Boat Gruž – Lapad – Gruž
If you have just taken a walk to Gruž, or you have just arrived in Dubrovnik on a ship, if you have missed your bus and a taxi is nowwhere in sight, even if you have no special reason – we suggest thze traditional boat transport. The boat operates from Gruž to Lapad and back only in summer, in the morning (from 7.00 am to 12.30 am), at quite convenient prices. As soon as a few passangeres appear, the boat-ride man starts the engine and sails to the opposite side of the harbour. With no official time schedule, the boat leaves approximately every ten minutes. In Gruž the boat lands in front of the open – air market, and in Lapad in front of the Lapad Hotel. The sign Taxi Gruž – Lapad – Gruž and the price are posted on the boat.
Boat to Island of Lokrum
The boat to the Island of Lokrum (special forestry reserve in the vicinity of Dubrovnik) departs from the Old City Harbour every half hour during the season and lands in the little bay of Portoč. The ride lasts abput ten minutes and the boat tickets are purcharshed in front of the boat. (www.lokrum.hr)
The boat does not operate in poor weather conditions.
Boat to Elaphite Islands
The boat to the Elaphite Islands (Koločep, Lopud and Šipan) departs from Gruž harbour. The time schedules are available at the Jadrolinija Office in Gruž located in close proximity to the landing place and at the Dubrovnik Tourist Board Information Offices. Boat tickets can be puchased at the jadrolinija office. (www.jadrolinija.hr)
Boat to Island of Mljet
In addition to the ferry boat departing from Gruž Harbour to sobra harbour on the Island of Mljet – time schedules and tickets available at the Jadrolinija office in Gruž – you may also reach the Island of Mljet on the hydrofoil arrives in polače harbour situated in the vicinity of the Mljet Nationasl Park. For detailed information please contact the G&V Line agency. (www.gv-line.hr)
The Jadrolinija Agency ferry operates from Sobra Harbour to Prapratno Harbour on the Pelješac Peninsula all the year round and during the season also to the Island of Korčula and to Split. (www.jadrolinija.hr)
Boat Dubrovnik - Koločep
Ferry – Boat
Beside the above mentioned lines, troughout the year there are ferry connections from Dubrovnik to other major Croatian harbours (Korčula, Stari Grad on the Island of Hvar, Split and Rijeka), and to Bari harbour in Italy.
The tickets, detailed information and time schedules are available at the Jadrolinija Office in Gruž. (www.jadrolinija.hr)