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 do this.
You can choose from taking one of high-speed catamarans (TP LINE, KRILO or JADROLINIJA), a bus ride or book the private car transfer. If landing to Dubrovnik airport, there is a shuttle van service operated by Korkyra agency (2 hours 50 minutes journey).
Check out below more details about each way of travel between Dubrovnik and the island and Korcula and decide which one is the most suitable for you.
If you choose to travel from Dubrovnik to Korcula by catamaran you have several options available. KRILO, TP Line and JADROLINIJA are companies running catamarans on this route but only during the summer season (April until the end of October).
TP LINE runs a high-speed catamaran that operates a route between Dubrovnik and Split with stops on the islands of Mljet (Pomena), Korcula, Brac (Milna) and Hvar. This service runs daily from June to mid-October. This catamaran is ideal for reaching Korcula from Dubrovnik with sailing time of 2 hours 15 minutes.
Catamaran departs from Dubrovnik at 3:15 p.m. and arrives to Korcula at 5:30 p.m. It departs from Korcula Town at 12:15 p.m. and arrives to Dubrovnik at 2:35 p.m.
Check the latest sailing timetable, ticket prices and book your ride online!
KRILO operate catamaran route that runs from Dubrovnik to Split with stops on the islands in between (Mljet, Korcula, Brac and Hvar). This catamaran sails daily from the end of April to the end of October.
This service is great for travelling between Dubrovnik and Korcula, thanks to modern high-speed catamarans which sail in only 1 hours 45 minutes on this route.
Passengers can catch catamaran from Korcula at 10:10 a.m. and from Dubrovnik at 4:30 p.m.
Another company offering catamaran ride between Dubrovnik and Korcula is JADROLINIJA. This service is available daily from mid-June to end of September.
Jadrolinija's catamaran departs from Dubrovnik at 7:00 a.m. and arrives to Korcula Town at 9:00 a.m. The return from Korcula is at 7:25 p.m. with arrival to Dubrovnik port at 9:25 p.m. This service is available daily from mid-June to end of September. This catamaran is ideal for making a day trip from Dubrovnik to the islands.
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.
Another affordable way of travel from Dubrovnik to the island of Korcula is by bus. There is a regular bus service available throughout the year and the journey time between these two destinations is approximately 3 hours. The bus takes a coastal road from Dubrovnik to Orebic and then board on a car ferry across to the island.
Tickets for the buses can be purchase at both Dubrovnik and Korcula Bus Stations.
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 15 minutes. Check the latest sailing schedule and book your tickets on JADROLINIJA web-site.