Ferry from Unije to Zadar

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between the small Croatian island of Unije and the mainland port of Zadar usually operate all year round with up to 5 weekly crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper!

Ferry schedules

Unije Zadar Trip frequency: 5 days per week First trip: 08:15 Last trip: 08:15 Average duration: 3h 22m Price range: 14.60 € - 14.60 €
Zadar Unije Trip frequency: 3 days per week First trip: 16:00 Last trip: 16:00 Average duration: 3h 15m Price range: 14.60 € - 14.60 €
Ferry companies KAPETAN LUKA-KRILO

Is there a ferry from Unije to Zadar?

The Unije - Zadar ferry route is available all year round with 1 weekly crossing in the low-season (on Sundays) and 5 weekly crossings in the high-season. The route is operated by the ferry company Kapetan Luka - Krilo.

What’s the ferry schedule from Unije to Zadar?

The ferry from Unije usually departs at 08:15 and arrives at the port of Zadar at 11:30 or 11:45.

Tip: please note that the ferry timetable for the route from Unije to Zadar 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 Unije to Zadar?

Unije - Zadar ferry tickets usually range from around €12 to €15 for a single ticket. The final ticket cost usually depends on the season, discounts and offers.


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Take advantage of the available discounts and travel from Unije to Zadar by ferry with lower-cost ferry tickets. Children under 3 years old can travel from Unije to Zadar for free, while children 3 to 12 years old are entitled to discounts of around 50%.

Useful info: children under 3 years old travel for free but are not issued a ticket.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Unije to Zadar?

The ferry trip from Unije to Zadar ranges from 3 hr 15 min to 3 hr 30 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Unije to Zadar?

The connections from Unije to Zadar are only operated by high-speed catamarans. The fastest ferry to Zadar reaches the port in a bit over 3 hr.

What’s the distance between Unije and Zadar?

The sailing distance between the island of Unije and the mainland port of Zadar is approximately 53 nautical miles (or 98 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Zadar from Unije

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

  • Ferries that arrive in Zadar stop at numerous Croatian islands, including Unije, making it a popular itinerary. Make sure to arrive early at the port of Unije to avoid delays and overcrowding.
  • Before heading back to mainland Croatia, consider planning an island-hopping trip to some of the best Croatian islands!
  • From Unije, you can hop on a ferry to the islands of Susak or Ilovik and then resume your journey to Zadar! Check out the Susak - Zadar and Ilovik - Zadar ferry routes to learn how to get back to Croatia’s Adriatic coast.

Where to take the ferry from Unije to Zadar 

Ferries to Zadar depart regularly from the port of Unije (Luka Unije), which lies on the western side of the island. The port is located in Unije, the island’s only settlement, with just a few accommodation and restaurant options, a store, and a bakery.

Can I travel on the ferry from Unije to Zadar with a car?

No, motor vehicles are not allowed on the catamarans from Unije to Zadar, as there are no garage spaces. However, it is possible to transport your bicycle, but at an extra charge.

Ferry luggage

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


There are no cabins available on the ferries that operate the Unije - Zadar route.

Pet travel              

Pets are welcome on the ferries to Zadar from Unije, but at an extra fee. 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.

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