Planning the arrival
Arriving by car
Information by calling the HAK (Croatian Automobile Club) +385 1 4640 800 you can get the following information:
1. road conditions and ferry traffic in the Adriatic amount of compensation for the use of highways in Croatia and abroad
2. prohibiting movement of certain categories of vehicles in Croatia and some European countries
3. fuel prices in Croatia and abroad,
4. information on membership rights of HAK members
5. phone numbers of foreign automobile clubs
6. advice on elections best routes
7. ferry schedules in the Adriatic Sea Information Center is open 24 hours a day and 365 days a year.
Detailed information can also be found on following (web)Help on the road – a call to phone number 987
Arrival by plane
Reservations and tickets Croatia Airlines
Office at the Dubrovnik airport tel: +385 20 413 776
Arrival by boat
Mljet is connected by ferry lines with other Croatian ports (Dubrovnik,Prapratno,Korcula, Split, Zadar, Rijeka), as well as ports in Italy.
Timetable can be viewed on the web site Jadrolinija.
Catamaran transfer from Dubrovnik G & V Line can be viewed at:
Transport around the island
Company for the transportation of passengers
Post office in Babino Polje is open Monday-Friday from 8:30 am until 11:30 am.
During the summer, working hours of post office in Goveđari are 9 am – 12 pm and 6 pm – 7:30 pm. Post office is open Monday-Friday.
Post office in Maranovići is open Monday-Friday from 8 am – 11 am.
In post office you can exchange currencies, make telephone call, send telegram and fax or post letter. You can buy post cards, envelopes and stamps.
Yellow post boxes are placed on several places throughout the island.
CALLING CODE FOR CROATIA: 385
CALLING CODE FOR DUBROVNIK AND NERETVA COUNTY : 020
EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER: 112
FIRE DEPARTMENT: 193
NATIONAL CENTER FOR COORDINATING SEARCH AND RESCUE: 195
GENERAL INFORMATIONS: 18981
ROADSIDE ASSISTENCE: 1987
WEATHER FORECAST AND ROAD CONDITIONS: 060 520 520
CROATIA TRAFFIC INFO: 062 777 777
mLJET AUTHORITY: +385 (0)20 745 255
Ambulances on Mljet are in Babino Polje and Goveđari. Pharmacy is in Babino Polje and nearest hospital in Dubrovnik.
Foreign visitors are not obligated to pay medical services if their home country has signed Agreement on health services with Croatia. Visitors coming from countries which did not sign the Agreement, medical services will be charged directly, according to price list.
Ambulance Babino Polje
Zabrježe 94, tel: +385 20 745 005
tel: +385 20 744 060
Dental practice Goveđari
tel: +385 20 744 178
General Hospital Dubrovnik
Dr Roka Mišetića 2, tel: +385 20 431 777
Pharmacy Babino Polje
Zabrježe 94, tel: +385 20 745 158
– You drive on the right side of the road in Croatia.
– You are obligated to drive with headlights on during day and night.
– You are not allowed to use mobile phone while driving.
– You are obligated to use safety belt.
– Permitted amount of alcohol in blood is 0.5 parts per thousand.
For coming in Croatia with a car, you must have driving liscence and evidence of vehicle insurance in case of accident.
INFORMATIONS AND HELP ON THE ROAD
Croatian Auto Club (HAK)
Information centre: 062 777 777
Help on the road: +385 (1) 987
Gas station on Mljet
tel: +385 20 746 233
10-17 h (winter)
08-21 h (summer)
Service is provided by several companies in Croatia:
On Mljet, Rent-a-Car services are provided by companies:
Tel: +385 20 745 084
Mob +385 98 285 566
mob. +385 98 176 7048
mob.+38598203142 , +385989931437
RENT A BOAT
Croatian currency: KUNA 1 kuna (kn) = 100 lipa (lp)
Paper bills : 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10 and 5 kn.
Coins: 5, 2 and 1 Kuna, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 lipa.
Foreign currency can be exchanged in hotel (Hotel Odisej, Pomena), post offices( Babino Polje, Maranovici, Pristaniste).
Exchange rates are published in newspapers, and are also pointed out in all exchange offices.
You can check the rates on-line, on the Croatian National Bank website.
Hotels accept all major credit cards (Eurocard/Mastercard, American Express, Diners, Visa), as do most of the restaurants and shops.
Cash machines on Mljet are by following banks:Privredna banka( Hotel Odisej,Pomena) and OTP banka (Tourist office, Polace)
All ATMs accept Eurocard/Mastercard, Diners, American Express and Visa for accessing cash.