There are 5 ways to get from Split to Ancona by car ferry, train, bus or plane

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Car ferry Jadrolinija  •  8 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53

$21 - $28

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Train  •  19 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le En
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Fb / ...

$104 - $173

Bus  •  19 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Trogir to Bologna, Bologna N535
  2. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Ancona 421 / ...

$59 - $104

Car ferry SNAV  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona

$46 - $67

Fly  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Ancona (AOI) SPU - AOI

$184 - $438

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The cheapest way to get from Split to Ancona is to car ferry which costs 130 kn - 180 kn and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Ancona is to car ferry which costs 130 kn - 180 kn and takes 8 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Split to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Ancona via Trogir and Bologna, Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Split and arriving at Ancona. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Ancona via Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Villach Hbf and Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 25 min.

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The distance between Split and Ancona is 237 km.

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The best way to get from Split to Ancona without a car is to car ferry which takes 8 h and costs 130 kn - 180 kn.

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The car ferry from Split to Ancona takes 8 h including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Split to Ancona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Trogir station.

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Map of how to get from Split to Ancona.
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  • Distance: 148 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Ancona, Italy?

You can take a train from Split to Ancona via Zagreb, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Villach Hbf, and Bologna C.Le in around 19 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Split to Ancona via Trogir and Bologna, Bologna in around 19 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Split to Ancona via Zagreb, Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Split to Ancona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Split to Ancona via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
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 Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$45 - $60
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 Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Trogir to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$21 - $28
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$47
Vehicle
$71

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Split to Ancona train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Split station.

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The best way to get from Split to Ancona is to train which takes 19 h 25 min and costs 650 kn - 1.100 kn. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 370 kn - 700 kn and takes 19 h 50 min, you could also fly, which costs 1.100 kn - 2.800 kn and takes 8 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Split Airport to Ancona Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Split to Ancona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ancona station.

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Split to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Ancona station.

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Eurowings, Condor Flugdienst, Croatia Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Split Airport to Ancona Airport.

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Book your Split to Ancona bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 780+ hotels available in Ancona. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Split to Split Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 40 min and costs 17 kn.

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