Ferry from Bari to Split

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Important: we currently do not have any news on the 2024 ferry timetables for the Bari - Split route. As soon as the ferry operator announces them, they will be available on Ferryhopper.

Ferries between the port of Bari in Italy and the city of Split in Croatia are usually seasonal. Find more info on the Bari - Split ferry route, discover all the ways to reach Croatia from Italy and book your ferry tickets online of Ferryhopper!

Ferry schedules from Bari to Split

Bari Split Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 11:00 Last trip: 21:00 Average duration: 9h 30m Price range: 66.00 € - 504.00 €
Split Bari Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 22:00 Last trip: 22:00 Average duration: 10h Price range: 50.00 € - 500.00 €
Ferry companies JADROLINIJA

Is there a ferry from Bari to Split?

Yes, from Bari you can reach the Croatian port of Split thanks to the seasonal routes of Jadrolinija. The Bari - Split connection runs from July to mid-October with 1 weekly ferry crossing (on Wednesdays).

What’s the ferry schedule from Bari to Split

Usually, the earliest ferry from Bari departs at 11:00, arriving in Split by 20:00. The latest departure is scheduled for 21:00, with the ferry arriving in Split around 07:00 the next day.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Bari to Split?

The price of the Bari - Split ferry starts at around €66-€74 for a one-way ticket. The final ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on the season, vehicle selection, discounts, offers, and seat/cabin type.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Croatia from Italy. Find the ferry route you're looking for and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper without any hidden fees.


Take advantage of the available discounts and travel by boat from Bari to Split easily and quickly. On Jadrolinija ferries, children up to 3 years old travel free, while there are also discounts for those up to 12 years old. Students and passengers with disabilities also enjoy reduced fares.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Bari to Split?

The Bari - Split crossing takes about 9-10 hr on average.

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

When active, the connection from the port of Bari to Split is usually operated by the conventional ferry Marko Polo, which takes 9-10 hr to arrive at its destination.

What’s the distance between Bari and Split?

The distance from the port of Bari to the port of Split is 143 nautical miles (approximately 265 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Split from Bari

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Bari to Split:

  • To travel from Italy to Croatia, you should carry with you either a valid passport or an identity card.
  • The Jadrolinija ferry company does not issue tickets for children under 1 year old, whose presence on board will show on the parent's reservation. 
  • During your stay in Split, you should plan some excursions to the nearby Dalmatian islands. Check out the ferry route to Hvar from Split or the Split-Bol ferry route.
  • We recommend checking out all 2024 ferries to Croatia from Italy to discover alternative ways of traveling between the two countries by ferry.

Where to take the ferry from Bari to Split

Ferries to Split depart from the San Vito Pier in the port of Bari.

Bari train station is 2.5 km from the port, which you can reach either by car or bus. There are various services in the port area, such as bars, restaurants, stores, and private parking lots.

Can I travel on the Bari - Split ferry with a car?

Yes, you can board your vehicle on the ferries that travel from Bari to Split.

Keep in mind, however, that Split's Old Town is closed to most vehicle traffic and free parking lots are located outside the city.

Ferry luggage

On Jadrolinija ferries operating on international routes, luggage up to 30 kg is allowed.


Ferries from Bari to Split offer comfortable cabins in various categories. You can decide whether to book one or opt for numbered seats or a deck seat.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on Jadrolinija's Bari - Split ferries free of charge.

Small animals must be carried in their own cages, while dogs must be provided with a leash and muzzle during the crossing. Keep in mind that pets are not allowed to enter the indoor spaces for passengers and should stay on the deck.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Bari to Split

At the moment, you cannot book ferry tickets from Bari to Split on Ferryhopper as the ferry schedules for 2024 haven't been announced yet.

However, you can check our Map of ferries to find all the available ferry connections, compare ferry companies and fares, and plan your ferry trip to Croatia stress-free.​​​​​​