Ferries from Ancona to Stari Grad (Hvar)
Timetables and Rates Ancona - Stari Grad (Hvar)
Amatori agency ferry line is in collaboration with Jadrolinija Croatian liner shipping company. Jadrolinija provides about four routes per week from Ancona to Stari Grad. Travelling from Ancona to Stari Grad by ferry means choosing a quiet journey and a comfortable on board service at a good price. Do you want to book a journey from Ancona to Stari Grad by ferry? Use the search box aside to find availability and updated price.
How to reach the Port of Ancona by car
COMING FROM NORTH: take the exit Highway A14 at "ANCONA NORD" (about 15 km from the port). Take the SS76 direction Ancona and follow all the signs to the port-embarkation. After about 8 km, take the exit "Torrette - Porto - Imbarchi" and continue until you reach the state road that runs along the coast and the railway. After 2 km, take the exit "Porto" on your right, at the end of the straight line, you find the New Maritime Station or Ancona Ferries Terminal. [Path Map]
COMING FROM SOUTH: take the exit Highway A14 at "ANCONA SUD" (about 12 km from the port). Then go straight and at the roundabout (after 400 m) turn left and take the SS16 direction Ancona Centro. After 4 km take the exit "Ancona Centro" and continue the 2 lane road for 5 km until it ends. At the traffic light go straight for 300 m until the roundabout which is in front of the gallery; take the 3rd exit. Continue along Via Martiti della Resistenza for 1 km, go straight at the roundabout to take Via De Gasperi. At the traffic light, go straight until you reach a second roundabout where you turn right. After 200 m take the exit "Uscita Porto". After a short elevated section, take the exit on the right and you will have reached Ancona Ferries Terminal. [Path Map]
How to reach the Port of Ancona from the railway station
From the railway station of Ancona you might take the bus n.12 (the urban travel ticket can be purchased at the tobacco shop inside the railway station) which reach the New Maritime Station of Ancona. It takes about 20 minutes by walk [Path Map]
How to reach the Port of Ancona from the airport
The nearest airport to Ancona is Falconara, 5 km away from Ancona. You might choice between the taxi or the bus, which arrives at Piazza Cavour, the central square of Ancona. From the square to the Port, you have to walk about one kilometer to reach the destination.
How to reach the centre of Stari Grad from the port
The most simple way to reach Stari Grad city centre from its port is by using the bus service because the port is about 2 km away from the port. You may buy tickets on board and the bus takes about 10 minutes to arrive at the main station, which is few minutes by walk from the centre. Alternatively, you can choose the taxi but it is a more expensive solution (here find Tihi number +358 21 742 2200).
How to reach the main hotels in Hvar Island
HOTEL AMFORA ****
Situated in a peaceful bay surrounded by pines and a walk with a duration of only ten minutes from the historic centre of Hvar, this luxury hotel is equipped with swimming pool and beach. It's only 20 minutes away from the port of Stari Grad and it is easily accessible by public transports.
HOTEL PALACE ***
Situated in the main square of Hvar old centre, is the most ancient hotel of the island, ideal for who arrives without his own vehicle. It is distant about 20 km from the port of Stari Grad and it is easily accessible by public transports.
HOTEL PHAROS ***
A modern hotel recently renovated, surrounded by a wonderful pine grove, is situated 300 m away from the centre of the small city of Hvar. It is the favourite place for tourists who reach the isle. It is distant about 20 km from the port of Stari Grad and it is easily accessible by public transports.
HOTEL DELFIN **
A simple building with terrace and restaurant, situated along the seafront of Hvar, 5 minutes walk to the main square. It is distant about 20 km from the port of Stari Grad and it is easily accessible by public transports.
Stari Grad: how to move around with public transports
For those who wants to move with public transports, Stari Grad makes available an efficient bus service. The bus station of Stari Grad is in the centre of the city in Ivana Mestrovica BB, easily reachable within walking distance.