Good connection of the main Croatian ports and islands at the beginning of tourist season additionally increases by introduction of new ferry lines. That significantly increases the transport capacities and is provided a daily connection of Croatian ports with islands as well as a good international connection.
Jadrolinija, the largest transport company with its fleet of 36 ferries, 8 catamarans, hydro bus and 4 ships connects main Croatian coastal port between themselves as well as the islands of Cres, Lošinj, Pag, Rab, Susak, Ilovik, Unije, Srakane, Pašman, Ugljan, Ist, Dugi otok, Silba, Olib, Molat, Zverinac, Rivanj, Sesrtunj, Iž, Premuda, Rava, Kaprije, Žirje, Zlarin, Prvić, Šolta, Hvar, Brač, Vis, peninsula Pelješac, as well as the islands of Drvenik Veli and Drvenik Mali, Lastovo, Korčula, Mljet, Šipan, Koločep and Lopud. In the international traffic, the company daily connects Ancona with Zadar and Split as well as Bari with Dubrovnik. Jadrolinija’s seasonal time-table starts to operate on 31st May.
The Snav, Italian shipping company, one of the largest European transporters, with its fast catamarans transports daily, from June to August, passengers and vehicles on lines Ancona - Split and Pescara - Stari Grad (Hvar) – Split, whilst Venezia Lines, other Italian company connects Venice, Poreč, Rovinj, Pula and Rabac.
The Blue Line international company daily connects Ancona and Split, Ancona and Hvar as well as Ancona and Vis.
In the national traffic, Rapska plovidba connects the island of Rab with Jablanac as well as the islands of Rab and Pag.
Source: Jadrolinija, ferries info.hr