There are 7 ways to get from Kotor to Istanbul by bus, plane 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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Bus to Dubrovnik, fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
  2. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Istanbul (IST) DBV - IST

$156 - $387

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Bus Alpar Turizm  •  28 h 12 min

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

$52 - $97

5 alternative options

Bus to Podgorica, fly  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Sutomore
  2. Fly from Podgorica (TGD) to Istanbul (IST) TGD - IST

$112 - $314

Bus to Tirana, fly  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana
  2. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Istanbul (IST) TIA - IST

$113 - $329

Bus, bus to Sarajevo, fly  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Trebinje
  2. Take the bus from Trebinje to East Sarajevo
  3. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Istanbul (IST) SJJ - IST

$107 - $284

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  22 h 44 min

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

$59 - $96

Drive  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Kotor to Istanbul 736.1 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Kotor to Istanbul is to bus which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 22 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kotor to Istanbul is to bus and fly which costs 130€ - 330€ and takes 7 h 28 min.

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The distance between Kotor and Istanbul is 859 km. The road distance is 1177.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kotor to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 44 min and costs 50€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to get from Kotor to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dubrovnik Airport to Istanbul Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Istanbul is 2 h ahead of Kotor. It is currently 12:32 AM in Kotor and 1:32 AM in Istanbul.

Yes, the driving distance between Kotor to Istanbul is 1178 km. It takes approximately 13 h 53 min to drive from Kotor to Istanbul.

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Croatia Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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There are 2315+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kotor to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 536.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 28 min

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

You can take a bus from Kotor to Istanbul via Skopje, Istanbul, and Otogar in around 22 h 44 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Dubrovnik to Istanbul via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Podgorica to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Tirana to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Sarajevo to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Dubrovnik to Istanbul via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Bus operators
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Kotor to Sutomore
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
bozur.net
Bus from Kotor to Skopje
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
bozur.net
Bus from Kotor to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
bozur.net
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Centrotrans Eurolines
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Kotor to Skopje
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
ms.mk
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Kotor to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Kotor to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Podgorica to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr

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