Lonely Planet Writer

Seaplane service launched from Split to Hvar Island

Croatian seaplane operator European Coastal Airlines has launched direct flights from Split’s central port area to Jelsa on Hvar Island.

Hvar, Croatia.
Hvar, Croatia. Image by A_Peach / CC BY 2.0

Flights take just 12 minutes – much quicker than taking the traditional ferry or catamaran. The airline plans to continue adding more connections to its network, eventually connecting up all the Croatian islands. Read more: croatiaweek.com