How to reach island Vis

Vis is an island in the middle of the Adriatic sea, 54 km (29 NM) from the mainland. It can only be reached by boat – Car ferry, fast catamaran (for passengers only) or private boat/yacht.
Ferries depart from Split only.
Catamaran also depart from Split but at Tuesday only it sail via Hvar and you can board up in Hvar also.

Car ferries of "Jadrolinija"
SPLIT - VIS - SPLIT

The car-ferries of “Jadrolinija” depart from Split harbour. You must buy the tickets before boarding the ferry from the kiosk on the Riva (esplanade). When you buy the ferry tickets ask for the name of the ferry and where it is docked. It is not possible to make a reservation for these ferries. So we recommend that if you are bringing a car you arrive at least one hour before departure and preferably earlier. Ferry takes 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Tickets for Jadrolinija’s ferries you can pay by cash or by all major credit cards.
For the current ferries timetable and prices of tickets click to link below and visit Jadrolinija’s web pages.

M/B "Krilo Jet" High Speed Catamaran
SPLIT - (HVAR) - VIS - (HVAR) - SPLIT

Faster way of coming to Vis is to take a fast catamaran.
It departs from Split harbour, from dock: “Gat Svetog Petra” (esplanade).
At Tuesday only it sail via Hvar and you can board up in Hvar also.
Tickets for catamaran you can Buy Online or before boarding from the kiosk in front of where the catamaran dock (on the beginning of “Gat Svetog Petra” dock).
The journey is 29 miles (54 km) and takes one hour and 20 minutes.
If you haven’t bought the tickets online, tickets from the kiosk in Split you can pay by cash only !
For the current catamarans timetable and prices of tickets click to link below and visit Kapetan Luka’s web pages.


How to reach Split

You can fly to Split airport from many European cities. You can also reach Split by train, bus or boat.

Arrival by car

HAK (Croatian Automobile Club)
Road assistance: +385 (0)1 987
Traffic reports: +385 (0)1 4640800

Hrvatske autoceste (Croatian motorways)
+385 (0)1 46 94 444
info@hac.hr

Arrival by bus

Bus station Split
Domestic travel: +385 (0)60 327 327
International: +385 (0)21 329 160
info@ak-split.hr

Bus station Zagreb
Information: 060 313 333
International calls: +385 (0)1 6112 789
promet@akz.hr

Arrival by train

Railway Station Split
Phone: 060 333 444

Zagreb Railway Station
Phones: 060 333 444, +385 (0)1 37 82 532, +385 (0)1 48 11 842, +385 (0)1 49 22 224

Railway Station Knin
Phone: 060 333 444
Fax: +385 (0)22 662 220

Railway Station Metković
Phones: +385 (0)20 685 393, 060 333 444

Railway Station Ploče
Phones: 020 679 903, 060 333 444
Fax: +385 (0)20 679 067

Railway Station Šibenik
Phones: 022 333 699 , 060 333 444
Fax: 022 333 699

Railway Station Zadar
Phones: 023 212 555 , 060 333 444

Railway Station Pula
Phones: +385 (0)52 541 982, 060 333 444
Fax: +385 (0)52 541 714

Railway Station Rijeka
Phone: 060 333 444