There are 8 ways to get from Kotor to Zadar by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Bus via Dubrovnik  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Dugopolje
  3. Take the bus from Dugopolje to Zadar

$32 - $46

7 alternative options

Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  10 h 24 min

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

$32 - $43

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotor Zob to Slano D8
  2. Take the bus from Slano to Zadar

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 - $52

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Kotor to Zadar 270.3 miles

$50 - $80

Bus to Dubrovnik, fly to Zadar  •  7 h 9 min

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

$93 - $221

Fly Tivat to Split, bus  •  7 h 46 min

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

Bus to Dubrovnik, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  8 h 52 min

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

$113 - $342

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

You can take a bus from Kotor to Zadar via Dubrovnik and Dugopolje in around 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, 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 Tivat to Split via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
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 London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Tivat to Split via Belgrade, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 Tivat to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Tivat to Split via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Tivat to Split via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Tivat to Split via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Kotor to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Dugopolje
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Dugopolje to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Kotor to Makarska
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Makarska to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Kotor Zob to Slano D8
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Slano to Zadar
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once 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
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kotor and Zadar is 342 km. The road distance is 433 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kotor to Zadar is to bus which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Kotor to Zadar is to drive which takes 5 h 22 min and costs 45€ - 65€.

No, there is no direct bus from Kotor to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Kotor and arriving at Zadar via Dubrovnik and Dugopolje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 10 min to get from Kotor to Zadar, including transfers.