The island of Mljet is among the most beautiful islands in Croatia and a very popular travel destinations in Croatia. If you are reaching this beautiful island from Dubrovnik, the easiest way is to take one of many catamarans sailing to Mljet. Below you will find more details about the main transport options from Dubrovnik to the island of Mljet.
The easiest and the fastest way to get to the island of Mljet is by taking one of catamarans sailing to this beautiful island. Travellers can choose from KRILO and TP Line running catamarans on this route.
DUBROVNIK to SOBRA & POLACE: Private ferry company TP LINE operates daily passenger catamaran from Dubrovnik to the island of Mljet with stops at Sobra and Polace.
Journey time from Dubrovnik to Sobra is 1 hour, while catamaran sails to Polace in 1 hour 50 minutes. Tickets for this catamaran can be purchased in front of the ship on the day of departure or online.
DUBROVNIK to POMENA: KRILO runs high-speed catamaran from Dubrovnik to Pomena, the village on the west end of the island of Mljet. It is located some 15 minutes walk from Small Lake of Mljet National Park and is the main entry point to the Park.
DUBROVNIK to SOBRA: KRILO runs high-speed passenger catamaran from Dubrovnik to the village of Sobra in the northwest of the island outside the National Park. Sobra is well connected by regular buses with other places on the island.
Above mentioned KRILO catamarans stops on the island of Korcula from where you can catch them to reach Mljet. They operates during the summer season. TP Line also sails from Korcula to Mljet but only in July and August.
With KRILO catamarans you can reach Pomena or Sobra from Split port. Catamaran departs from Split in the morning and arrives to Mljet around 11 a.m.
If you are drivining from Dubrovnik to Mljet you should reach Prapratno on Peljesac peninsula and from there catch a car ferry to Sobra on Mljet. This service, operated by JADROLINIJA is available several times a day. The journey time is around 45 minutes. This is the only option of getting to Mljet by car.
There's a bus that goes from Sobra to Pomena (via Polace and Govedjari) on the west of the island and another one from Sobra to Saplunara on the east of the island. These routes aren't so frequent so check the bus schedules upon your arrival to the island. Taxis also exist on Mljet.