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There are 11 ways to get from Crete to Budva by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train, car, car ferry or ferry

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 Heraklion to Dubrovnik, bus  •  10h 21m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Dubrovnik (DBV) HER - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

142€ - 436€

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Fly Sitia to Tirana, bus  •  11h 27m

  1. Fly from Sitia (JSH) to Tirana (TIA) JSH - TIA
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

69€ - 280€

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Fly Heraklion to Tirana, bus  •  13h 34m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Tirana (TIA) HER - TIA
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

120€ - 192€

Fly Chania to Dubrovnik, bus  •  13h 12m

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Dubrovnik (DBV) CHQ - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

123€ - 438€

Fly Sitia to Dubrovnik, bus  •  10h 49m

  1. Fly from Sitia (JSH) to Dubrovnik (DBV) JSH - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

471€ - 3147€

Fly Chania to Tirana, bus  •  15h 5m

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Tirana (TIA) CHQ - TIA
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

86€ - 284€

Bus and ferry, bus  •  26h 54m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Tirana
  3. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

119€ - 141€

Bus and ferry, train, bus, drive  •  32h 14m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
  2. Take the train from Lianokladi to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje 334
  4. Take the train from Skopje to Ratae 662
  5. Take the bus from Prizren to Shkodër
  6. Drive from Shkodër to Budva

110€ - 186€

Car ferry, bus  •  38h 42m

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Tiranë
  3. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

109€ - 243€

Ferry, train, bus  •  43h 17m

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje 334
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Budva

106€ - 190€

Ferry, car ferry, drive  •  18h 58m

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
  3. Drive from Piraeus to Budva

208€ - 311€

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The cheapest way to get from Crete to Budva is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 26h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to Budva is to fly and bus which costs 140€ - 440€ and takes 10h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Crete to Budva. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Budva via Lamia and Tirana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 54m.

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The distance between Crete and Budva is 951 km.

The best way to get from Crete to Budva without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 26h 54m and costs 110€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 10h 21m to get from Crete to Budva, including transfers.

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Crete to Budva bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, depart from Heraklion station.

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There is no direct flight from Heraklion Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Crete to Budva bus services, operated by Old Town Travel, arrive at Budva station.

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Budva is 1h behind Crete. It is currently 12:52 PM in Crete and 11:52 AM in Budva.

Map of how to get from Crete to Budva.
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  • Distance: 594.1 miles
  • Duration: 10h 21m

What companies run services between Crete, Greece and Budva, Montenegro?

There is no direct connection from Néa Alikarnassós to Budva. However, you can take the line 6 bus to Irakleion Airport, take the walk to Heraklion airport, fly to Dubrovnik, take the walk to Dubrovnik Airport, take the shuttle to Dubrovnik Station, take the walk to Dubrovnik, then take the bus to Budva. Alternatively, you can take the line 6 bus to Irakleion Airport, take the walk to Heraklion airport, fly to Tirana, take the walk to Tirana Airport, take the shuttle to Tirana, take the walk to Tirana, then take the bus to Budva.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Heraklion to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 240€
Flights from Chania to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Sitia to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
45€ - 250€
Flights from Chania to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 430€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Heraklion to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 650€
Flights from Heraklion to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 550€
Flights from Chania to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 600€
Flights from Chania to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Sitia to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Heraklion to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 1000€
Flights from Chania to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 600€
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 470€
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
95€ - 440€
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
120€ - 700€
Flights from Chania to Tirana via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Heraklion to Dubrovnik via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Chania to Dubrovnik via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 1100€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Heraklion to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 280€
Flights from Chania to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 290€
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 900€
Flights from Chania to Tirana via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Heraklion to Dubrovnik via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Chania to Dubrovnik via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 430€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Chania to Dubrovnik via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 800€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Chania to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Lianokladi to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 35€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
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2nd Class Ticket
13€ - 17€
1st Class Ticket
18€ - 23€
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
26€ - 30€
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
32€ - 36€
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 45€
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Train from Skopje to Ratae
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€ - 10€
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Budva
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 29€
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
47€ - 53€
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Vector
Website
vectortours.de
Bus from Prizren to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€
Schedules at
vectortours.de
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€
Website
albtrans.net
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Budva
Ave. Duration
11h 4m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 45€
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Skopje to Budva
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Schedules at
bozur.net
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Budva
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Rule Turs
Phone
02/ 3163 – 346
Email
ruleturs@sas.com.mk
Website
sas.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Budva
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
31€
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Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Website
Anek Ferries
Economy
40€ - 75€
Airplane-type seats
45€ - 75€
2 beds - outside cabin
100€ - 170€
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Sea Jets
2nd Class
70€ - 100€
1st Class
85€ - 120€
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Sea Jets
2nd Class
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55€ - 75€
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
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4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
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Aegean Airlines, Eurowings, Croatia Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Heraklion Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 5026+ hotels available in Budva. Prices start at 30€ per night.

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The best way to get from Crete to Heraklion Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 7m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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