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Getting to Hvar from Dubrovnik

Many travellers are looking for the best way of getting from Dubrovnik to the island of Hvar. The easiest way of doing this is taking one of the daily catamarans operating from Dubrovnik to Hvar Town. 

TP LINE, KRILO and Jadrolinija, are companies running this route starting from April until the end of October. Modern high-speed catamarans offer a pleasant ride between Dubrovnik and Hvar Town (check out all catamarans).

If you are travelling by car, you should reach the small place south of Makarska called Drvenik and from there catch a car ferry to the village of Sucuraj on the island of Hvar.

Travelling within Croatia is easy with the help of Bookaway, where you can compare all available buses, ferries, car transfers and easily book your tickets online.

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Catamarans from Dubrovnik to Hvar Town

TP LINE operates modern high-speed catamaran on the similar route starting from June to mid-October. Catch this catamaran to reach the island of Hvar from Dubrovnik.

It departs from Hvar Town at 10:45 a.m. and arrives to Dubrovnik at 2:35 p.m. (the journey time is 3 hours 50 minutes). Catamaran sails back from Dubrovnik at 3:15 p.m. and arrives to Hvar Town at 7:00 p.m.

Check sailing timetable, prices and book your tickets easily online!

KRILO operates super-fast modern catamaran on the route between Dubrovnik and Split with stops on the islands. One of these stops is Hvar Town, situated in the south part of the island. This modern catamaran is also great for reaching the island of Hvar from Mljet, Korcula and Brac (Milna).

Catamaran departs from Hvar at 8:50 a.m. and arrives to Dubrovnik around midday. Departure time from Dubrovnik at at 4:30 and arrival to Hvar Town at 7:40 a.m. (the journey time 3 hours 10 minutes).

For the latest sailing timetable, ticket prices and booking visit BOOKAWAY website.

Another company offering catamaran ride between Dubrovnik and Hvar is JADROLINIJA. This service is available daily from early June to end of September.

Jadrolinija's catamaran departs from Dubrovnik at 7:00 a.m. and arrives to Korcula Town at 10:30 a.m. The return from Hvar Town is at 5:55 p.m. with arrival to Dubrovnik port at 9:25 p.m. This catamaran is ideal for making a day trip from Dubrovnik to the islands.

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Getting to Hvar from Dubrovnik by car

For those who wish to drive from Dubrovnik to the island of Hvar the best option would be to reach Drvenik, south of Makarska which is connected to Sucuraj on the island of Hvar.

This ferry runs all year round with frequent sailings during the summer season. From Sucuraj you can reach other destinations on the island of Hvar. The duration of the trip from Drvenik to Sucuraj in around 35 minutes. 

From Dubrovnik to Drvenik you will need around 2.5 to 3 hours. 

We advise you to book your car through Rentalcars where you can compare a great range of car hire deals from leading rental companies and find the best one for you.

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