Ferry from Makarska to Hvar

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between the town of Makarska (around 90 km from Split) and Hvar island in Croatia run seasonally with 7 weekly crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper!

Ferry schedules

Makarska Hvar Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:20 Last trip: 08:20 Average duration: 2h Price range: 20.00 € - 20.00 €
Hvar Makarska Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 17:20 Last trip: 17:20 Average duration: 1h 50m Price range: 20.00 € - 20.00 €
Ferry companies TP LINE

Is there a ferry from Makarska to Hvar?

The Makarska - Hvar ferry route is only available in the high season with 1 daily crossing, operated by TP-Line.

What’s the ferry schedule from Makarska to Hvar?

The ferry to Hvar from Makarska usually departs at 08:20 and arrives at the port of Hvar at 10:20.

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

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Makarska to Hvar?

The price for a Makarska - Hvar ferry ticket is usually fixed at €20 per passenger. The final ticket cost depends on any available discounts and offers.


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


Take advantage of the available aged-based discounts and travel from Makarska to Hvar by ferry with lower-cost ferry tickets. Children up to 3 years old can travel from Makarska to Hvar for free, while children up to the age of 12 are entitled to reduced fares (50%).

Useful info: children up to 1 years old travel for free but are not issued a ticket and must sit with their parents.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Makarska to Hvar?

The ferry trip from Makarska to Hvar usually lasts 2 hr.

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

Yes, the connections from Makarska to Hvar are only operated by high-speed catamarans that make the crossing in about 2 hr.

What’s the distance between Makarska and Hvar?

The distance between the port of Makarska and Hvar is around 26 nautical miles (about 48 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Hvar from Makarska

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

  • In the high season, we recommend arriving early at the port of Makarska to avoid delays and overcrowding.
  • If you decide to stay in Hvar for a few days, you can also visit other nearby islands by ferry. Check our Map of ferries to discover ferry connections from Hvar to Milna (Brač island), Korčula and Pomena.
  • If you want to travel with your car to the island of Hvar, you will have to sail to the port of Stari Grad (around 30 min by car from Hvar Town).

Where to take the ferry from Makarska to Hvar 

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

Near the ferry terminal (about 8 min on foot), you can also find the main bus station of Makarska.

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

No, you cannot embark your vehicle on the catamarans that serve the Makarska - Hvar route.

Ferry luggage

During your ferry trip from Makarska to Hvar with TP-Line, you can bring along one item of luggage with a maximum weight of 20 kg.


You cannot book a cabin on the ferry to Hvar from Makarska, as most connections last only 2 hr.

Pet travel              

Pets are welcome on the ferries to Hvar from Makarska. Small pets are allowed in the ferry salon, as long as they are transported in specially designed bags with a total weight of up to 8 kg.

Larger pets will be allowed on board only if boxes on open decks are reserved for. Also, make sure you have your pet's health booklet with you and any other necessary certificates.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Makarska to Hvar

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