Flights are one of Croatia travel options that is increasingly popular when it comes to islands. Accordingly one of the ways to get to island Rab is through nearest airports. It is advisable however to have a car during holidays on island Rab so the best option is to rent a car right at the airport. Without a car, there is simply not many alternatives to getting around the island, or visiting the town of Rab. That is unless you are using a boat or yacht. It takes about 25 minutes to get by car from one side of Rab island to the other. Local public transportation options are very limited, so there are only a couple of daily busses operating regularly to get to town Rab or Lopar for example from Supetarska Draga – Gonar.


Nearest airport to Rab and Villa Agata is Krk-Rijeka airport (RJK). It takes only about 25 km driving distance from the airport to island Rab BUT you will have to take the ferry KRK – LOPAR (RAB). So all together, if you arrive at the time of scheduled ferry Valbiska – Lopar, it will take about 2 hours to get to Rab. From the airport first you have to drive to ferry port “Valbiska” on Krk. Car ferry from Valbiska goes to Rab’s second ferry port “Lopar”. Voyage by boat takes about one and a half hours. At the ferry port you have to buy a ticket and wait in line. Usually in the season Valbislka is not too crowded as it is not the primary ferry port going to Rab. Ferry ticket costs about 30 – 40 Eur depending on the size of your car and number of persons. There are four daily voyages offered by this ferry line and you may check them at the Krk – Rab ferry schedule website.


It is possible to pick up a car right at the airport by reserving a car in advance. Also it is possible to drop off your rented car on another Croatian airport upon departure, like in Zadar, Dubrovnik or Zagreb. Visit this website to arrange your car rental from Krk – Rijeka airport.


Regular flights to Croatia’s Krk-Rijeka airport are from these cities: London, Oslo, Bristol, Innsbruck, Stuttgart, Stockholm, Barcelona, Moscow, Kiev, Tel Aviv, Munich, Berlin, Bonn, Goteborg, Hannover, Kosice, Bern etc. Visit this website for more information about flights to Croatia Rijeka – Krk airport.


Second Croatian airport in driving distance from Villa Agata and Rab island is Zadar airport in North Dalmatia. It will take you about 3 hours of driving to get to Villa Agata on island Rab if you’re driving by land through Starigrad and the ferry port Stinica. Another option is to take another route from Zadar and drive through island Pag going through the town of Pag as well. This will make a trip more colourful but you will then have to take the car ferry from Pag to land, and then again from land to Rab. Ferry line from land to island Pag is called “Prizna – Zigljen”. Ferry port Zigljen is on island Pag and Prizna on land. There are no car ferry lines directly from island Pag to island Rab. There is however a catamaran (fast boat) for passengers only, going from town Novalja on Pag to the town of Rab directly. If you are taking the route via Pag island it will take you about 3,5 hours to get to Rab. You may want to check the Prizna-Zigljen ferry schedule. Voyage takes about 25 minutes and the price of a ticket for a car with four persons is about 20 Eur.


At airport Zadar it is also possible to pick up a car from rental and reserving in advance. Also it is possible to drop off your car in another airport in Croatia upon departure, like in Krk, Pula or Zagreb. There is a big number of car rental companies that offer car for rent from airport Zadar.


Zadar airport has increasingly a bigger number of connections to European towns. Flights to Croatia operate regularly from Paris, Brussels, Frankfurt, Dublin, London, Manchester etc. To get more information on flights go to Zadar airport flight schedule webpage.



Travelling to Croatia and island Rab by car would be a recommended way, but of course it depends on the distance. Starting from Germany, Hungary, Italy or Austria, it is indeed not an exceedingly exhausting trip. From Munich in Germany you can get to Rab in about 8 hours, including the car ferry voyage. From Venice, Italy, it will take you about 5 hours, and from Graz in Austria also about 5 hours. Advantage of travelling by car is of course the possibility of taking more stuff and items for your holiday. Also, it is recommended to have a car on Rab for whereabouts, as local public transportation is scarce, especially in Supetarska Draga – Gonar. Depending on your Croatia travel route, you may choose between two ferry ports that can take your car to the island.


Main ferry line to Rab is “Stinica – Misnjak”, and it has the largest amount of traffic, as well as the busiest schedule on hourly basis, with destination port “Misnjak” on Rab island. You may want to check their Rab ferry timetable before. Waiting line at Stinica ferry port is usually not too long, even in high season because the number of ferry boats that operate is increased. You will have to buy a ticket in the ticket booth before the voyage. A ticket costs about 25 – 30 Eur depending on the size of car and number of persons. Voyage to Rab island takes about 20 minutes and is pretty enjoyable and panoramic.


