SNAV is one of the largest ferry companies operating in Southern Europe. This company connects mainland Italy with Sicily, the Pontine islands, Aeolian islands, Capri island, Ischia island and Flegree island. On international routes, SNAV connects Italy with Croatia and Greece. SNAV operates car ferry route from Italian port of Ancona to Split in Croatia. In 2013 ferry service starts 27th April and ends 6th September. There are two alternative ferry companies that connect Ancona with Split throughout the year: Jadrolinija and Blue Line.