There are 8 ways to get from Belgrade to Bitola by bus, train, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Skopje 992
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Bitola

$33 - $50

Cheapest option

Night train, bus  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the night train from Beograd centar to Skopje Hellas Express
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Bitola

$12 - $54

6 alternative options

Train  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje 335
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Bitola 541 / ...

$43 - $141

Train Serbian Railways (ŽS)  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Beograd to Veles AVE / ...
  2. Take the train from Veles to Bitola 541 / ...

$27 - $73

Drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Belgrade to Bitola 358.7 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Thessaloniki, train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Thessaloniki (SKG) BEG - SKG
  2. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Μεσονήσιον

$102 - $231

Fly to Skopje, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Skopje (SKP) BEG - SKP
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Bitola

$85 - $235

Fly to Tirana, shuttle, bus  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Tirana (TIA) BEG - TIA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Tiranë to Ohrid
  3. Take the bus from Ohrid to Bitola

$102 - $245

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgrade to Bitola is to night train and bus which costs RSD 1200 - RSD 5500 and takes 14 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgrade to Bitola is to drive which costs RSD 6500 - RSD 9500 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Belgrade and Bitola is 425 km. The road distance is 573.9 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 40 min to get from Belgrade to Bitola, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belgrade to Bitola. However, there are services departing from Belgrade and arriving at Bitola via Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Belgrade to Bitola. However, there are services departing from Belgrade and arriving at Bitola via Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Belgrade, Serbia and Bitola, Macedonia?

You can take a bus from Belgrade to Bitola via Skopje in around 10 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Belgrade to Bitola via Skopje in around 13 h 11 min.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Flights from Belgrade to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Bitola
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $40
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Bitola
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $29
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd centar to Skopje
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $40
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$14 - $21
1st Class Ticket
$23 - $40
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Μεσονήσιον
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$11 - $15
First Class
$14 - $19
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
bstours.rs
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Beograd to Skopje
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
Transkop patnicki soobrakaj A.D. Bitola
Phone
+389 47 231 192
Website
transkop.mk
Bus from Skopje to Bitola
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
transkop.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Bitola
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
transkop.mk
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Bitola
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Bitola
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Euro Linia
Phone
+389 46 787 467
Email
eurolinia6@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Shuttle from Tiranë to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Avto Atom
Phone
033/273-551
Email
avtoatom@yahoo.com
Website
avtoatom.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Bitola
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtoatom.com.mk
Book at
avtoatom.ukionshops.com

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