Ferry from Zadar to Unije

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between the mainland port of Zadar and the small Croatian island of Unije are usually active 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 from Zadar to Unije

Zadar Unije Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 08:15 Last trip: 08:15 Average duration: 3h 30m Price range: 14.60 € - 14.60 €
Unije Zadar Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 16:00 Last trip: 16:00 Average duration: 3h 30m Price range: 14.60 € - 14.60 €
Ferry companies KAPETAN LUKA-KRILO

Is there a ferry from Zadar to Unije?

The Zadar - Unije ferry route is available all year round with 1 weekly crossing in the low season, 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 Zadar to Unije?

The ferry to Unije usually departs from Zadar at 16:00 and arrives in the island at 19:15-19:30.

Tip: please note that the ferry timetables for the route from Zadar to Unije are subject to change. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for this connection on Ferryhopper.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Zadar to Unije?

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


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

Useful info: children under 3 years old travel for free without a ticket.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Zadar to Unije?

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

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

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

What’s the distance between Zadar and Unije?

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

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Unije from Zadar

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

  • Ferries that depart from Zadar stop at numerous Croatian islands, including Unije, making it a popular route. Make sure to arrive early at the port of Zadar to avoid delays and overcrowding.
  • Before heading back to mainland Croatia, consider planning an island-hopping trip to some of the top Croatian islands!
  • Find everything you need to know about ferry schedules in Croatia 2024, and discover the most fascinating destinations!
  • From Unije, you can hop on a ferry to the islands of Susak or Ilovik! 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 Zadar to Unije

Ferries to Unije depart regularly from the port of Zadar. More specifically, the catamarans to Unije usually depart from the Port Gate (also known as St Chrysogonus Gate) at the port of Zadar. The Port Gate is located on the northern seafront of the old town.

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

No, motor vehicles are not allowed on the catamarans from Zadar to Unije, as there are no car deck. However, it is possible to travel with your bicycle at an extra charge.

Ferry luggage

On Kapetan Luka - Krilo ferries traveling from Zadar to Unije, you can carry luggage weighing up to 23 kg.


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

Pet travel              

Pets are welcome on the ferries to Unije from Zadar at an extra fee. Small pets are allowed in the ferry lounge, as long as they are transported in carriers with maximum dimensions of 45x35x25 cm and a maximum weight of 8 kg. Each passenger can bring along only 1 pet carrier.

Larger pets are allowed on board only if there are available kennels on the ferry decks. Dogs must wear a muzzle (with the exception of guide dogs) and a leash. Also, make sure you have your pet's health booklet and any other necessary certificates with you.

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