Getting to Split couldn’t be easier! The city is fantastically well served by air from the UK and Europe – just take a look at all of the airlines operating flights to Split below.
Getting to Split – Flights from the UK to Split
Flight time from the UK to Split is between two and two and half hours, depending on where you are flying from.
Croatia Airlines have flights in summer from both London Heathrow (once a week) and London Gatwick (twice a week). You can also reach Split via a stopover in Zagreb.
British Airways have a London Heathrow to Split route, operating four times a week from early May.
Easyjet have daily flights from London Gatwick from mid May to October, although the route starts operating (not daily) flights from the end of March. They also have flights from London Stansted and London Luton three times a week in peak season (lower frequency before/after the season), plus flights from Bristol, Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow and Belfast!
Norwegian offer flights twice a week from London Gatwick to Split from early April to the end of October.
Wizzair operate daily flights from London Luton to Split from early July to mid September.
Jet2.com have flights from Manchester, Leeds Bradford and Edinburgh to Split.
Thomsonfly have a once-a-week flight from both London Gatwick and Manchester.
See our Flights to Croatia section for full details of dates of operation and frequency of flights from the UK to Split.
Getting to Split – Flights from Europe to Split
N.B. All routes listed below are direct, although most operate only during summer.
Flights from Austria to Split
- Croatia Airlines from Vienna
Flights from the Czech Republic to Split
- Smartwings from Prague and Ostrava
Flights from Denmark to Split
Flights from Estonia to Split
- Estonian Air from Tallinn
Flights from Finland to Split
Flights from France to Split
Flights from Germany to Split
- Air Berlin from Berlin New for 2016!, Dusseldorf New for 2016! and Friedrichshafen
- Croatia Airlines from Berlin, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt year-round, Hamburg and Munich year-round
- Condor from Frankfurt
- Easyjet from Berlin
- GermanWings from Berlin, Cologne/Bonn year-round, Dortmund, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover and Stuttgart year-round and other cities in Germany/Europe via connecting flights
Flights from Greece to Split
- Croatia Airlines from Athens
Flights from Italy to Split
- Croatia Airlines from Rome year-round
- Easyjet from Rome, Milan and Naples
- Volotea from Venice
- Vueling from Rome, Florence, Palermo and Catania
Flights from Macedonia to Split
- Croatia Airlines from Skopje
Flights from the Netherlands to Split
Flights from Norway to Split
Flights from Poland to Split
Flights from Russia to Split
Flights from Serbia to Split
Flights from Spain
Flights from Sweden to Split
- Norwegian from Stockholm
Flights from Switzerland to Split
Getting to Split by Ferry from Europe
There are year-round ferries from Ancona in Italy, with a higher frequency of ferries the summer months. See our Travelling from Ancona to Croatia page for more details.
Getting to Split by Bus from Europe
There are regular bus services from, amongst other cities, Munich and Trieste to Split. See the Split Bus Terminal website for timetable details.
Getting to Split by Train from Europe
It is possible to travel by train to Split from elsewhere in Europe, although the majority of routes involve a change of trains at Zagreb. You are best to check the Die Bahn website for timetable details.
Getting to Split from elsewhere in Croatia
There are numerous daily flights from Zagreb to Split (flight time 45 minutes) that operate year-round, and tickets aren’t as expensive as you might think – see the Croatia Airlines website. There are also a few flights a week to Dubrovnik (flight time 35 minutes) and once a week to Osijek (50 minutes) during high season.
There are several trains a day from Zagreb – trains take either 6 hours 15 minutes or 8 hours 10 minutes depending on which train you take. The Die Bahn website is great for train timetables.
Numerous catamarans and ferries connect Split with the nearby Adriatic islands (Hvar, Brac, Vis, Korcula and so on) – many of these services are run by Jadrolinija. Kapetan Luka operate a catamaran service from Split to Vis, whilst Bura Line run a service to Slatine and Trogir from Split.
Those travelling up (or down the coast) may well make use of Kapetan Luka‘s catamaran service that runs Dubrovnik – Mljet – Korcula – Hvar Town – Milna (Brac) to Split and vice versa. This catamaran runs daily June – September, and three/four times a week in May and October.