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There are 4 ways to get from Korčula to Makarska by ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

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

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Catamaran, bus  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the Catamaran from Vela Luka to Split 9604
  2. Take the bus from Split to Makarska N973

$12 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus Autobusni Promet  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Vela Luka to Ston
  2. Take the bus from Ston to Makarska

$23 - $33

Bus and ferry, bus  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Vela Luka to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Makarska N973

$25 - $53

Drive, line 634 car ferry, line 633 car ferry  •  4h 18m

  1. Drive from Vela Luka to Korcula
  2. Take the line 634 car ferry from Korcula to Orebic 634
  3. Take the line 633 car ferry from Trpanj to Ploče 633
  4. Drive from Ploče to Makarska

$20 - $34

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Korčula to Makarska is to Catamaran and bus which costs 75 kn - 150 kn and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Korčula to Makarska is to Catamaran and bus which costs 75 kn - 150 kn and takes 3h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Korčula to Makarska. However, there are services departing from Vela Luka and arriving at Makarska via Ston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 35m.

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The distance between Korčula and Makarska is 39 km.

The best way to get from Korčula to Makarska without a car is to Catamaran and bus which takes 3h 45m and costs 75 kn - 150 kn.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Korčula to Makarska, including transfers.

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Korčula to Makarska bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Vela Luka station.

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Korčula to Makarska bus services, operated by Autobusni Promet, arrive at Makarska station.

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There are 5273+ hotels available in Makarska. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Korčula to Makarska.
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  • Distance: 24.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between Korčula, Croatia and Makarska, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Vela Luka to Makarska. However, you can take the Catamaran to Split, take the walk to Split, then take the bus to Makarska. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Vela Luka to Makarska via Ston and Ston in around 6h 35m.

Bus operators
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Makarska
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ap.hr
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Bus from Ston to Makarska
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Split to Makarska
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Makarska
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Vela Luka to Ston
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Vela Luka to Split
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Ferry from Vela Luka to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$7 - $10
Car ferry from Korcula to Orebic
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $2
Car ferry from Trpanj to Ploče
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$2 - $4

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