ZADAR to ANCONA ferries

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Would you like to explore the best ways to get to Ancona? Search for a ferry from Zadar to Ancona with Italy ferry booking platform by NetFerry. In just few steps you can get all the info you need, including the ferry routes, the timetables, the prices and the travel times for the crossings to Ancona from Zadar.

The Zadar Ancona line is covered by Jadrolinija only who offer 5 weekly connections with traveling times ranging between 6 hours and 9 hours (frequent, all day departures). Ships that operate this crossing allow both vehicles and foot passengers. Seating and accommodation type on board differ according to travel time, the fastest ships, that provide crossings during the day, only offer deck space on regular seats, while night ferries or ferries with travel times exceeding 6 hours, offer a variety of cabin options.

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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

Day trip cabin discount

Receive a 40% discount on cabins, only applicable on daytime travel.
40% 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 ZADAR

The port of Zadar is one of the major ports in Croatia and offers connections with ports in Italy. The passenger port is called Gazenica and is 7 kilometers from the city center in an area well served by shopping centers. Inside the port is the famous Sea Organ, which naturally plays music using sea reeds. It is possible to reach the port from other cities such as Zagreb or Split by bus or by train, both the railway station and the bus terminal are located two kilometers from the port. You can reach the port by car along the A1 motorway or the Maslenica state road. The nearest airport to the p... [More information]

Address: Gaženička cesta, 23000, Zadar, Croatia
Directions: Google Map @ Zadar, port

Guide of ANCONA

Ancona, the capital of the region of Marches, is on the Adriatic Coast and has one of the largest ports in Italy. Historical sites  Historians believe there were human settlements in this are since the Bronze Age. The foundations of the city originate from 387 BC built by the Syracusan Greeks and for about two hundred years 'Ankon' remained a Greek colony. The port was very important during the Roman Empire and with the fall of the empire the city was besieged by the Ostrogoths to become a Byzantine city. From the year one thousand Ancona was an autonomous city and sea republic.  Dur... [More information]


5 weekly sailings - Duration: 6 hours

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

How long is the crossing from ZADAR to ANCONA?

The duration of the crossing from ZADAR to ANCONA is usually 9 hours with JADROLINIJA. Travel times may vary depending on the date and time of departure.

How many crossings are there per week from ZADAR to ANCONA?

The ferry operator JADROLINIJA provides 5 crossings per week. The number of crossings may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry operators provide services from ZADAR to ANCONA?

The ZADAR ANCONA route is served by Jadrolinija.

How much is a ferry ticket from ZADAR to ANCONA?

The price of the ticket from ZADAR to ANCONA 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 ZADAR to ANCONA?

Get to your destination with your car as the ships operating this route allow the transportation of vehicles.

Looking for information on the return journey?

If you are looking for information on your return journey, click this link Ferry from ANCONA to ZADAR.