There are 8 ways to get from Athens to Montenegro 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 Podgorica  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Podgorica (TGD) ATH - TGD

$131 - $412

Cheapest option

Train, night train, bus  •  18 h 9 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 Podgorica

$60 - $96

6 alternative options

Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  7 h 23 min

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

$142 - $433

Train, bus  •  16 h 46 min

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

$91 - $121

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  18 h 6 min

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

$64 - $81

Train, night train, drive  •  20 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Kosovo Polje 892
  4. Take the train from Fushë Kosovë to Peje
  5. Drive from Peje to Podgorica

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  21 h 49 min

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

$111 - $153

Drive  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Podgorica 582.5 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Montenegro is to train and night train and bus which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 18 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Montenegro is to fly which costs 110€ - 360€ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The distance between Athens and Montenegro is 654 km. The road distance is 931.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Athens to Montenegro, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Montenegro. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Podgorica via Tirana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Montenegro?

Aegean Airlines and Air Serbia fly from Athens to Podgorica once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Podgorica via Tiranë and Tirana in around 18 h 6 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Athens to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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 Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $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 - $20
Train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $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 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
MZI
Website
mzi.mk
Train from Skopje to Kosovo Polje
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mzi.mk
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Fushë Kosovë
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Train from Fushë Kosovë to Peje
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Fushë Kosovë
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $22
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
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 Podgorica
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
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
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Skopje to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
bozur.net
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
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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