There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Podgorica 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 via Skopje  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Sofia - Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  4. Take the bus from Skopje to Podgorica

$53 - $80

Cheapest option

Night train, train, bus  •  23 h 35 min

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Gorna Oryahovitsa
  2. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Sofia 461
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  4. Take the bus from Skopje to Podgorica

$51 - $75

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Pleven 980
  2. Take the train from Pleven to Sofia 461
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  4. Take the bus from Skopje to Podgorica

$57 - $89

Bus  •  27 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  3. Take the bus from Niš to Podgorica

$52 - $76

Drive  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Podgorica 530.2 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Podgorica  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Podgorica (TGD) OTP - TGD

$122 - $264

Fly to Tivat  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Tivat (TIV) OTP - TIV

$158 - $370

Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Dubrovnik (DBV) OTP - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Podgorica

$127 - $247

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Podgorica is to night train and train and bus which costs $50 - $75 and takes 23 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Podgorica is to fly which costs $120 - $270 and takes 7 h 51 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Podgorica is 595 km. The road distance is 848.3 km.

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It takes approximately 20 h 10 min to get from Bucharest to Podgorica, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Podgorica. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Podgorica via Ruse, Sofia and Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Podgorica, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Podgorica via Ruse, Sofia - Central Bus Station, Sofia, and Skopje in around 20 h 10 min. Alternatively, Air Serbia, Turkish Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Podgorica every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $3,500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Pleven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Ruse to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
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
Bus from Dubrovnik to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
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 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Pleven
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Niš to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me

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