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Recommended option

Drive, Korčula ship  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Split
  2. Take the Korčula ship from Split to Vela Luka 604 / ...

$26 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus, Korčula ship  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 934
  2. Take the Korčula ship from Split to Vela Luka 604 / ...

$15 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Zadar to Vela Luka

$44

Fly, Korčula ship  •  10 h 26 min

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

$89 - $317

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

There is no direct connection from Zadar to Vela Luka. However, you can take the drive to Split then take the Korčula ship to Vela Luka. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Zadar to Vela Luka via Split and Split in around 5 h 57 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 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
Monday, 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
Flights from Zadar to Split via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, 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
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Zadar to Split via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Zadar to Split via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Bus operators
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
FlixBus
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
Bus and ferry from Zadar to Vela Luka
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$44
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
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zadar and Korčula is 188 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Korčula is to bus and Korčula ship which costs 95 kn - 180 kn and takes 5 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Zadar to Korčula is to drive and Korčula ship which takes 4 h 24 min and costs 160 kn - 240 kn.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zadar and arriving at Vela Luka. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Zadar to Korčula, including transfers.