One way yacht charter
One way yacht charter in Croatia
There are many advantages for One Way Yacht Charter in Croatia. One way charter offers makes ability to take the boat in charter in one place on Adriatic coats and return it at another marina, in another city. Precedence of one way charter is better planning of route, since you do not need to go back to the main marina, where you take a boat. So, you can see and explore a lot more of the Adriatic coast, cities and islands, in the duration of yacht charter. One-way charter is suitable for guests who come to Croatia by plane or ferry, because they can choose different ports of arrival and departure. If you arrive by car, you should leave the car in main marina, but the yacht will end up in another marina.
In that case you will need land transfer to the home port. There is a land transfer service that we can provide, optional rent-a-car, bus lines, etc.
One-way routes for yacht charter Croatia
One way routes are generally recommended and available on the following routes: Dubrovnik – Split one way or Split-Dubrovnik one way. It is possible to start in Marina Kastela or Trogir for one way trip to Dubrovnik.
Furthermore, possible one way charter routes are Dubrovnik – Biograd one way, Split – Biograd one way, Biograd – Pula one way, Pula – Rovinj one way charter or vice versa. Many of these one way routes are possible in standard charter of 7 days, while for the routes with long distances, you will need two or more weeks of charter.
Prices for one way charter in Croatia
One way charter will be offered on guest request. Usually one way charter is extra charged for about 300 EUR for sailboats, a little more for motor boats (depending on fuel consumption) and about 1.000.-EUR for gullets. Price of the one way service contains skipper who will return the boat to the main marina and fuel for boat transfer. The price of one way charters often do not include berth at the marina for check out. There are not all boats available for one way charter in Croatia. Only certain charter companies with several bases in the Adriatic, provide this service.
At your explicit request, we can offer variety of boats for one way charter, but in that case charter is a shorter for one day, that boat can be returned to the home base until next charter.
Special offers for one way charter
Special offers for one way charter refer to those vessels that must be in another charter base, in certain period. Then the cost of charter price is much smaller, one way service is free of charge but one way route is obligatory to the charterer. You can save up to 20% of charter price in special one way offers on Adriatic.
SkipperCity is the leading source of discounted one way yacht charters
The idea behind the site is simple, charter operators in all the major cruising grounds have many boats that need relocating throughout the charter season. They have the option of relocating the yachts themselves, or discounting their usual prices to make the trip attractive to sailors who would like to take some time and explore the cruising ground along the way.
Below is a list of the one way charters currently available. This list can be ranked by dates, price, destination or yacht size. If you fancy a one way trip and have fixed dates why not try the one way search and see which trips are available for your dates? If there don’t seem to be any one way trips that fit please do contact us and we will be happy to see what else we can find to suit.
One-way charter is an alternative to a regular charter, which means that you start your sailing adventure in one charter base and finish it in another one. This kind of cruising arrangement is ideal if you long to discover more parts of Croatia in a single sailing trip and you don’t feel like staying anywhere for too long. It enables you to plan your sailing route more freely, to adapt your sailing experience to your wishes and preferences.
One-way charter is also suitable if you travel to Croatia by plane or ferry since it leaves you different arrival / departure ports at your disposal, however, if you leave your car in the main marina, a transfer can be easily arranged to solve the problem.
One of the most popular one-way routes is certainly Split – Dubrovnik or vice-versa, but there are other one-way routes that are available as well, such as Trogir – Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik – Trogir, Zadar – Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik – Zadar and many others.
By choosing some of these one-way routes, you are free to explore many fascinating places along the way, such as splendid Elafiti islands, a mesmerizing national park Mljet or other lovely islands of central Dalmatia like Hvar, Brac or Vis. However, please bear in mind that one-way charters usually come with a one-way fee, which varies depending on the size of the vessel and the distance between the starting and finishing points.
It is also good to remember that not all sailing boats are available for one-way charters, only the ones selected by the charter company itself. The months preceding the beginning of the sailing season is the best time of the year to start planning your one-way sailing holiday because it gives you a much wider choice of the yachts and destinations available for one-way charters. The type of yacht you choose for chartering is also important considering that some boat types such as luxury yachts and gulets come with a professional crew, which is in charge of navigation and of returning the ship back to its original port.
This certainly has its benefits since you don’t have to worry about returning the boat back to the main marina and your focus is solely on the unforgettable sailing experience ahead of you. On the other hand, sailing boats and catamarans may or may not come with a skipper, it is entirely up to you.
Some yachts, which are generally not intended for a one-way charter, may be offered to the guests upon their request. However, if you opt for this type of one-way charter, it is good to keep in mind that in some cases your charter will be somewhat shorter than the regular one. This means that you will have to disembark on Friday morning so that the skipper has enough time to return the ship back to its starting point.
Naturally, there are cases when one-way charter is possible within a standard charter period.
One way charters are appealing to many charter guests simply because they enable them to have a more profound experience of their cruising destination, but many clients decide to have a 14-days-charter instead, which gives them even more time to explore the irresistible Adriatic coast, and truly savor Croatia as a jewel of the Mediterranean sailing world.
Here are boats available for one way charter in Croatia: