There are 8 ways to get from Athens to Budva by plane, bus, train, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Tivat  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Tivat (TIV) ATH - TIV

$202 - $664

Cheapest option

Train, night train, bus  •  19 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Budva

$58 - $97

6 alternative options

Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ATH - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$144 - $451

Fly to Podgorica, bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Podgorica (TGD) ATH - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Sutomore to Budva

$145 - $431

Train, bus  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Λειανοκλάδι
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Tirana
  3. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

$99 - $121

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  19 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Tiranë
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

$73 - $82

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus from Trikala to Tirana
  3. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

$119 - $153

Drive  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Budva 594.9 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Budva is to bus which costs 60€ - 70€ and takes 19 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Budva is to fly which costs 170€ - 600€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The distance between Athens and Budva is 633 km. The road distance is 951.8 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Athens to Budva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Budva. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Budva via Tirana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Budva, Montenegro?

Air Serbia, easyJet and four other airlines fly from Athens to Budva every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Budva via Tiranë and Tirana in around 19 h 36 min.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Flights from Athens to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Athens to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Tivat via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Athens to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Dubrovnik via Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Λειανοκλάδι
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$12 - $17
First Class
$15 - $21
Train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $12
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
bozur.net
Bus from Sutomore to Budva
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
bozur.net
Bus from Skopje to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
bozur.net
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Budva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Trikala to Tirana
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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