Getting to Hvar from Dubrovnik
Many passengers need to travel between Dubrovnik and the island of Hvar. The easiest way of doing this is taking one of two catamarans sailing on this route. Travellers can choose from KRILO and JADROLINIJA catamarans operating during the summer season (April to October).
Those who would like to drive from Dubrovnik to Hvar will need to reach Drvenik - a small place south of Makarska, from where you can catch car ferry to Sucuraj on the island of Hvar.
KRILO LUX catamaran sails between Dubrovnik and Hvar during the summer season
Getting to Hvar from Dubrovnik by catamaran
- KRILO offers catamaran service from Dubrovnik to Hvar Old Town on the island of Hvar with several stops on the islands along the way. This service is operated by super-fast catamarans starting from April until the end of October. Catamaran departs from Split in the morning and arrives to Hvar in 3 hours. View the latest sailing schedule and book online at BOOKAWAY web-site (Free Cancellation & Mobile Ticketing).
- JADROLINIJA runs catamaran from Dubrovnik to Split with stops on the islands of Korcula, Hvar and Brac (Bol). This catamaran departs from Dubrovnik port in the early and returns in the evening from Split. Detailed sailing schedule and booking options can be found on JADROLINIJA web-site.
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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.