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How To Get To Korcula

There are several ways to get to Korcula there depending on your starting location and preferences. Here are some common ways to get to Korcula:

Arriving to Korcula By Plane

Two closest airports to Korcula are Split and Dubrovnik airports. This is how you can reach Korcula if you land on one of them.

Dubrovnik Airport

Dubrovnik airport is about 150 kilometers away. You can take a taxi, bus or shuttle from Dubrovnik Airport to Dubrovnik Port and from there take a catamaran or bus to Korcula.  You can check the bus and catamaran timetables here.

Another option is to book a shuttle bus service with Korkyra Info Travel Agency from Dubrovnik airport and get hassle free straight to your accommodation in Korcula. You can also arrange a rent-a-car to wait for you at the airport, and drive to Orebic town on Peljesac peninsula and from there take a 15-minute long ferry ride to Korcula.

Split Airport

Road distance from Split to Korcula is about 200 km while the distance across the sea is about 130 km. You can reach Korcula by bus, ferry, or catamaran from Split port. Alternatively, you can rent-a-car and drive to Orebic town on Peljesac peninsula and from there take a 15 minutes long ride to Korcula. 

Arriving to Korcula by Ferry

There are several ferry companies that operate ferries to Korcula from different ports in Croatia, including Dubrovnik, Split, and Hvar. Website Ferry Croatia offers an extensive information on all ferry and catamaran connections to and from Korcula island.

Arriving to Korcula by Car

You can take a car ferry from Split to Vela Luka town on Korcula island, or you can drive to Orebic and take a car ferry to Korcula. The same goes if you are driving from Dubrovnik. You need to get to Orebic and from there take a car ferry to Korcula.

And if you’re already in Korcula and want to get to Dragan’s Den Hostel, follow one of the instructions outlined here.

Overall, the best way to get to Korcula depends on your starting location and travel preferences.