How to reach Brač
Brač is an island that can be reached by sea and air. Here are some basics, in case you’re not a marathon swimmer. 😉
BY AIR ///
Brač has its own small airport, situated in the middle of the island, just above Bol. More and more flights are introduced each year, and all the necessary information you may find on the airport’s website. Island has a direct connection by air with Austria, Belgium, France, Netherlands, Italy, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Slovenia, and of course – the capital of Croatia.
We must add that, since the COVID-19, many of the flights have been canceled, so make sure to contact the airport to get the latest news!
UPDATE from 12.6.2020. | NEW FLIGHTS TO SPLIT (city nearest to island Brač)
As of June 2nd, new flights will be introduced between
Zurich & Split, twice a week | Edelweiss Air
As of June 6th, new flights will be introduced between
Stuttgart & Split, once a week – on Saturdays | Eurowings
As of June 20th, new flights will be introduced between
Copenhagen & Split, twice a week – Wednesdays and Saturdays | Scandinavian Airlines
Oslo & Split, once a week – on Saturdays | Scandinavian Airlines
Munchen & Split, once a week – on Saturdays | Lufthansa
Dusseldorf to Split, once a week – on Saturdays | Eurowings
Vienna & Split | four times a week – on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday | Austrian
As of June 27th, new flights will be introduced between
Frankfurt & Split, once a week – on Saturdays | Lufthansa
As of July 4th, new flights will be introduced between:
Amsterdam & Split, every day | KLM
As of July 10th, new flights will be introduced between:
Antwerp & Split, twice a week – on Mondays and Fridays | TUI
The closest international airports to Brač are the ones in Split, Zadar, and Dubrovnik, with many low-cost companies flying there. There are regular bus lines between the airports and city centers, and from there, you can continue to Brač by ferry, catamaran, or private taxi boats.
BY SEA ///
There are two ferry lines and three catamaran line connecting Brač with the land, as of 2020.
The first ferry port is in Supetar, connecting Brač with Split, and the second is in Sumartin, connecting Brač with Makarska. You can also come to Brač via Bol, on the south part of the island, by catamaran. Here, you can reach Brač from Split, or from a neighboring island Hvar. More information about ferry lines and timetables you may find here. There is also a catamaran connecting Split and Milna, as well as Sutivan, as of 2020. Find all the info about this line to Sutivan, on our blog!
Also, if you own or rent boats, you may just sail into any place on island Brač. We suggest Brač Excursions for transfers!
GETTING AROUND THE ISLAND ///
Once you arrived at the island, there are a couple of ways to get around. One is to hop on a local bus that connects the entire island with lines that are more frequent during summer. Booking your ticket via their free app can save you 5% every time.
Also, you may rent quads, bikes or something else, just take a look at our renting section!
If you prefer some eco-friendly means of transport, just hop on your bicycle and enjoy 1023 kilometers of bike lanes around the island!
WHERE TO STAY WHEN ON BRAČ ///
We’ve got a great selection of apartments, vacation houses, villas, hotels, and camps for you! From affordable to luxurious, we’ve got you covered. Browse our selection here.