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There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Podgorica by plane, bus, train, shuttle or car

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Fly Budapest to Podgorica  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Podgorica (TGD) BUD - TGD

77€ - 343€

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Train, bus  •  19h 14m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Sad 343
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Beograd 993 / ...
  3. Take the train from Beograd to Podgorica 431 / ...

33€ - 111€

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Fly Budapest to Tivat, bus  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Tivat (TIV) BUD - TIV
  2. Take the bus from Cetinje to Podgorica

72€ - 257€

Train to Vienna, fly to Podgorica  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Podgorica (TGD) VIE - TGD

51€ - 500€

Fly Budapest to Belgrade, train  •  13h 44m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Belgrade (BEG) BUD - BEG
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Podgorica

70€ - 339€

Bus  •  17h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad 1910 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad Central Bus Station to Podgorica Central Bus Station Subotica - Herceg Novi / ...

35€ - 60€

Bus, train  •  17h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd 1910 / ...
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Podgorica 431 / ...

34€ - 62€

Shuttle, bus  •  22h 30m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Sarajevo Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Podgorica

127€ - 168€

Drive  •  10h 46m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Podgorica 811.6 km

85€ - 130€

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Podgorica is to train and bus which costs 11 000 Ft - 40 000 Ft and takes 19h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Podgorica is to fly which costs 27 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft and takes 5h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Podgorica station. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Podgorica Central Bus Station via Budapest - Népliget and Novi Sad Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 28m.

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The distance between Budapest and Podgorica is 563 km. The road distance is 811.6 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Podgorica without a car is to bus which takes 17h 28m and costs 12 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 5h 9m to get from Budapest to Podgorica, including transfers.

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Budapest to Podgorica bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Budapest - Népliget station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Podgorica is to fly which takes 5h 9m and costs 27 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft and takes 17h 28m.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Podgorica Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Podgorica.
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  • Distance: 562.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 9m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Podgorica, Montenegro?

Wizz Air flies from Budapest to Podgorica 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Podgorica via Népliget M, Budapest - Népliget, Novi Sad, and Novi Sad Central Bus Station in around 17h 28m.

Airlines
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Tivat via Vienna, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Vienna to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 500€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
180€ - 700€
Flights from Vienna to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Budapest to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
70€ - 210€
Flights from Budapest to Tivat via Podgorica, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
17€ - 140€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Beograd to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
9h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Second Class
17€ - 21€
First Class
25€ - 35€
Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Cetinje to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Sarajevo to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Gardasevic
Phone
040 214 382
Email
gardasevic@t-com.me
Website
gardasevic.org
Bus from Cetinje to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Schedules at
gardasevic.org
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 24€
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 26€
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Belgrade, Belgrade AS
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS to Belgrade, Belgrade AS
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blue Line
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Novi Sad Central Bus Station to Podgorica Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
31€ - 34€
Website
Blue Line
DUGA d.o.o.
Phone
(+381) 015/273-840
Email
dugadoo@gromnet.net
Website
duga.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
duga.rs
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Novi Sad to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Schedules at
bozur.net
Severtrans
Phone
(025) 424-577
Email
office@severtrans.rs
Website
severtrans.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Beograd
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Schedules at
severtrans.rs
Jugoprevoz Kruševac AD
Phone
+381 37 421 555
Email
adjugoprevozks@gmail.com
Website
jugoprevozks.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
jugoprevozks.rs
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Novi Sad to Beograd
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Eurolines FR
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Beograd
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Auto Kodeks
Phone
+(381)(11)7420444
Email
auto.kodeks.pirot@gmail.com
Website
auto-kodeks.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Beograd
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Schedules at
auto-kodeks.rs
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Beograd
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Book at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Stup Vrsac
Website
redvoznje.stup.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
stup.rs
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
galeb.mk
Bus from Novi Sad to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
galeb.mk
Luki Bus
Phone
+381 36 35-90-90
Email
lukireisen@gmail.com
Website
lukibus.com
Bus from Novi Sad to Beograd
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Schedules at
lukibus.com
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Novi Sad to Beograd
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
100€ - 130€
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Podgorica is 812 km. It takes approximately 10h 46m to drive from Budapest to Podgorica.

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Wizz Air offers flights from Budapest Airport to Podgorica Airport.

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There are 314+ hotels available in Podgorica. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 27 min and costs 350 Ft.

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