Split Airport

General information

Split Airport is the second busiest airport in Croatia, after Zagreb Airport. The airport in Dalmatia is close to Split, the historic town of Trogir and the beautiful islands Brač and Hvar.


Where is Split Airport situated?

Split Airport is located west of Split in Kaštela, a collection of seven smaller villages.  The airport is situated not far from the A1, the longest motorway (autocesta) of Croatia that connects the north with the south.

How many terminals does Split Airport have?

The airport terminal was thoroughly renovated in 2005 but is now too small for the growing number of passengers. In 2019 or 2020 a completely new terminal will be opened, next to the current terminal.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Split Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Croatia.

Airport Distance
Zadar Airport 98km
Sarajevo Airport (Bosnia and Herzegovina) 167km
Dubrovnik Airport 193km



The distance from Split Airport to the centre of Split is 24 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Split.

From SPU Airport to Split City centre by Car
24 km
30 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Split Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Split Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Split Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Split Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Split Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Split is about HRK 250.-. Book your taxi at Split Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From SPU Airport to Split City centre by Taxi
24 km
25 min
HRK 250.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Split Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Hertz, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Split Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Split Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Split Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Split Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Split Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Split Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Croatia Airlines
  • easyJet
  • Scandinavian Airlines
  • Eurowings
  • Volotea


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Split Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Apartmani uz more ''Ljiljana'', Kaštela

Set 4 km from Dardin Beach, Apartmani uz more ''Ljiljana'' offers a garden, a private beach area and air-conditioned accommodation with a patio and free WiFi.


Hotel Brown Beach House & Spa, Trogir

Featuring a swimming pool with sun terrace set right next to the sea, Hotel Brown Beach House offers pet-friendly accommodation in Trogir. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant or have a drink at the poolside bar.


Villa White, Trogir

Only 400 metres from Trogir’s Old Town, Villa White offers stylish white rooms with air conditioning. There is a summer terrace on site, and Pantan, the nearest beach, is just 800 metres away.

Hotels in Split

Looking for the best hotels in Split? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Priuli Luxury Rooms, Split

Renovated in 2018, Priuli Luxury Rooms is set in the heart of Split, just steps away from the Diocletian’s Palace. It offers free WiFi and air-conditioned rooms with modern furnishings, high ceilings, and an LCD cable TV.


Cornaro Hotel, Split

Located in the centre of Split, just a 2-minute walk from the UNESCO-protected Diocletian's Palace, Cornaro Hotel offers a rooftop terrace with a hot tub and a bar, as well as free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk.


Sleep Split, Split

Located in a UNESCO-protected historical complex in the centre of Split, only steps away from the UNESCO-protected Diocletian's Palace and Old Town, Sleep Split offers luxurious boutique suites and rooms with views of historical buildings and...

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Split Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


From Split: Plitvice Lakes Full-Day Tour

Get back to nature and discover the 16 lakes, breathtaking canyons and largest waterfall in Croatia on a day trip from Split to the Plitvice Lakes National Park. Cross to the Lower Lakes by boat and marvel at the cliffs and forests.


From Split or Trogir: Krka National Park & Šibenik Day Trip

Explore Krka National Park and Šibenik on this full-day tour. See the Skradinski Buk and Roški Slap Waterfalls, and the breathtaking panorama of Visovac Island. Discover Šibenik including St. James’s Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Tour & transport

Split: Games of Thrones Locations Tour

Explore Split through the eyes of your favorite characters in the award-winning “Game of Thrones” TV series, and visit many of the location sites in the city center and Diocletian’s Palace. Wander the narrow streets, learning the city’s history on the way


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