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There are 7 ways to get from Belgrade to Montenegro by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Tivat  •  2h 28m

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Tivat (TIV) BEG - TIV

€62 - €159

Cheapest option

Train via Železnička Stanica Rakovica  •  11h 19m

  1. Take the train from Rakovica to Podgorica 431 / ...

€11 - €19

5 alternative options

Fly to Podgorica  •  3h 47m

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Podgorica (TGD) BEG - TGD

€54 - €185

Bus  •  9h

  1. Take the bus from Belgrad Central Bus Station to Podgorica Central Bus Station Subotica - Herceg Novi / ...

€22

Bus via Lučani  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Beograd to Lučani
  2. Take the bus from Lučani to Podgorica

€17 - €26

Train  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the train from Beograd to Podgorica 433

€18 - €35

Drive  •  6h 37m

  1. Drive from Belgrade to Podgorica 421.3 km

€40 - €65

Belgrade to Montenegro by bus

The bus journey time between Belgrade and Montenegro is around 9h 10m and covers a distance of around 423 km. The fastest bus normally takes 8h 50m. Operated by Blue Line, Bozur, Lasta and others, the Belgrade to Montenegro bus service departs from Belgrad Central Bus Station and arrives in Podgorica Central Bus Station. Typically 25 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
9h 10m
Fastest bus time:
8h 50m
Bus distance:
423 km
Buses per week:
25
Cheapest price:
€15
Carbon emissions:
52 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
17:30
Last bus departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Belgrade to Montenegro bus schedules

Serbia → Montenegro
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International entry into Montenegro from Serbia

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Serbia
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Montenegro, as well as residents from EU countries, Algeria, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Brunei, Fiji, Philippines, Georgia, Indonesia, Iceland, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, South Korea, Canada, Cambodia, China, Cuba, Liechtenstein, Madagascar, Malaysia, Morocco, Mauritius, Mongolia, Monaco, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Norway, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Russia, Senegal, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uruguay, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Israel, Singapore, Serbia, United States, North Macedonia, Seychelles, Lebanon, Australia, Angola, Egypt and Nepal

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Montenegro from Serbia

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area, Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Croatia, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Moldova, North Macedonia, Norway, Russia, Serbia, Switzerland, Ukraine and United States
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Montenegro

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Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Serbia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Montenegro is currently allowed from Serbia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Montenegro is 1616.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Montenegro is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Montenegro is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1616.

No, returning to Serbia from Montenegro is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Institute of Public Health of Montenegro.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgrade to Montenegro is to train via Železnička Stanica Rakovica which costs RSD 1200 - RSD 2300 and takes 11h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Belgrade to Montenegro is to fly which costs RSD 7000 - RSD 19000 and takes 2h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belgrad Central Bus Station station and arriving at Podgorica Central Bus Station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beograd and arriving at Podgorica. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 57m.

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It is 216 km from Belgrade to Montenegro. It is approximately 421.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Montenegro without a car is to bus which takes 9h and costs RSD 2531.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Belgrade to Montenegro, including transfers.

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Belgrade to Montenegro bus services, operated by Blue Line, depart from Belgrad Central Bus Station.

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Belgrade to Montenegro train services, operated by Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG), depart from Beograd station.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Montenegro is to fly which takes 2h 28m and costs RSD 7000 - RSD 19000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RSD 2531 and takes 9h, you could also train, which costs RSD 2100 - RSD 3800 and takes 9h 57m.

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Map of how to get from Belgrade to Montenegro.
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  • Distance: 215.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 28m

What companies run services between Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro?

FlexFlight ApS and Air Serbia fly from Belgrade to Kotor every 4 hours. Alternatively, Blue Line operates a bus from Belgrad Central Bus Station to Podgorica Central Bus Station twice daily. Tickets cost €24 - €27 and the journey takes 9h. Five other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Tivat
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €180
Flights from Belgrade to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €180
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Belgrade to Tivat
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €230
Flights from Belgrade to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €150
Train operators
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Beograd to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €35
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Second Class
€19 - €22
First Class
€29 - €33
Bus operators
Blue Line
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Belgrad Central Bus Station to Podgorica Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€24 - €27
Website
Blue Line
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Belgrade to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €30
Schedules at
bozur.net
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Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Belgrade to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €26
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Book at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Beograd to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
12h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Gaga Turs Zlatibor
Phone
+381 (0) 31 524-518
Email
office@gaga-turs.rs
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Beograd to Lučani
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
gaga-turs.rs
Arriva Srbija
Phone
012 538400
Email
predstavnistvo.bas@arriva.rs
Website
arriva.rs
Bus from Beograd to Lučani
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €12
Schedules at
arriva.rs
Stup Vrsac
Website
redvoznje.stup.rs
Bus from Beograd to Lučani
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
stup.rs
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Lučani to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs

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The quickest flight from Belgrade Airport to Tivat Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Belgrade to Montenegro bus services, operated by Blue Line, arrive at Podgorica Central Bus Station.

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Belgrade to Montenegro train services, operated by Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG), arrive at Podgorica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belgrade to Montenegro is 421 km. It takes approximately 6h 37m to drive from Belgrade to Montenegro.

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FlexFlight ApS and Air Serbia offer flights from Belgrade Airport to Tivat Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Montenegro. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Belgrade Airport is to Mini Bus which takes 30 min and costs RSD 300.

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