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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Budapest to Podgorica  •  5 h 25 min

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

$52 - $443

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Bus  •  17 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad 990
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad Zob to Podgorica Zob

$45 - $66

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Shuttle to Belgrade, fly to Podgorica  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Belgrade
  2. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Podgorica (TGD) BEG - TGD

$83 - $186

Train to Vienna, fly to Podgorica  •  7 h 39 min

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

$143 - $396

Fly Budapest to Sarajevo, bus  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sarajevo (SJJ) BUD - SJJ
  2. Take the bus from East Sarajevo to Podgorica

$50 - $326

Fly Budapest to Dubrovnik, bus, bus and ferry  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Dubrovnik (DBV) BUD - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Herceg Novi to Podgorica

$150 - $427

Shuttle, bus  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Belgrade Door to door Shuttle
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade Station to Podgorica

$51 - $55

Train  •  21 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Subotica D
  2. Take the train from Subotica to Podgorica 1137

$59 - $96

Drive  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Podgorica 509.1 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Podgorica is to shuttle and bus which costs 14 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft and takes 14 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Podgorica is to fly which costs 14 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft and takes 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Podgorica. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Podgorica Zob via Budapest - Népliget and Novi Sad Zob. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Podgorica. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Podgorica via Subotica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 7 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Podgorica is 563 km. The road distance is 814.5 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Podgorica without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 14 h 50 min and costs 14 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min 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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Budapest to Podgorica train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Budapest-Keleti station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Podgorica is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs 14 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft and takes 17 h 13 min, you could also train, which costs 16 000 Ft - 27 000 Ft and takes 21 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Podgorica.
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  • Distance: 351.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

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 Zob in around 17 h 13 min.

Airlines
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Belgrade to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Vienna to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Vienna, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Budapest to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Dubrovnik via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Subotica
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Subotica to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
16 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Bus operators
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from East Sarajevo to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
bozur.net
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Belgrade Station to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Trans-Jug
Phone
+381 11 8728111
Email
office@trans-jug.com
Website
trans-jug.com
Bus and ferry from Herceg Novi to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
trans-jug.com
Book at
trans-jug.com
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Novi Sad Zob to Podgorica Zob
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Novi Sad to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37 - $40
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Podgorica Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Budapest to Podgorica bus services, operated by Blue Line, arrive at Podgorica Zob station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Podgorica is 815 km. It takes approximately 10 h 48 min 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 328+ hotels available in Podgorica. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs 350 Ft.

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