Ferry from Split to Makarska

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

You can seasonally travel across the coastline of Croatia by ferry, thanks to the Split - Makarska route. Browse all available crossings, companies and fares on Ferryhopper, and book your ferry tickets without any hidden fees.

Ferry schedules

Split Makarska Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 07:30 Last trip: 14:45 Average duration: 3h Price range: 20.00 € - 30.00 €
Makarska Split Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:20 Last trip: 18:35 Average duration: 3h 7m Price range: 20.00 € - 30.00 €

Is there a ferry from Split to Makarska?

You can take the ferry from Split to Makarska from May to September, with 1-2 daily departures. The companies that are mainly operating on this route are Kapetan Luka - Krilo and TP-Line.

What’s the ferry schedule from Split to Makarska?

When the route is active, you can find 1-2 daily departures. The earliest ferry to Makarska leaves Split at around 07:30 in the morning, while the last scheduled departure is at 14:45.

Note: 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.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Split to Makarska?

The cost of a standard Split - Makarska ferry ticket starts at around €20-€30, though the final cost varies depending on the available discounts and offers.


Browse and compare all ferry offers for the Split - Makarska route on Ferryhopper. Any available offers and deals will be automatically applied as you book your Split - Makarska ferry tickets.


When traveling to Makarska from Split by ferry, there are year-round age-based discounts that you can take advantage of. The total discount varies depending on the company you’re traveling with. 

Typically, toddlers can travel for free, while children are entitled to a 50% discount.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Split to Makarska?

Ferries from Split to Makarska make the crossing in 1.5 hr to 4.5 hr, depending on the type of vessel.

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

Yes, there are also high-speed ferries on the Split - Makarska route that arrive in roughly 1.5 hr.

What’s the distance between Split and Makarska?

The direct distance between the mainland ports of Split and Makarska in Croatia is approximately 33 nautical miles (or 62 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Makarska from Split

Below, you can find some useful tips for your ferry trip to Makarska:

  • Split is a busy port, especially in the high season. We highly suggest that you arrive well in advance to avoid potential delays and overcrowding.
  • From Split, you can also take the ferry to Dubrovnik, another major port in Croatia. Check out the Split - Dubrovnik ferry route for more information!
  • Makarska is an ideal, more low-key destination for island hopping in the Dalmatian region! Check out the Makarska - Mljet and Makarska - Korčula for travel inspiration.

Where to take the ferry from Split to Makarska 

In Croatia, ferries to Makarska depart from the port of Split. The ferry terminal in Split is located only a few minutes walk away from the historic city center. It is also easily accessible by public transport, since the main bus and train stations are literally across the street.

Being one of the biggest Croatian ports, the Split ferry terminal offers visitors all the essential amenities, including ticket offices and ATMs.

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

No, the ferries serving the Split - Makarska ferry route do not have garage spaces to transport motor vehicles.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry operator serving the Split - Makarska crossings has different luggage allowance policies:

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


You cannot book a cabin on the ferry to Makarska from Split, as most connections last less than 2 hr.

Pet travel              

Pets are more than welcome on all Split - Makarska ferry trips! Make sure to bring along the necessary documents, pet tickets and any supplies needed for a pleasant trip with your companion.

Note: make sure to contact the operator you’re traveling with, as some pet policies and amenities may vary.

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