The island of Korcula is among the most popular travel destinations in Croatia. If you are reaching this beautiful island from Dubrovnik, there are plenty ways to this this.
You can choose to catch one of high-speed catamarans sailing on this route, take a bus, book a private car transfer or drive on this route. If you are landing to Dubrovnik airport and heading to Korcula one option is to take shuttle van operated by KORKYRA agency.
Below you can find more details about the main transport options from Dubrovnik to Korcula/Korcula to Dubrovnik.
If you choose to travel from Dubrovnik to Korcula by catamaran you have several options available. KRILO, JADROLINIJA and TP LINE are companies running catamarans on this route but only during the summer season (April until the end of October).
Private ferry company KRILO run seasonal service that operates between Split and Dubrovnik with stops on several islands including Korcula (Old Town). This service is daily and the journey time is around 2 hours.
There are two different catamarans with following stops:
Both catamarans depart from Dubrovnik in the mid-afternoon and from Korcula in the morning hours. Tickets for these catamarans can be bought from AVANSA TRAVEL agency in Dubrovnik port or from KAPETAN LUKA office in Korcula.
You can also book your tickets online through BOOKAWAY web-site (Free Cancellation & Mobile Ticketing) to avoid waiting in long queues once your are on your holidays.
During the peak summer months (June to September), JADROLINIJA has catamaran that sails between Dubrovnik and Split with stops on Korcula, Hvar and Brac (Bol).
This JADROLINIJA catamaran departs from Dubrovnik in the morning and from Korcula in the early evening. The service is daily and the journey time is 2 hours. Tickets for this catamaran can be booked in any Jadrolinija office or online.
Private ferry company TP LINE operates daily catamaran from Dubrovnik to Korcula (which also stops at Sobra and Polace on the island of Mljet on the way). Journey time between Dubrovnik and Korcula is 2 hours 30 minutes. Tickets for this catamaran can be purchased in front of the ship on the day of departure or online through TP LINE web-site.
TP LINE also runs a year-round passenger boat service between Dubrovnik and the island of Lastovo with stop on Korcula. Journey time to Korcula is just over 2 hours. Departure from Dubrovnik is in the early afternoon hours and from Korcula in the morning.
If you are landing to Dubrovnik airport and continue your travel to Korcula you can take shuttle vans operated by KORKYRA AGENCY. This service is available several times a day (beginning of June until end of October) and the journey time is 2 hours 50 minutes.
These shuttle vans connect Dubrovnik airport with Orasac, Slano, Prapratno, Trpanj, Orebic, Korcula Town, Lumbarda, Brna and Vela Luka. For the latest schedule, prices and booking visit BOOKAWAY WEB-SITE.
There is a daily bus from Dubrovnik to the island of Korcula, which uses the above-mentioned ferry routes. This bus route is operated by Arriva company.
The island of Korcula is situated very close to the land - Peljesac peninsula. If you are driving from Dubrovnik to Korcula, you need to reach the town of Orebic, from where you can catch regular car ferry to Domince on Korcula, which is suburb on the edge of Korcula town.
JADROLINIJA operates this route all-year long with frequent daily sailings (almost every hour). Journey time is about 30 minutes. Check the latest sailing schedule and book your tickets on JADROLINIJA web-site.