traveling by car

road map of Dalmatia



How to get to and around Dalmatia by car





You can reach Dalmatia by car in several ways, by roads or by ferry. By motorway from the direction of Slovenia or Hungary via Zagreb or by Adriatic Highway from Italy and Slovenia via Rijeka, or by motorway A1.

You can also arrive by sea using the ferry-shipping lines along the coast from Rijeka-Split-Dubrovnik, from all of the islands as well as from Italian cities: Ancona, Bari, Pescara, are very good connected by both fast and ferry-boat connections to Split, Dubrovnik, Zadar.


Among useful links (on the left) you can take advantage of route planners for a detailed plan of your way to places in Dalmatia.


Croatian Automobile Club (HAK.hr) website provides information about: Traffic and Road Conditions, Digital map of Croatia with route planner and weather forecast, webcams, petrol stations, medical assistance, banks, ATM, shopping, parking, police, campsites, tourist boards, national parks...


Useful telephone numbers:


  • Roadside Assistance:      + 385 1987
  • HAK Information Centre:      + 385 62 777 777, 0-24 (English, German, Italian)
  • Emergency:      + 385 112
  • Police:      + 385 192
  • Fire Brigade:      + 385 193
  • Ambulance:      + 385 194

Distances to Split from:


  • Amsterdam 1673 km
  • Bonn 1404 km
  • Bratislava 779 km
  • Bruxelles 1629 km
  • Budapest 665 km
  • Frankfurt 1235 km
  • Dubrovnik 216 km
  • Geneva 1109 km
  • Ljubljana 429 km
  • Madrid 2353 km
  • Milano 805 km
  • Munich 841 km
  • Paris 1653 km
  • Sibenik 86 km
  • Prague 999 km
  • Rome 1060 km
  • Sarajevo 242 km
  • Stuttgart 1076 km
  • Warsaw 1386 km
  • Vienna 702 km
  • Zadar 159 km


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