Ferry from Makarska to Vis

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

In Croatia, the mainland port of Makarska is connected to the island of Vis by ferry on a weekly basis from July to September. Learn more about the Makarska - Vis ferry route on Ferryhopper, compare schedules and fares, and book your ferry tickets to Croatia without any hidden fees.

Ferry schedules

Makarska Vis Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:20 Last trip: 08:20 Average duration: 3h 10m Price range: 25.00 € - 25.00 €
Vis Makarska Trip frequency: 4 days per week First trip: 16:15 Last trip: 16:15 Average duration: 2h 55m Price range: 25.00 € - 25.00 €
Ferry companies TP LINE

Is there a ferry from Makarska to Vis?

Yes, there are weekly ferry connections to Vis from Makarska during the high-season. The route is direct and served by the ferry company TP-Line.

As ferry availability and frequency are subject to change, you can find all available departures in real time on Ferryhopper and book your Makarska - Vis ferry tickets with ease.

What’s the ferry schedule from Makarska to Vis?

Ferry connections to Vis from Makarska are available 7 times per week from July to September.

The ferry to Vis from Makarska usually departs at 08:20 and arrives at the port of Vis at 11:30.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Makarska to Vis?

The price for a Makarska - Vis ferry ticket is usually fixed at €25 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 - Vis 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 Vis by ferry with lower-cost ferry tickets. Children up to 3 years old can travel from Makarska to Vis 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 Vis?

The ferries traveling from Makarska to Vis make the crossing in around 3 hr 10 min.

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

Yes, the connections from Makarska to Vis are only operated by high-speed catamarans that make the crossing in a bit over 3 hr.

What’s the distance between Makarska and Vis?

The distance between the mainland port of Makarska and the island of Vis is around 39 nautical miles (about 72 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Vis from Makarska

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

  • Makarska is a popular mainland port and starting point for island hopping in the Croatian islands. As such, make sure to get there well in advance to avoid delays and overcrowding.
  • If you decide to stay in Vis for a few days, you can also visit other nearby islands by ferry. Check our Map of ferries to discover ferry connections from Vis to Bol (Brač island) and Hvar.
  • You can find more info on Croatia ferry schedules on our dedicated blog.

Where to take the ferry from Makarska to Vis 

Ferries to Vis 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.

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

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

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

Ferry luggage

During your ferry trip from Makarska to Vis 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 catamarans that operate the Makarska - Vis route.

Pet travel              

Pets are welcome on the ferries to Vis from Makarska. 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.

Larger pets will be allowed on board only if there are available boxes on open decks, which are reserved and charged for.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Makarska to Vis

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