How to reach the island of Pag and Novalja


Pag is available to its visitors from different directions. On the south side it is connected to the mainland by a bridge, and from Rijeka and Senj with a ferry line.

If you arrive by plane the nearest airport is in Zadar, approximately 70 km from Pag, and timetablea and other information can be found here. At the Airport Zadar, you can use the service of an organised transfer to Zadar - timetables can be seen here. Taxi services are available as well.

From Zadar you can reach Pag by coach or rent a car. If traveling by car coming to the island is available from several directions: from Zagreb you should take the highway until Zute Lokve and continue to travel to Senj and Prizna from wherea ferrs to Zigljen departs. You can also take the highway from Zagreb towards Gospic until reaching the exit Posedarje and than over the bridge Maslinicki most and Paski most (Pag bridge) reach the island. From Rijeka travel in the direction towards Senj and Prizna where the ferry for Zigljen departs (the trip takes about 15 minutes).

There is also a catamaran line Rijeka - Rab - Novalja (the trip takes about 2 hours and 30 minutes), and the timetable and ferry prices of the line Prizna- Zigljan and catamaran lines Rijeka - Rab - Novalja can be found here.

If you decide to travel by coach from Zagreb to Pag take into account that the trip takes about 6 hours and timetables and prices can be found here, from Rijeka to Pag coaches drive for about 3 hours and 45 minutes, and timetables and prices you can see here, and from Split, Sibenik and Zadar all the information about timetables and prices can be found here.