There are 4 ways to get from Hvar to Plitvice Lakes National Park by ferry, bus, train, car ferry or car

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, bus Prijevoz Knežević  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hvar to Split 9608S / ...
  2. Take the bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$24 - $33

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  8 h 22 min

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

$23 - $58

2 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hvar to Split 9608S / ...
  2. Take the train from Split to Vrhovine

$91 - $118

Line 635 carferry, drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 635 carferry from Stari Grad to Split 635
  2. Drive from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$36 - $59

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hvar and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 201 km.

The best way to get from Hvar to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 5 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Hvar to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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There are 843+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hvar to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 125.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Hvar, Croatia and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Hvar to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, you can take the ferry to Split, take the walk to Split, take the bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park, then take the walk to Plitvice Lakes National Park. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hvar to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Split, Split, and Vrhovine in around 6 h 51 min.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Vrhovine
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
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 Stari Grad to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$4 - $6

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