Situated at the heart of the enchanting Dalmatian Coast, Split is the perfect blend of modern European flair and traditional Croatian splendour. Step inside Diocletian’s Palace and immerse yourself in the pulsating heart of the city. As you stroll through the maze of narrow streets and passageways – some packed with people, bars and restaurants, and others mysteriously deserted – you’ll be mesmerised by the energy and charming Mediterranean style of Croatia’s second-largest city. All flights to Split touch down at Split Airport, one of Croatia Airlines’ main hubs.
The best months to get your hands on cheap tickets to Split are January and February when the swarms of tourists have thinned out. In summer, you can jump on a catamaran and spend a lazy day island-hopping around the Split archipelago. Cruise from humble Brac to glamorous Hvar and from idyllic Korcula to mystical Vis. Booking in advance is the best way to save money on return flights to Split during the popular summer season.
You’ll find a plethora of direct flights daily to Split from many UK airports. British Airways, the UK’s flag carrier, offers regular flights to Split every week from Heathrow. EasyJet zips to Split daily from London Gatwick, and also serves London Luton, Stansted, Glasgow, Bristol, Manchester, Belfast and Newcastle. Local carrier Croatia Airlines departs from both London Gatwick and London Heathrow. A number of budget airlines also make the two-and-a-half-hour journey from the UK so it’s easy to find a few bargains. Norwegian Air Shuttle serves London Gatwick, Wizz Air departs from London Luton, and Jet2 offers flights from Manchester, Leeds and Edinburgh.
There are many options for making the 15-mile journey from Split airport to the city centre as easy as possible. The simplest solution is to book an airport transfer before you travel at a cost of roughly HRK 265. A taxi from the airport will be slightly cheaper at HRK 200 and you’ll arrive in the heart of Split in 30 minutes. The airport express bus timetable is synched with flight arrivals, making it even more convenient. A single-trip ticket costs HRK 30, so hop on board and be whisked to the city centre in less than 40 minutes.
If you’re a fan of Game of Thrones, then look no further than Split for a fun and fascinating experience. Setting off from Diocletian’s Palace in the historical centre, you’ll travel to the mountainside fortress of Klis – better known as the city of Meeren in season four of the series. You’ll even get to tour the fortress and take a behind-the-scenes look at where Game of Thrones was filmed. What’s more, you’ll feel on top of the world as you gaze down in awe at the breathtaking views of Split below.
easyJet, Jet2, Thomas Cook Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air International Ltd, LOT-Polish Airlines, Swiss International Air Lines
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