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There are 7 ways to get from Rome to Korčula by train, car ferry, car, bus, ferry, bus and ferry or plane

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Train, car ferry, drive, line 634 car ferry, bus  •  21 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale Fa / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik
  3. Drive from Dubrovnik to Orebic
  4. Take the line 634 car ferry from Orebic to Korcula 634
  5. Take the bus from Korčula to Vela Luka

$101 - $148

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry, Korčula ship  •  22 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Ancona 554 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Take the Korčula ship from Split to Vela Luka 604

$50 - $71

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Train, car ferry, Korčula ship  •  19 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Take the Korčula ship from Split to Vela Luka 604

$63 - $83

Bus, bus and ferry  •  27 h

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb 4
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Zagreb to Vela Luka

$190 - $210

Drive, car ferry, line 634 car ferry  •  19 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Ancona
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Drive from Split to Orebic
  4. Take the line 634 car ferry from Orebic to Korcula 634
  5. Drive from Korcula to Vela Luka

$103 - $149

Fly to Split, Korčula ship  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Split (SPU) FCO - SPU
  2. Take the Korčula ship from Split to Vela Luka

$67 - $319

Fly to Dubrovnik, Catamaran  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dubrovnik (DBV) FCO - DBV
  2. Take the Catamaran from Dubrovnik to Korčula

$89 - $335

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Korčula is to bus and car ferry and Korčula ship which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 22 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Korčula is to fly and Korčula ship which costs 55€ - 280€ and takes 8 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Korčula. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at Vela Luka via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h.

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The distance between Rome and Korčula is 381 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Korčula without a car is to train and car ferry and Korčula ship which takes 19 h 46 min and costs 55€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 21 h 42 min to get from Rome to Korčula, including transfers.

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Rome to Korčula bus services, operated by Vincek Autobusi ltd., depart from Rome Tiburtina station.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Rome to Korčula bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., arrive at Vela Luka station.

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Croatia Airlines and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Split Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Korčula.
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  • Distance: 238 miles
  • Duration: 21 h 42 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Korčula, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Rome to Vela Luka. However, you can take the train to Bari Centrale, take the walk to Bari, take the bus to Bari-Porto, take the drive to Bari, take the car ferry to Dubrovnik, take the drive to Orebic, take the line 634 car ferry to Korcula, take the walk to Korčula, then take the bus to Vela Luka. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rome to Vela Luka via Ancona, Stazione Fs-Rosselli, Piazza Kennedy, Ancona, Split, and Split in around 19 h 46 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Korčula to Vela Luka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Zagreb to Vela Luka
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$156
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$17 - $23
Car ferry from Orebic to Korcula
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $2
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$21 - $27
Ferry from Split to Vela Luka
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$7 - $10
Ferry from Dubrovnik to Korčula
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$8 - $12
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$46
Vehicle
$69

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