If your route takes you through island Krk, or you are visiting Krk or coming via Krk airport, then you ferry line of choice would be “Valbiska – Lopar”. Lopar is a part of Rab on the North West side of the island. Port Valbiska on Krk has not so many scheduled voyages through the day, and it takes about 1,5 hours to get to Lopar Rab from Krk island. So if you will be using this ferry line, it is advisable to plan your Croatia travel times well in advance. However the ferry boat is larger and has more facilities, like the snacks bar and Wifi. You may also observe the coast of islands Krk and Cres along the way. You may also want to check the timetable for ferry line “Valbiska – Lopar”. A voyage will cost you about 30 – 40 Eur based on the size of car and number of persons travelling.



It has recently become possible to leave a yacht or boat at a pier only 300 meters from Villa Agata. There is not a small number of visitors to Rab who use their boats to get to any location on the island, from town of Rab to various secluded beaches. Guests on yachts and boats arriving from Italy often choose such an option. In fact, it is not easy to visit some of the beaches, unless you are using a boat or yacht. Some of those beaches are on peninsula Kalifront, where traffic and building is forbidden to protect the forest. Also the North part of peninsula Lopar where the largest sandy beaches on Rab are located. Pier with a mooring for your boat is equipped with electricity and water and it has to be reserved in advance. It is located in the midst of sandy beach Gonar, right next to a large restaurant and cafe “More”. In case you are interested in this option, we may organise a mooring place for you, as well as pick you up from the boat, and upon departure. A fee for mooring is paid directly to the pier owner.



När du har bekräftat din bokning i Villa Agata, kommer vi att skicka detaljerade vägbeskrivningar och rådfråga dig om de bästa alternativen för resor om du behöver mer information. Villa Agata ligger i västra delen av ön i Donja (lägre) Supetarska Draga. Blanda inte ihop detta med Gornja (övre) Supetarska Draga som är den norra delen av Supetarska Draga (bay). Gonar är en mindre del av Donja Supetarska Draga, och det är också centrerad kring en mindre vik - Gonar bay eller stranden. Besöksadress är Donja Supetarska Draga 355 och kartkoordinater är: N: 44,804309, E: 14,701626.

Att köra från hamnen ”Mišnjak”

Det tar ca 20 minuter från hamnen Misnjak på Rab till Villa Agata. Du kommer att köra i 10 kilometer i riktning mot staden Rab. Innan man går in i staden, göra en högersväng mot Supetarska Draga eller Lopar. Efter 5 km, när du passerar Mundanije och kyrkan St Peter i Supetarska Draga, göra en vänstersväng mot Donja Supetarska Draga eller Gonar. Du kommer att se restaurang ”Antonius” av korsningen. Fortsätt 2,5 km och sedan göra en vänstersväng mot restauranger ”Mer” eller ”Gonar”. Inte gå hela vägen till restauranger, men efter 200 meter uppför sväng höger. Nu fortsätter rakt ytterligare 300 meter och du är där.

Att köra från hamnen ”Lopar”

När du avslutar bilfärjan i Lopar, fortsätt ca 1 km tills du kommer till en rondell. Sväng höger på rondellen och fortsätter genom ACI småbåtshamnen och genom Gornja Supetarska Draga för 6 kilometer tills du kommer med restaurangen ”Antonius”. Här gör en högersväng mot Donja Supetarska Draga eller Gonar. Fortsätt 2,5 km tills du kommer till ett vägskäl där du kommer att se skyltar för restauranger ”Gonar” och ”Mer”. Gå in riktning av restaurangerna för 200 m, men göra en högersväng på toppen av kullen. Nu kör ytterligare 300 meter och du är där.

Att köra från staden Rab

Från Rab stad först börja gå i riktning mot hamnen Misnjak eller ”Barbat”. Sedan snart efter att ha lämnat staden, ta en vänstersväng mot Supetarska Draga eller Lopar. fortsätter nu 5 kilometer genom ”Mundanije” och när du passerar kyrkan St Peter i Supetarska Draga, göra en vänstersväng i riktning mot ”Gonar” eller ”Donja Supetarska Draga”. Du kommer också att se restaurang ”Antonius” där vid korsningen. Fortsätt ytterligare 2,5 km tills du kommer till ett vägskäl vid havet, där du kommer att se skyltar för restauranger ”mer” och ”Gonar”. Starta i riktning mot restauranger men göra en högersväng tidigare, efter 200 m uppför backen. går nu vidare för ytterligare 300 meter och du är där.


Om du anländer med båt eller yacht, kommer vi gärna att plocka upp dig från platsen för din båt, samt köra dig till din båt vid avresa.