the car, in total 252 Kuna. for the return ticket from Sobra to Prapratno, you will have to pay the same price as there is no return ticket discount.