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Don't know how to get to Hvar? Search for a ferry from Ancona to Hvar with our Croatia ferry booking service. This web portal gives you all the information you need on the sea crossings to Hvar from Anconaprices, durations and timings.

The link between Ancona and Hvar is served by Jadrolinija only who provide availability for one sailing per week with exclusively evening departures and crossing times shorter than 14 hr 15 min. If you need to bring your vehicle on board, you have many options thanks to the cargo capacity of the ships operating on this crossing. These ferries provide cafes and bars along with different types of accommodation to suit all of your needs. Early booking will ensure your choice of either regular seating or cabin accomodation.

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Children under 3 travel free

Children between the ages of 0 and 3 travel free but will not be designated seating or accommodation. 
100% discount

Discounts for children under 12

Receive a 75% discount on tickets for children between the ages of 3 and 12, including fees. 
75% discount

Return ticket discount

When you purchase a return ticket, receive a discount on the return fare. Limited availability and discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers.
20% discount

Pets in cabins

Domestic animals are allowed onboard Jadrolinija ships, but they must have an up to date passport and health certificate. Pets are not allowed in the common areas of the ship, including restaurants and bathrooms, but are allowed inside your cabin.

Port of ANCONA

Ancona is the main passenger port in Italy and about 1.5 million travelers pass through each year. The elbow shaped port has meant that this stretch of sea has been used as a port since antiquity beginning with the Greeks, who founded the city. The Greeks also gave Ancona its name that was inspired by its shape, as Ankon means elbow in Greek. Under the Romans the port was enlarged under the Emperor Trajan, they erected a triumphal arch in the port in his honor.  The Saracen raids then destroyed the port, which was rebuilt and fortified during the period when Ancona became a Maritime Repub... [More information]

Address: Banchina Nazario Sauro, 18, 60121 Ancona AN
Directions: Google Map @ Ancona, port


The beautiful city of Stari Grad is located on the island of Hvar, in Croatia. The city has a beautiful centre with an ancient Greek agricultural area that has been given UNESCO status. Stari Grad lots of hotels and quality accommodation as well as plenty of bars and restaurants to keep you entertained.  History The city was founded by a Greek population from the island of Paro, who gave it the name of Pharos, then from 1200, it was known as Civitas Vetu. However, the city was inhabited from before this period which has been proven by the Neolithic ceramics that were excavated in the near... [More information]


1 weekly sailing - Duration: 14 hours 15 minutes

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Want to learn more about your trip from ANCONA to STARI GRAD (HVAR)?

How long is the crossing from ANCONA to STARI GRAD (HVAR)?

The duration of the crossing from ANCONA to STARI GRAD (HVAR) is usually 14 hours 15 minutes with JADROLINIJA. Travel times may vary depending on the date and time of departure.

How many crossings are there per week from ANCONA to STARI GRAD (HVAR)?

The ferry operator JADROLINIJA provides 1 crossings per week. The number of crossings may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry operators provide services from ANCONA to STARI GRAD (HVAR)?

The ANCONA STARI GRAD (HVAR) route is served by Jadrolinija.

How much is a ferry ticket from ANCONA to STARI GRAD (HVAR)?

The price of the ticket from ANCONA to STARI GRAD (HVAR) varies according to the date and time of departure and the offers available at the time of booking. Our website always gives you the best available price. Book now and save.

Can I take my car on the line from ANCONA to STARI GRAD (HVAR)?

The companies operating on this route allow the transportation of vehicles, so you can get to your destination accompanied by your vehicle.

Looking for information on the return journey?

If you are looking for information on your return journey, click this link Ferry from STARI GRAD (HVAR) to ANCONA.