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There are 5 ways to get from Kumanovo to Novi Sad by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 2491 - RSD 3488

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Bus via Kumanovo  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 2289 - RSD 3444

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Train, bus  •  12h 12m

  1. Take the train from Kumanovo to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 3359 - RSD 10039

Drive  •  4h 39m

  1. Drive from Kumanovo to Novi Sad 485.8 km

RSD 5000 - RSD 8000

Fly, bus  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Belgrade (BEG) SKP - BEG
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 9754 - RSD 27760

Kumanovo to Novi Sad by bus

The bus journey time between Kumanovo and Novi Sad is around 8h and covers a distance of around 478 km. The fastest bus normally takes 8h. Services are operated by Fudeks, Lasta and Nis Ekspres. Typically seven buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
8h
Fastest bus time:
8h
Buses per week:
7
Cheapest price:
RSD 2571
Carbon emissions:
59 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:30
Last bus departs at:
00:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kumanovo to Novi Sad bus schedules

North Macedonia → Serbia
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International entry into Serbia from North Macedonia

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of North Macedonia
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Serbia from North Macedonia

  • No quarantine required
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  • No quarantine required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Considerations leaving from North Macedonia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, entry into Serbia is currently allowed from North Macedonia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Novi Sad is 00381(64) 8945235.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Novi Sad is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Novi Sad is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00381(64) 8945235.

No, returning to North Macedonia from Serbia is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health of the Republic of Serbia.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kumanovo to Novi Sad is to bus which costs $25 - $40 and takes 8h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Kumanovo to Novi Sad is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 4h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kumanovo to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Kumanovo and arriving at Novi Sad via Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 25m.

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It is 378 km from Kumanovo to Novi Sad. It is approximately 485.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Kumanovo to Novi Sad without a car is to bus which takes 8h 25m and costs $25 - $40.

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It takes approximately 8h 25m to get from Kumanovo to Novi Sad, including transfers.

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Kumanovo to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Kumanovo station.

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The quickest flight from Skopje Airport to Belgrade Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Kumanovo to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Lasta, arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kumanovo to Novi Sad is 486 km. It takes approximately 4h 39m to drive from Kumanovo to Novi Sad.

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Map of how to get from Kumanovo to Novi Sad.
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  • Distance: 378.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 25m

What companies run services between Kumanovo, North Macedonia and Novi Sad, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Kumanovo to Novi Sad via Beograd and Belgrade in around 8h 25m.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 7000 - RSD 25000
Train operators
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Email
mztransportad@mztransportad.com.mk
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Kumanovo to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 2800 - RSD 9500
Website
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Bus operators
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RSD 382
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Kumanovo to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RSD 1900 - RSD 2900
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
galeb.mk
Bus from Kumanovo to Beograd
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RSD 1800 - RSD 3500
Schedules at
galeb.mk

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Air Serbia offers flights from Skopje Airport to Belgrade Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Novi Sad. Prices start at RSD 8750 per night.

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The best way to get from Kumanovo to Skopje Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $16 - $20.

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