Ferries to and from Rovinj
There are 3 international ferry lines available when travelling by ferry to and from Rovinj. Here's everything you need to know about ferry options from Rovinj to Venice and Trieste in Italy and Piran in Slovenia.
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Venezia Lines: Your Speedy Connection
Operating a high-speed catamaran, Venezia Lines provides a swift link between Venice and Rovinj. The service is available from late April to early October. Starting in May, departures occur four times weekly. During July and August, the catamaran sets sail daily.
Prices range from 60 € to 85 € per person for a one-way ticket, contingent on the season and day of sailing.
Liberty Lines: Trieste to Rovinj
For those eyeing a voyage from Trieste to Rovinj, Liberty Lines offers a passenger boat service. This daily (except Wednesdays) route operates from late June to September. The return ticket is priced at around 30€, making it an affordable option.
Trieste Lines has been steadfast in offering swift connections between Trieste in northeast Italy and various destinations along the Istrian coast, a northern peninsula of Croatia. Trieste Lines initially focused on regular routes between Trieste and Pula, today its network includes frequent routes to Rovinj, Poreč and Piran.
This ferry route operates only during summer.
Gomo Viaggi Lines
Experience the scenic ferry journey from Rovinj, Croatia, to Cesenatico, Italy, courtesy of Gomo Viaggi, the sole ferry company servicing this route. Operating twice weekly during the high season, this foot-passenger only ferry provides a comfortable passage over a duration of 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Please note that cars, pets, and bikes are not allowed on board. Foot passenger tickets are around 82 Euro. Operates from end of June to beginning of September.
Rovinj Ferry Port
Situated on the Croatian mainland, Rovinj's ferry port serves as a vital hub for maritime travel. Four reputable companies—Venezia Lines, Adriatic Lines, TriesteLines, and Gomo Viaggi—cater to several destinations.
During the peak season, expect one to four journeys per day. In contrast, the low season sees no ferry operations. Travel duration vary from 1 hour and 5 minutes to 4 hours, contingent on the specific route.
While none of the routes accommodate cars, three accept bicycles, and three allow pets on board.
Address: Rovinj Ferry Port, Obala Alda Negria, 52210 Rovinj (Rovigno), Croatia
Coordinates: 45°4'59.9"N 13°37'59.9"E
Rovinj to Venice: Navigating the Waters
Ferry services from Rovinj to Venice (Venezia) are facilitated by two distinguished companies—Venezia Lines and Adriatic Lines. In the high season, the route runs one or two journeys daily, totaling up to 10 times weekly. Unfortunately, this route remains inactive during the low season. Journey times fluctuate between 2 hours and 45 minutes to 4 hours, depending on the chosen route. A foot passenger ticket is priced at 79 Euro.Book your ferry tickets: See availability and prices
Route 801 (Venezia Lines)
This foot-passenger only ferry, operated by Venezia Lines, embarks on a scenic journey from Rovinj, passing through Pula, and concluding in Venice (Venezia). Services commence on April 29, 2023, and conclude on October 1, 2023.
Route 816 (Adriatic Lines)
Another foot-passenger exclusive, the Adriatic Jet, helmed by Adriatic Lines, connects Rovinj to Venice (Venezia). Operations commence on May 1, 2023, and conclude on September 22, 2023.
Looking for a ferry from Rovinj to Trieste in Italy?
Liberty Lines operates about 5-6 weekly crossings on this route. The ferry service between Trieste and Rovinj is seasonal and operates for only a few months each year. The journey takes approximately 1 hr 40 min to 2 hrs, with fares starting at €21. The distance is 35 nautical miles or roughly 64 km. Unfortunately, the Trieste - Rovinj ferry route only accommodates foot passengers. Car transport is not available on this route.
If you are travelling from Trieste to Rovinj here are some tips to make your ferry journey smoother: Arrive at the crowded Trieste port at least 1 hr early during summer to avoid long queues, ensure you have a valid passport or identity card for travel between Italy and Croatia, explore other ferry routes like Venice - Poreč or Venice - Rovinj for more travel options between Italy and Croatia."Book your ferry tickets: See availability and prices
Remember, there is no direct ferry connection between Rijeka or Pula and Rovinj. Should you wish to traverse this route, alternative means of transportation will be required. We recommend checking out our guide on bus connections from and to Rovinj.