Ferry from Bol to Makarska

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

In the summer, you can directly travel from the island of Brač to the mainland port of Makarska by ferry. Discover the Bol (Brač) - Makarska route on Ferryhopper, compare companies, fares and timetables, and book your ferry tickets hassle-free.

Ferry schedules

Bol Makarska Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:30 Last trip: 18:20 Average duration: 42m Price range: 18.00 € - 20.00 €
Makarska Bol Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:20 Last trip: 18:35 Average duration: 42m Price range: 18.00 € - 20.00 €

Is there a ferry from Bol to Makarska?

Yes, there are seasonal ferry connections from Bol on the island of Brač to the port of Makarska. The route is primarily operated by the 2 ferry companies: Kapetan Luka - Krilo and TP-Line.

As ferry timetables are subject to change, you can find all departures in real time on Ferryhopper and book your ferry tickets step-by-step.

What’s the ferry schedule from Bol to Makarska?

From early June to late September, you can usually find 1-2 daily departures to Makarska. The earliest ferry leaves Bol at 08:30 in the morning, while the last one departs for Makarska at around 18:20.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Bol to Makarska?

The price for a Bol - Makarska ferry ticket starts at €18-€20, with the final cost depending on the available offers and discounts.


On Ferryhopper, you can browse and compare all ferry offers for the Bol - Makarska route and book tickets at the lowest prices. Any available offers and deals will be automatically applied as you plan your ferry trip across Croatia.


You can book lower-cost Bol to Makarska ferry tickets, as there are year-round age-based discounts. Toddlers can travel for free, while children up to the age of 11-12 are entitled to reduced fares (50%).

Please note that the available discounts may vary depending on the operator you’re traveling with.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Bol to Makarska?

The ferry trip to Makarska from the island of Brač lasts around 35 to 50 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Bol to Makarska?

Yes, only high-speed catamarans serve the Bol - Makarska ferry route, with the fastest crossing lasting around 35 min.

What’s the distance between Bol and Makarska?

The sailing distance between the island of Bol and the port of Makarska is approximately 21 nautical miles (or 38 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Makarska from Bol

Here, you can find some useful tips for your ferry trip to the port of Makarska:

  • During the summer and on weekends, it is advisable to arrive at the port of Bol well in advance to avoid delays.
  • Before taking the ferry back to mainland Croatia, consider visiting other Croatian islands for the perfect getaway in the Adriatic Sea!
  • For more travel inspiration, consider checking the Bol - Hvar ferry route and planning a day trip between these beautiful Croatian destinations.

Where to take the ferry from Bol to Makarska

Catamarans to Makarska depart from the port of Bol, which is located on the south side of the island of Brač. The pier where catamarans depart from is easily reachable on foot as it is located close to the main seafront promenade, in the heart of the town. 

In the port area, you can find basic amenities such as shops, bars, restaurants, and ATMs.

Can I travel on the ferry from Bol to Makarska with a car?

No, the catamarans departing from Bol, Brač, do not have garage spaces to transport motor vehicles to Makarska.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry company serving this route has different luggage allowance policies:

  • With Kapetan Luka - Krilo, you are entitled to carry up to 23 kg of luggage with you.
  • With TP-Line, you can bring along one item of luggage with a maximum weight of 20 kg.


There are no cabins available on the ferries to Makarska, as the trip duration is quite short (35 to 50 min).

Pet travel

You can smoothly travel with your pet on the ferries to Makarska from Bol. Make sure to fill out all the necessary information when booking your tickets and carry along your pet certificates.

Important: as pet policies and amenities vary from one company to the other, make sure to contact your operator for more information.

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