Ferry from Makarska to Dubrovnik

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

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Ferries between the seaside town of Makarska (around 80 km from Split) and Dubrovnik in Croatia usually operate in the high-season with 1 daily crossing. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper without hidden fees!

Ferry schedules

Makarska Dubrovnik Trip frequency: 6 days per week First trip: 10:30 Last trip: 10:30 Average duration: 3h 30m Price range: 45.00 € - 45.00 €
Dubrovnik Makarska Trip frequency: 6 days per week First trip: 14:45 Last trip: 14:45 Average duration: 3h 30m Price range: 45.00 € - 45.00 €
Ferry companies KAPETAN LUKA-KRILO

Is there a ferry from Makarska to Dubrovnik?

Yes, you can normally catch 1 daily Makarska - Dubrovnik ferry from early June until the end of September. The route is operated by the ferry company Kapetan Luka - Krilo.

Tip: please note that the ferry timetable for the route from Makarska to Dubrovnik is subject to change. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the crossing on Ferryhopper.

What’s the ferry schedule from Makarska to Dubrovnik?

The Makarska - Dubrovnik ferry route is operated with up to 7 weekly crossings. The ferry from Makarska usually departs at 10:30 and arrives at the port of Dubrovnik at 14:00.

Useful info: the Makarska - Dubrovnik connection usually includes short stops in Korcula and Mljet island.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Makarska to Dubrovnik?

Standard ferry tickets for the Makarska - Dubrovnik route start at around €45. Keep in mind that the final cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts and offers.

Offers

On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the Makarska - Dubrovnik ferry route. Find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper with ease.

Discounts

Take advantage of the available discounts and travel from Makarska to Dubrovnik by ferry with lower-cost ferry tickets. Children under 3 years old can travel from Makarska to Dubrovnik for free, but are not issued a ticket and must sit with their parents. For a separate seat, a normal ticket is required.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Makarska to Dubrovnik?

The ferry trip between the ports of Makarska and Dubrovnik usually lasts 3.5 hr.

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

The connections from Makarska to Dubrovnik are only operated by high-speed ferries. The fastest ferry to Dubrovnik reaches the port in 3 hr 25 min.

What’s the distance between Makarska and Dubrovnik?

The distance between the ports of Makarska and Dubrovnik is around 61 nautical miles (about 113 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Dubrovnik from Makarska

Take a look at some useful tips for your ferry trip to Dubrovnik:

  • In the busy summer months, we recommend you arrive at the port of Makarska well in advance to avoid delays. The same applies to ferry trips on weekends.
  • Normally, the embarkation on the catamarans starts 30 min before departure.
  • Keep in mind that the ferry from Makarska usually docks at Port Gruž, which is just beside the bus terminal in Dubrovnik.
  • Once you arrive in Dubrovnik, you can resume your Croatian adventure and plan a day trip to one of the city’s neighboring islands. We highly recommend the Dubrovnik - Šipan ferry route for brief getaways.

Where to take the ferry from Makarska to Dubrovnik 

Ferries to Dubrovnik depart regularly from the port of Makarska. The ferry terminal is located in the town center, near the main promenade and the nice beaches, and is easily reachable on foot.

Near the port (around 500 m), you can also find the main bus station of Makarska.

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

No, the ferries to Dubrovnik from Makarska do not have car decks for the transport of motor vehicles. You can, however, bring along your bicycle on the ferry to Dubrovnik, but at an extra charge.

Ferry luggage

During your ferry trip from Makarska to Dubrovnik with Kapetan Luka - Krilo, you are entitled to take up to 23 kg of luggage.

Cabins

There are no cabins available on the ferries that operate the Makarska - Dubrovnik route and seats are not numbered.

Pet travel              

Pets are welcome on the ferries to Dubrovnik from Makarska, but at an extra fee of €22.50. Small pets are allowed in the ferry salon, as long as they are transported in specially designed bags with maximum dimensions of 45x35x25 cm and a total weight of up to 8 kg. One passenger can only have 1 bag with a pet.

Larger pets will be allowed on board only if there are available kennels on open decks. Dogs must be muzzled (with the exception of guide dogs) and kept on a leash. Also, make sure you have your pet's health booklet with you and any other necessary certificates.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Makarska to Dubrovnik

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