With only one small terminal, Split's airport can get extremely busy in the summer but is nearly desolate in the winter. A major expansion is in the works and should be completed by June 2019.
Sizable shop including local products.
Restaurant with cafe-bar
Between flights? The airport is only a 15-minute walk to a beach.
Most of the airport shops and services close in off-hours. Off-season shops and car rental agencies keep normal business hours.
With only 353 spaces, Split airport's parking lot can get swamped in the summer. The good side is that it's an easy stroll to the terminal.
All major car rental agencies in Croatia arrange for pick-ups at Split airport. Read more.
Ground Transport from Split Airport
There is a Croatia Airlines bus that meets all regularly scheduled flights to Split. The buses are organized by Pleso Prijevoz and the city stop is at Sv Duje at the southern end of Split port, a short walk from the intercity bus station and the train station.
Buses to Split Airport leave from the same place 90 minutes before flight times. The price is 30Kn and tickets may be puchased online. Local bus No 37 connects the airport with the local bus station in Split and is cheaper but the local bus station is a few kilometres north of the town centre. Then you'll need another bus or taxi to town or your hotel. See more on local Split transport.
Local bus no 37 from Split stops at Split Airport before continuing to Trogir.
A new service connects Split airport with Split port, Bol (Brac island) and Stari Grad (Hvar island) via passenger ferry. Board the ferry about 300m from the airport and the boat whisks you to Split port in only 20 minutes. To Bol and Stari Grad it's a little over an hour. It's a great way to avoid traffic and get to the islands quickly. See the schedules and booking information.
Follow the scenic coastal road or the speedier E65 25km east to Split.
Take the coastal road 7km west to Trogir
A taxi to Split costs around 350Kn.
A taxi to Trogir costs about 100Kn
Uber has recently entered the Croatian market and is available year-round. The flat rate from Split airport to all central Split destinations is 225Kn.
Split Airport Hotels
There is no airport hotel actually at Split airport but you're just a short hop from Trogir with an extensive choice of hotels and private accommodation. Even closer are the villages of Kastela with a number of three-star hotels.
Split airport serves domestic and international carriers but the steadiest traffic are the year-round flights from Zagreb to Split. Read more.
Last Updated May 16, 2019
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