If you are traveling in the car, all the necessary information relating to Croatian roads and road tolls can be obtained at www.hak.hr
The island can be from the north by ferry line Prizna (mainland) - Žigljen (island). The journey takes about 15 minutes.
Information on ferry lines:
"Jadrolinija", Split, Phone: + 385 (0)21 338333, www.jadrolinija.hr
The island can be reached also using the bridge of Pag. From Novalja to the entrance to the Dalmatina highway (Zagreb - Split) at Posedarje you can get in an hour (70 km) and the town Pag is 45 km from Posedarje.
The road routes to get to the island of Pag:
Rijeka - Senj - Prizna (ferry Prizna - Žigljen)
Zagreb - motorway - exit Posedarje - otok Pag
Zagreb - motorway - exit Žuta Lokva - Senj - Prizna (ferry Prizna - Žigljen)
Zagreb - motorway - exit Gospić - Karlobag - Prizna (ferry Prizna - Žigljen)
Split - motorway - exit Posedarje - island Pag
Useful information for drivers:
For driving in the Republic of Croatia you need to have a valid driving and registration license and the Green Card as proof of car insurance.
Traffic regulations in the Republic of Croatia:
- You drive on the right side of the road.
- The maximum speed limit in inhabited areas is 50 km/h (if not specified otherwise by traffic signs).
- The maximum speed limit outside inhabited areas is 80 km/h (if not specified otherwise by traffic signs).
- The maximum speed limit on highways is 130 km/h.
- The maximum permitted blood alcohol limit is 0.5 %.
If you need any kind of immediate assistance, urgent medical help, police assistance, fire department, mountain rescue service or any other type of assistance, you can dial the free-toll number 112 at any time of day or night, regardless of your location in Croatia. The calls can be made through land lines or cell phones and from all phone booths.
- Road assistance – HAK – available 24 hours at number 987.
- In case of an accident you can dial the police number 92.
Gas stations on major highways work around the clock and in villages from 7am to 7pm (up to 10 pm during the summer). All gas stations sell Eurosuper 95, Super 98, Normal and Euro Diesel whose current prices you can check at www.ina.hr
Sve benzinske crpke prodaju Eurosuper 95, Super 98, Normal i Euro Diesel, čije cijene možete vidjeti na www.ina.hr
Gas stations on Pag:
Pag, island of Pag, Zadarska 3, mob: 091 4971 320, opening hours: 06:00 - 24:00 in high season (low season: 06:00 - 22:00)
Novalja-Špital , Obilazinica 4, 091 4971 318, opening hours: NON-STOP in high season (low season: 06:00 - 22:00)
Novalja-obala, Obala kneza Domagoja 2, 091 4971 317 opening hours: pon-sub 07:00 - 21:00 in high season (low season: pon-sub 07:00 - 21:00)
Novalja, Kolan b.b., 091 4641 370, opening hours: NON-STOP in high season (u predsezoni i posezoni: 06-22, low season: 06:00 - 20:00