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There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Paklinski Islands by train, car ferry, ferry, bus or plane

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

Train, car ferry, line 9608 ferry  •  18h 21m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Re / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Take the line 9608 ferry from Split to Hvar

282 kn - 467 kn

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  20h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Ancona N433 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Stari Grad 53

242 kn - 296 kn

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Train, car ferry  •  19h 39m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Re / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Stari Grad 53

252 kn - 422 kn

Bus  •  19h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Split 936b / ...

759 kn - 919 kn

Train  •  19h 55m

  1. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Trieste Centrale Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana Re
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Split Ic

762 kn - 1.614 kn

Fly Rome to Split, line 9608 ferry  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Split (SPU) FCO - SPU
  2. Take the line 9608 ferry from Split to Hvar

481 kn - 2.966 kn

Fly Rome to Dubrovnik, ferry  •  8h 57m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dubrovnik (DBV) FCO - DBV
  2. Take the ferry from Dubrovnik to Hvar

765 kn - 2.642 kn

Train to Naples, fly to Split, line 9608 ferry  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Split (SPU) NAP - SPU
  3. Take the line 9608 ferry from Split to Hvar

585 kn - 3.006 kn

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Paklinski Islands is to bus and car ferry which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 20h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Paklinski Islands is to fly and line 9608 ferry which costs 60€ - 400€ and takes 6h 37m.

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The distance between Rome and Paklinski Islands is 347 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Paklinski Islands without a car is to train and car ferry and line 9608 ferry which takes 18h 21m and costs 35€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 18h 21m to get from Rome to Paklinski Islands, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Rome to Paklinski Islands is to bus which takes 19h 41m and costs 100€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 220€ and takes 19h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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

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There are 2155+ hotels available in Paklinski Islands. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 7€ - 35€.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Paklinski Islands.
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  • Distance: 346.5 km
  • Duration: 18h 21m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Paklinski Islands, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Rome to Paklinski Islands via Zagreb and Split in around 19h 41m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Paklinski Islands via Trieste Centrale, Ljubljana, Zagreb Glavni Kol., and Split in around 19h 55m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320 kn - 2.000 kn
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kn - 4.300 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 4.000 kn
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 5.500 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 5.000 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Split
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
430 kn - 1.500 kn
Train operators
Trenitalia

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
3h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
140 kn - 280 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
250 kn - 280 kn
Train from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 130 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
115 kn - 130 kn
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110 kn - 230 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
200 kn - 230 kn
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 190 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
130 kn - 190 kn
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
100 kn - 150 kn
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
340 kn - 1.000 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
340 kn - 460 kn
Base Standard
550 kn - 800 kn
Base Premium
700 kn - 1.000 kn
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
140 kn - 490 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
140 kn - 200 kn
Base Standard
280 kn - 380 kn
Base Premium
350 kn - 490 kn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
180 kn - 250 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
130 kn - 380 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
140 kn - 210 kn
Smart Low Cost
130 kn - 190 kn
Smart Flex
270 kn - 380 kn
Bus operators
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
600 kn - 700 kn
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
150 kn - 190 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
120 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
190 kn - 240 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
200 kn - 290 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Split Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
190 kn - 260 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Kapetan Luka
Phone
021 / 645 476
Email
luka@krilo.hr
Website
krilo.hr
Ferry from Split to Hvar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40 kn - 55 kn
Website
Kapetan Luka
Normal
40 kn - 55 kn
Ferry from Dubrovnik to Hvar
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 200 kn
Website
Kapetan Luka
Normal
130 kn - 190 kn

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