Car Hire in Split
This information is correct as of July 2015
When in Split, a city within the country of Croatia, some of the destinations to get to include Diocletian’s Palace, Marjan, Cathedral of Saint Domnius, Hvar, and Croatian National Theatre in Split, to name a few. Visit the many points of interest within Split through the car rental companies that operate from within and around the city.
Where to hire a car in Split
Companies that offer car rental services in Split, Croatia include Rent A Car Djani, Uni Rent car rental, San Diego Tours, Talisman Rent-a-Car, and more. Reach out to these companies by dialing +385 98 321 049 for Rent A Car Djani, +385 21 317 297 for Uni Rent car rental; +385 21 410 034 for San Diego Tours; +385 91 562 2538 for Talisman Rent-a-Car. Optionally, from Split Airport or Resnik Airport, the main international airport that serves the city, some of the car rental companies found within the airport grounds include Hertz Rent a Car, Sixt Rent-a-Car, Active Rent-a-Car, Fleet Rent-a-Car, HM rent-a-car, Ciy Car KORZO, Dollar and Thrifty Rent-a-car, Europcar, and Alamo, in addition to many more.
What to expect when hiring a car from Split
When in Split, Croatia, the city works as a valuable transport centre for Dalmatia and the wider region. The city has a series of expressways and avenues. Other roads that go through the Split area include the Zagreb-Split freeway or A1, along with all the roads that go down the Adriatic coast via Rijeka-Dubrovnik or Adriatic Highway. The city is also served by numerous expressways and avenues that contribute to the efficiency within the city and its surrounding suburbs.
Getting to your destination
Some destinations to drive from Split include Zagreb, Zadar, and Rijeka. Please be advised that when driving to these destinations, it is best to always have a navigation device or sat nav at hand, to used on top of the simplified driving directions provided below.
As the capital of Croatia, Zagreb offers Museum of Broken Relationships, Croatian Museum of Naive Art, Mimara Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, and more.
Go down 1/E65/E71 in Koprivno from Ul. Domovinskog rata and D1 for 19.9 kilometres then E71 to Hrvatski Leskovac for 378 kilometres. Reach your destination after another 11.8 kilometres down Jadranska avenija, Jadranski most and Savska cesta to Trg Josipa Langa in Zagreb. There are partial toll roads and toll roads when following this route, the entire trip has been estimated to last close to four hours, for 410 kilometres.
Zadar offers Church of St. Donatus, Zadar Cathedral, and more. The city can be located on the Dalmatian coast of Croatia and is famous for the Roman and Venetian ruins of its old town.
When driving from Split to Zadar, expect around an hour and 41 minutes, or 158 kilometres of driving. Start from Ul. Domovinskog rata and D1, reach A1/E65/E71 in Koprivno after 25 minutes, or 19.9 kilometres. Next, go down A1/E65/E71 to Zadar, just take the D8 exit from D424, this will take an hour and seven minutes, for 133 kilometres. Go down Jadranska magistrala/D8 then Ul. Braće Miroslava i Janka Perice and Ul. dr. Franje Tuđmana to Ul. Josipa Jurja Strossmayera for ten minutes, or 4.8 kilometres. Please be reminded that this route has partial toll roads and regular toll roads along the way.
Rijeka houses many attractions, with Trsat Castle, Shrine of Our Lady of Trsat and the Trsat Franciscan Monastery, Astronomical Centre Rijeka, among others. Rijeka works as the principal seaport as well as the third largest of all the cities in Croatia.
Getting to Rijeka from Split, drive down A1/E65/E71 in Koprivno from Ul. Domovinskog rata and D1, for 25 minutes or 19.9 kilometres. Take exit 8-Orehovica from E65, and reach Grobnička cesta in Rijeka after follow down A1/E71 and E65 for around three hours and 21 minutes or 390 kilometres. Lastly, continue down Grobnička cesta, then take Tunel Banska vrata, D3, Ul. Franje Račkoga and Ul. Žrtava fašizma to Ul. Marina Držića for another seven minutes or 3.4 kilometres to reach your destination. The total travel time is around three hours and 46 minutes, for 414 kilometres, from point of origin.