Ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

In Croatia, ferries between the mainland ports of Split and Dubrovnik are in operation seasonally. Discover more about the Split - Dubrovnik ferry route on Ferryhopper, compare companies, prices and schedules, and plan your ferry trip across Croatia hassle-free!

Ferry schedules from Split to Dubrovnik

Split Dubrovnik Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:00 Last trip: 15:15 Average duration: 5h 5m Price range: 45.00 € - 50.00 €
Dubrovnik Split Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:05 Last trip: 15:15 Average duration: 5h 17m Price range: 45.00 € - 50.00 €

Is there a ferry from Split to Dubrovnik?

Yes, you can normally catch a Split - Dubrovnik ferry from April to October, with increased ferry frequency during the high season. The ferry companies that serve this route are TP-Line, Kapetan Luka and Jadrolinija.

Tip: as the route is seasonal, ferry schedules to Dubrovnik from Split are subject to change. You can browse all departures in real time on Ferryhopper and book your ferry tickets without hidden fees.

What’s the ferry schedule from Split to Dubrovnik?

You can usually find daily ferries between Split and Dubrovnik, with up to 35 weekly crossings in the high-season months.

The earliest ferry usually departs from the port of Split at 08:00 and arrives in Dubrovnik at 12:30. The latest ferry departure is scheduled for 15:30, with estimated arrival in Dubrovnik at 21:25.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik?

Standard ferry tickets for the Split - Dubrovnik route range from €45 to €50. Keep in mind that the final cost can be higher or lower depending on the ferry company, seasonality, discounts, and offers.


You can browse and compare all available offers for the Split - Dubrovnik ferry route on Ferryhopper. Plan your trip across Croatia at the lowest prices, without any hidden fees!


On the Split - Dubrovnik ferry route, some passenger categories, such as toddlers and children, are entitled to discount tickets.

Useful info: keep in mind that children up to 2-3 years old travel free of charge.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Split to Dubrovnik?

The ferry trip between the ports of Split and Dubrovnik ranges from 4 hr 30 min to roughly 6 hr.

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

Yes, the route from Split to Dubrovnik is mainly served by high-speed vessels, with the fastest ferry crossing lasting about 4.5 hr.

What’s the distance between Split and Dubrovnik?

The direct distance between Split and Dubrovnik in Croatia is around 89 nautical miles (approximately 165 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Dubrovnik from Split

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

  • The port of Split can get quite busy, especially in the high season and on the weekends. Make sure to arrive well in advance (ideally 1 hr before your departure).
  • From the mainland port of Split, you can explore other Croatian locations and even plan a trip to Italy! Check out our interactive Map of ferries and discover your next destination! For an inspiring itinerary that includes island stops, you can also read coast hopping from Split to Dubrovnik.
  • Alternatively, once you arrive in Dubrovnik, you can resume your Croatian adventure and plan a day trip to one of the city’s neighboring islands. We highly recommend the Dubrovnik - Šipan ferry route for brief getaways.

Where to take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

You can catch a ferry to Dubrovnik from the port of Split. Specifically, ferries usually depart from the port’s central pier, which is easily accessible on foot.

If you’re reaching Split by plane, Split Airport is around 30 km from the city’s port. The most popular way to reach the port from there is by bus or taxi.

Once you get there, you can find several visitor amenities in proximity to the terminals, such as accommodation and entertainment options.

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

No, the ferries to Dubrovnik from Split do not have car decks for the transport of motor vehicles. You can, however, bring along your bicycle on the ferry to Dubrovnik.

Ferry luggage

When traveling with the ferries of TP-LineKapetan Luka Krilo and Jadrolinija, you can carry a single item of luggage weighing up to 20-23 kg. Make sure to check their specific baggage policies as some companies may have a flat fee per luggage.


The high-speed ferries and catamarans to Dubrovnik do not have cabins. Alternatively, onboard seating is included in the ticket price.

Pet travel

You can smoothly travel with your pet on the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik! As pet policies and infrastructures may vary from one company to another, make sure to consult the operator you’ve chosen for additional information.

In any case, we suggest that you carry with you all necessary documents and certificates, and any pet supplies you may need for a smooth ferry ride with your pet!

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