There are 3 ways to get from Hvar to Novalja by ferry, train, car, car ferry or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry, train, drive, carferry  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hvar to Split
  2. Take the train from Split to Gospić
  3. Drive from Gospić to Prizna
  4. Take the carferry from Prizna to Zigljen 335

$27 - $44

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hvar to Split 9608S / ...
  2. Take the bus from Split to Novalja

$18 - $26

1 alternative option

Line 635 carferry, drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 635 carferry from Stari Grad to Split 635
  2. Drive from Split to Novalja

$32 - $49

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hvar and Novalja is 198 km.

The best way to get from Hvar to Novalja without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 6 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from Hvar to Novalja, including transfers.

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There are 3212+ hotels available in Novalja. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hvar to Novalja.
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  • Distance: 123.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

What companies run services between Hvar, Croatia and Novalja, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Hvar to Novalja. However, you can take the ferry to Split, take the walk to Split, take the train to Gospić, take the drive to Prizna, take the carferry to Zigljen, then take the drive to Novalja. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hvar to Novalja via Split and Split in around 6 h 22 min.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Gospić
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Ferry from Hvar to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$4 - $6
Car ferry from Prizna to Zigljen
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $2
Car ferry from Stari Grad to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$4 - $6
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Car ferry from Prizna to Žigljen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Car ferry from Prizna to Zigljen
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

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