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There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Kotor by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Tivat (TIV) IST - TIV

$62 - $213

Cheapest option

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  24h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Kotor

$49 - $96

3 alternative options

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  27h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Tetovo
  2. Take the bus from Tetovo to Kotor

$64 - $101

Bus  •  28h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Podgorica
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Kotor

$61 - $92

Drive  •  13h 55m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kotor 748.6 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kotor is to bus which costs 270 ₺ - 550 ₺ and takes 24h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kotor is to fly which costs 350 ₺ - 1.200 ₺ and takes 6h 1m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Kotor is 859 km. The road distance is 1197.8 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Kotor without a car is to bus which takes 24h 6m and costs 270 ₺ - 550 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Istanbul to Kotor, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Kotor is to fly which takes 6h 1m and costs 350 ₺ - 1.200 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 270 ₺ - 550 ₺ and takes 24h 6m.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Tivat Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 15m and has one stopover.

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Kotor is 2h behind Istanbul. It is currently 10:53 PM in Istanbul and 8:53 PM in Kotor.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Kotor is 1198 km. It takes approximately 13h 55m to drive from Istanbul to Kotor.

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AtlasGlobal, Air Serbia, Lufthansa and five other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Tivat Airport.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Kotor.
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  • Distance: 536.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 1m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Kotor, Montenegro?

AtlasGlobal, Air Serbia and seven other airlines fly from Istanbul to Kotor 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Kotor via Otogar, Istanbul, and Struga in around 24h 6m.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Wind Rose
Website
windrose.aero
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tivat via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tivat via Odesa, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tivat via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tivat via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Struga
Ave. Duration
14h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
24h 52m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Struga to Kotor
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Tetovo to Kotor
Ave. Duration
10h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Istanbul to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
14h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Podgorica to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Podgorica to Kotor
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
bozur.net
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com

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