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

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 Nis Ekspres  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Skopje 992

$13 - $55

Cheapest option

Night train  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Beograd to Skopje Hellas Express

$3 - $40

6 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Beograd to Skopje AVE / ...

$17 - $40

Bus Autoprevoz Cacak  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Kruševac
  2. Take the bus from Kruševac to Skopje

$20 - $21

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Belgrade to Skopje 270.8 miles

$45 - $75

Fly to Skopje  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Skopje (SKP) BEG - SKP

$73 - $195

Fly to Tivat, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Tivat (TIV) BEG - TIV
  2. Take the bus from Tivat Zob to Skopje

$81 - $206

Fly to Podgorica, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Podgorica (TGD) BEG - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Skopje

$76 - $197

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

Nis Ekspres operates a bus from Belgrade to Skopje 5 times a day. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 7 h 22 min. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Serbian Railways (ŽS) operates a train from Belgrade to Skopje once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Flights from Belgrade to Tivat
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Belgrade to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Flights from Belgrade to Tivat
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Belgrade to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Train operators
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd to Skopje
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $40
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$14 - $22
1st Class Ticket
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
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
$27 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Tivat Zob to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Podgorica to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
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
$13 - $55
Schedules at
bstours.rs
FlixBus
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
$28 - $50
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
$28 - $45
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
Jugoprevoz Kruševac AD
Phone
+381 37 421 555
Email
adjugoprevozks@gmail.com
Website
jugoprevozks.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Kruševac
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
jugoprevozks.rs
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Kruševac to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Belgrade and Skopje is 322 km. The road distance is 433 km.

The cheapest way to get from Belgrade to Skopje is to night train which costs RSD 310 - RSD 3600 and takes 10 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Belgrade to Skopje is to drive which takes 4 h 29 min and costs RSD 4700 - RSD 7000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beograd and arriving at Skopje. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belgrade and arriving at Skopje. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 22 min.

The bus from Belgrade to Skopje takes 7 h 22 min including transfers and departs once daily.