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There are 6 ways to get from Montenegro to Rome by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry 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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Fly from Dubrovnik  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Rome (FCO) DBV - FCO

52€ - 270€

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Struga
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Struga to Rome

51€ - 89€

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Fly from Podgorica  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Podgorica (TGD) to Rome (FCO) TGD - FCO

124€ - 336€

Train, car ferry  •  19h 38m

  1. Take the train from Podgorica to Šušanj
  2. Take the car ferry from Bar to Bari 55
  3. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini Fa / ...

51€ - 140€

Bus, car ferry, Leonetti Bus  •  25h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Podgorica to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari 54
  3. Take the Leonetti Bus from Bari to Rome - Tiburtina station

55€ - 86€

Drive, car ferry  •  26h 11m

  1. Drive from Podgorica to Durrës
  2. Take the car ferry from Durrës to Ancona
  3. Drive from Ancona to Rome

137€ - 229€

Montenegro → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Montenegro

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Montenegro
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Cyprus, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Rwanda, Singapore, Thailand, Israel and United Kingdom

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Montenegro

  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from Montenegro
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Singapore and Thailand
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Hungary, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Andorra and Monaco
  • Health declaration required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican
  • 10 day mandatory monitored quarantine
This applies to arrivals from India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Montenegro

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

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Italy from Montenegro is currently restricted.

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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 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rome is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rome is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rome is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Montenegro from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 4 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montenegro to Rome is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 22h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Montenegro to Rome is to fly. Taking this option will cost 120€ - 340€ and takes 4h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montenegro to Rome. However, there are services departing from Podgorica and arriving at Rome via Tirana and Struga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 20m.

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The distance between Montenegro and Rome is 588 km.

The best way to get from Montenegro to Rome without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 19h 38m and costs 50€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Montenegro to Rome, including transfers.

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Montenegro to Rome bus services, operated by Old Town Travel, depart from Podgorica station.

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The quickest flight from Dubrovnik Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Montenegro to Rome bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, arrive at Rome station.

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Alitalia, Vueling Airlines and Croatia Airlines offer flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Rome Airport.

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Map of how to get from Montenegro to Rome.
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  • Distance: 588.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Montenegro and Rome, Italy?

Alitalia, Vueling Airlines and Croatia Airlines fly from Herceg Novi to Rome once daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Podgorica to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 160€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 330€
Train operators
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Podgorica to Šušanj
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Second Class
2€ - 3€
First Class
3€ - 4€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
35€ - 50€
Base Standard
60€ - 85€
Base Premium
75€ - 110€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
29€ - 40€
Bus operators
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 25€
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Tirana to Struga
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Bus and ferry from Struga to Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Schedules at
durmotours.eu
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Podgorica to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Schedules at
bozur.net
TTI Leonettibus SRL
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Bar to Bari
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
12€ - 15€
Car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
11€ - 14€
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Durrës to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 150€
Website
Adria Ferries
Deck
85€ - 95€
Car
120€ - 130€
Inside cabin 2 beds
115€ - 125€
Inner cabin 2 beds
130€ - 150€

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