There are 9 ways to get from Kotor to Zadar by bus, ferry, train, car or plane

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 via Split  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Zadar 931 / ...

$26 - $37

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Bus, ferry  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the ferry from Dubrovnik to Split
  3. Take the bus from Split to Zadar 931 / ...

$45 - $84

Bus  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Omiš
  2. Take the bus from Omiš to Zadar

$26 - $34

Bus, train  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Split
  3. Take the train from Split to Knin
  4. Take the train from Knin to Zadar

$34 - $64

Bus Globtour  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor Zob to Tomislavgrad
  2. Take the bus from Tomislavgrad to Zadar

$44 - $74

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Kotor to Zadar 270.3 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Tivat to Split, bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Tivat (TIV) to Split (SPU) TIV - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Trogir to Zadar

$134 - $510

Bus to Dubrovnik, fly to Zadar  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
  2. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Zadar (ZAD) DBV - ZAD

$93 - $219

Bus to Dubrovnik, fly to Split, bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
  2. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Split (SPU) DBV - SPU
  3. Take the bus from Trogir to Zadar

$77 - $214

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The cheapest way to get from Kotor to Zadar is to bus which costs 22€ - 29€ and takes 11 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kotor to Zadar is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kotor to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Kotor and arriving at Zadar via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 59 min.

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The distance between Kotor and Zadar is 342 km. The road distance is 432.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kotor to Zadar without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 59 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 59 min to get from Kotor to Zadar, including transfers.

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Kotor to Zadar bus services, operated by Royal Travel Cetinje, depart from Kotor station.

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There is no direct flight from Tivat Airport to Split Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Kotor to Zadar.
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  • Distance: 213.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 59 min

What companies run services between Kotor, Montenegro and Zadar, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Kotor to Zadar via Split and Split in around 9 h 59 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Tivat to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Tivat to Split via Belgrade, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Flights from Dubrovnik to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tivat to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Tivat to Split via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Dubrovnik to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tivat to Split via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Tivat to Split via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Tivat to Split via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Tivat to Split via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Trade Air
Website
trade-air.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Knin
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $18
Train from Knin to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Kotor to Split
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Kotor to Omiš
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
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 Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Omiš to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Omiš to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
bozur.net
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Kotor Zob to Dubrovnik Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Kotor Zob to Dubrovnik Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Kotor Zob to Tomislavgrad
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
globtour.com
Promet Makarska
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Jelinak
Website
jelinak.com
Bus from Tomislavgrad to Zadar
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
jelinak.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
brioni.hr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Trogir, aut.kolodvor to Zadar, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ferry operators

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