There are 7 ways to get from Crete to Montenegro by plane, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, train, night train, car 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Podgorica  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Podgorica (TGD) HER - TGD

$232 - $463

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Pireas
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Tiranë
  3. Take the bus from Tirana to Podgorica

$123 - $215

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Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Dubrovnik (DBV) HER - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi

$163 - $495

Bus and ferry, bus  •  25 h 21 min

  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 Podgorica

$134 - $166

Bus and ferry, train, night train, drive  •  32 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
  2. Take the train from Λειανοκλάδι to Θεσσαλονίκη
  3. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  4. Take the train from Skopje to Kosovo Polje 892
  5. Take the train from Fushë Kosovë to Peje
  6. Drive from Peje to Podgorica

Ferry, bus  •  37 h 42 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Podgorica

$135 - $192

Ferry, Catamaran, drive  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  3. Drive from Piraeus to Podgorica

$257 - $377

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Crete to Montenegro is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 25 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to Montenegro is to fly which costs 190€ - 400€ and takes 7 h 9 min.

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The distance between Crete and Montenegro is 977 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Crete to Montenegro, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Crete to Montenegro. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Podgorica via Lamia and Tirana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Crete, Greece and Montenegro?

Austrian Airlines, Olympic Air and seven other airlines fly from Néa Alikarnassós to Podgorica 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Podgorica via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Flights from Irakleion to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Irakleion to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Irakleion to Podgorica via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Irakleion to Podgorica via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Irakleion to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Irakleion to Dubrovnik via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Irakleion to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Irakleion to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Irakleion to Dubrovnik via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Irakleion to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Λειανοκλάδι to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$17 - $22
First Class
$21 - $28
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $12
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
MZI
Website
mzi.mk
Train from Skopje to Kosovo Polje
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mzi.mk
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Fushë Kosovë
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Train from Fushë Kosovë to Peje
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Fushë Kosovë
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $22
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
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
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
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
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
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Pireas
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$53 - $54
Airplane economy seats
$66 - $67
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $110
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $140
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100

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