There are 5 ways to get from Zadar to Hvar by bus, ferry, train, car, car ferry 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.

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Bus, ferry via Split  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 931 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Split to Hvar 9608S / ...

$12 - $27

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Bus, ferry  •  5 h

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

$14 - $28

Train, ferry  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Zadar to Knin
  2. Take the train from Knin to Split
  3. Take the ferry from Split to Hvar

$18 - $30

Drive, line 53 car ferry  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Split
  2. Take the line 53 car ferry from Split to Stari Grad 53

$24 - $37

Fly, ferry  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Split (SPU) ZAD - SPU
  2. Take the ferry from Split to Hvar

$86 - $316

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Hvar is to bus and ferry which costs 75 kn - 180 kn and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Hvar is to drive and line 53 car ferry which costs 150 kn - 240 kn and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Hvar is 143 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Zadar to Hvar, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Hvar, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Zadar to Hvar. However, you can take the bus to Split, take the walk to Split, then take the ferry to Hvar. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Zadar to Hvar via Split in around 5 h.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Zadar to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zadar to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zadar to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zadar to Split via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zadar to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zadar to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zadar to Knin
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $17
Train from Knin to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $13
Bus operators
FlixBus
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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 Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Ferry from Split to Hvar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$4 - $6
Car ferry from Split to Stari Grad
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$4 - $6

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