There are 9 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Budva by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train 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 to Tivat  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Tivat (TIV) FRA - TIV

$133 - $460

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Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  30 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$7 - $23

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Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dubrovnik (DBV) FRA - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$120 - $386

Fly to Podgorica, bus and ferry  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Podgorica (TGD) FRA - TGD
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sutomore to Budva

$114 - $322

Fly to Tirana, bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Tirana (TIA) FRA - TIA
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

$130 - $324

Train, bus  •  23 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ulm to Zvornik
  3. Take the bus from Zvornik to Herceg Novi

$162 - $195

Bus FlixBus  •  31 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Sarajevo N971 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Budva

$108 - $169

Train  •  33 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd D
  3. Take the train from Beograd to Sutomore 431 / ...

$232 - $364

Drive  •  16 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Budva 991.9 miles

$200 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Budva is to bus which costs 6€ - 20€ and takes 30 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Budva is to fly which costs 110€ - 400€ and takes 6 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Budva. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt am Main and arriving at Budva via Dubrovnik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 30 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Budva is 1168 km. The road distance is 1587.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Budva without a car is to train and bus which takes 23 h 3 min and costs 130€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Budva, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Budva bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Frankfurt am Main station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Budva is to fly which takes 6 h 27 min and costs 110€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 20€ and takes 30 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs 190€ - 320€ and takes 33 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from Frankfurt Airport to Tivat Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Frankfurt am Main to Budva bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, arrive at Budva station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Budva is 1587 km. It takes approximately 16 h 14 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Budva.

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Air France, Air Serbia, Montenegro Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Tivat Airport.

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  • Distance: 729.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Budva, Montenegro?

Air France, Montenegro Airlines and six other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Budva hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Budva via Dubrovnik in around 30 h 30 min.

Airlines
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Leipzig
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Munich, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubrovnik via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Podgorica via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirana via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Munich, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Beograd to Sutomore
Ave. Duration
11 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Bus operators
Bozur
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
globtour.com
Trans-Jug
Phone
+381 11 8728111
Email
office@trans-jug.com
Website
trans-jug.com
Bus and ferry from Sutomore to Budva
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
trans-jug.com
Book at
trans-jug.com
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Budva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Halilovic Bus
Phone
+387 35 630-532
Email
info@halilovicbus.ba
Website
halilovicbus.ba
Bus from Ulm to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
12 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
halilovicbus.ba
Drina Trans
Phone
+387 56 260-077
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Zvornik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
21 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Centrotrans Eurolines

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