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Ferry from Ancona to Zadar

The Ancona Zadar ferry is operated by Jadrolinija. Ancona Zadar Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Ancona to Zadar Ferry Times

Ferries from Ancona to Zadar typically depart from Ancona at around 10:00. The average sailing time of a Zadar Ancona ferry is approximately 8h 33m.

Ancona Zadar Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Ancona Zadar ferries typically range between €115* and €552*. The average price is around €304*. The cheapest ferry prices from Ancona to Zadar start from €44*. The average price for a foot passenger is €202*. The average price for a car ferry is €384*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Ancona and Zadar?

The distance between Ancona to Zadar is approximately 124.2 miles (199.9km), or 107.9 nautical miles.

Is there a Ancona Zadar car ferry?

Yes, Jadrolinija offer a car ferry from Ancona to Zadar. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Ancona and Zadar.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Ancona Zadar ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Ancona to Zadar with Jadrolinija.

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Ancona - Zadar Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Croatia
No. of Operators 1
Operators Jadrolinija
Average Price 387 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 8h 33m
Fastest Sailing Duration 8h 0m
First Ferry 10:00
Last Ferry 22:00
Distance 107 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Ancona to Zadar?

The approximate duration for ferries from Ancona to Zadar is 8h. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Ancona to Zadar?

Ancona to Zadar is approximately 356 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Ancona to Zadar?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Ancona to Zadar and this is
  • Jadrolinija

How can I book ferry tickets from Ancona to Zadar?

Book Ancona to Zadar tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Ancona to Zadar?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Ancona to Zadar with
  • Jadrolinija

Can you take your car on the ferry from Ancona to Zadar?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Ancona to Zadar with the following operators
  • Jadrolinija

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Ancona to Zadar?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard the ferry. Please ensure you read all the information around pet travel from the operator you decide to travel with. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Jadrolinija

How far is Zadar from Ancona?

Ancona to Zadar is approximately 107 nautical miles distance apart.

Ancona Guide

Located in the Marche region of Italy, the city of Ancona is located around 280 km to the north east of Rome and is situated on the Adriatic Sea coast between the slopes of two extremities of the promontory of Monte Conero, Monte Astagno and Monte Guasco. The city's port is popular with passenger traffic and is one of the main ports on the Adriatic Sea. There are many things to see and do in the city. The city's cathedral, Ancona Cathedral, is dedicated to Judas Cyriacus and was consecrated dating the 11th century and completed in 1189. The cathedral is characterised by its dodecagonal dome over the centre, which was altered by Margaritone d'Arezzo in 1270. The cathedral's exterior has a Gothic portal which is ascribed to Giorgio da Como (1228).

The city's port is popular for passengers travelling to countries surrounding the Adriatic Basin including Greece, Turkey, Croatia, Albania and Montenegro. Destinations available include Split, Rijeka, Zadar, Hvar, Dubrovnik, Bari, Patras and Igoumenitsa. Facilities in the port include a cafe, toilets and a small shop. There is also short term and long term parking available. There are also designated parking bays for disabled drivers.

Zadar Guide

Zadar is one of Croatia's most popular tourist destinations which is seems to be gaining in popularity each year. The city lies on the Adriatic Sea coast and is to the north of the cities of Split and Dubrovnik and is around 3 hours by car from Zagreb. The ancient city has a number of Roman ruins, pretty churches and some lovely beaches which are all popular with its visitors. There are also some lovely islands and national parks that are all within easy reach of the city. A popular attraction in Zadar is the daily market which is regarded as one of the best in Croatia and contains a huge selection of fresh produce and other seasonal offerings. The city is especially well known for its large number of churches with the oldest dating back to the 9th century and collectively form the most historic landmarks that remain in the city, with the most impressive being St. Chrysogonus Church, the Church of St. Simeon and the Church of St. Mary.

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