Split Airport Guide (SPU)

Airport info
Code: SPU
Cesta Dr Franje Tuđmana 1270, Kaštela Štafilič, 21217, Croatia

Split Airport is located along the Adriatic coast, 6km (4 miles) from Trogir to the west and 13km (8 miles) fromKaštela to the east. The airport is 20km (12.5 miles) from Split to the north-west.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +385
+385 21 203 555.

Also known as Resnik Airport, Split Airport is the main airport serving the city of Split in southern Croatia. Our Split Airport guide includes essential information relating to terminal services, public transportation and nearby accommodation options.


There are information desks located on the ground floor and first floor of the terminal (tel: +385 21 203 506).

Driving directions

Driving to central Split from the airport is very straightforward. Simply head eastbound on highway 8 and follow the signs to the city. Alternatively you could take the more scenic route along the 409 coastal road.

Public Transport

Public transport road

Bus: Local buses (bus 37 and bus 38) serve the airport every 20 minutes during the day. Services are operated by Promet (tel: +385 21 407 888; www.promet-split.hr). Journey time into Split is roughly 40 minutes and the fare is approximately €3.

Shuttle: A shuttle bus from the airport to Split is organised by the Plesoprijevoz bus company (tel: +385 163 319 99; www.plesoprijevoz.hr). Buses from the airport leave shortly after the arrival of incoming flights, while buses from Split to the airport leave 90 minutes before all scheduled flights.

Taxi: Taxis (tel: +385 21 895 237) are available outside the terminal building at all times during airport operating hours. The fare into Split starts at around €35 and the trip takes about 30 minutes.

Public transport water

Ferry: Ferries operate between the Split Airport (Resnik) ferry port and Split itself. Split Express (www.splitexpress.com) runs a high-speed service to Split, operating from a port only 500m walking distance from Split Airport. However, the ferry only runs in the high season and ceases operation around the end of September.

Terminal facilities


There is a bank offering currency exchange services on the ground floor of the passenger terminal. It is open from 0600-1300, and from 1400-2100. ATMs are also available.


The post office is situated on the ground floor of the terminal. Internet access is available in the main public concourse.


The first floor and second floor has several cafés and bars as well as three restaurants.


The Mini Market shop is located on the ground floor. This sells a range of Croatian souvenirs and gifts, as well as newspapers and tobacco. There are also a few duty-free shops on the first floor of the airport, which offers a wide range of products including: alcohol, tobacco, perfumes, sweets, watches, sunglasses, leather goods, toys and jewellery.


There are lost and found counters in the arrivals hall (tel: +385 21 203 218 or +385 21 203 423). These are manned from 0600-2200 daily.


There are baby care rooms on the ground and first floor.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

There is a VIP/business lounge on the first floor. Meetings space is available at the nearby Hotel Trogirski Dvori (tel: +385 21 885 444; www.hotel-trogirskidvori.com).

Disabled facilities

There are adapted toilets and support facilities for disabled people at Split Airport. The car park has a number of spaces designated for disabled passengers. There is also a marked location in the passenger terminal where passengers can go to arrange special services.

Car parking

The airport car park is located directly opposite the terminal building and provides space for around 500 cars. Parking for the first 15 minutes is free of charge.

Car rental

Car hire companies at Split Airport include: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and a number of local operators.


There are currently no on-site hotels at Split Airport, but there are a couple of options nearby. Most accommodation in the area consists of holiday apartments, which are not really suitable for single overnight stays.

Hotel Sveti Kriz

+385 21 888 118

Located just 4km (2.5 miles) from the airport and 2.5 km from Trogir, Hotel Sveti Kriz nestles on the small island of Čiovo. The beachside property has an open-air pool, a restaurant and spa facilities.

1 Ulica Domovinske Zahvalnosti, 21224, Trogir, Croatia

Hotel Trogirski Dvori

+385 21 885 444

Hotel Trogirski Dvori is a small, family-run hotel situated only 1km (0.6 miles) from the centre of Trogir and 3km (2 miles) from Split airport. The traditional hotel is close to a beach and nature reserve and has an on-site restaurant.

Kneza Trpimira 245, 21220, Trogir, Croatia

Hotel Concordia

+385 21 885 400

Set in a prime location on the promenade of the UNESCO city of Trogir Island, Hotel Concordia is located 5km (3.1 miles) from Split Airport. The historic hotel offers sea views and on-site dining.

Obala bana Berislavica 22, 21220, Trogir, Croatia

Hotel Kastel 1700

+385 21 343 912

Hotel Kastel 1700 is located in the centre of Split. The hotel offers an airport pick-up service, free Wi-Fi internet access and an on-site restaurant.

Mihovilova Sirina 5, 21000, Split, Croatia
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