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There are 3 ways to get from Mostar to Metković by train, bus or car

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Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Mostar to Čapljina

20 kn - 28 kn

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Bus  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Mostar - East to Metković Mostar Trg Ivana Krndelja - Metkovic Central Bus Station

45 kn - 150 kn

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Mostar to Metković 44.9 km

30 kn - 50 kn

Mostar to Metković by bus

The bus journey time between Mostar and Metković is around 1h 22m and covers a distance of around 55 km. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 15m. Operated by Croatia Bus International, Globtour and Autotrans d.d., the Mostar to Metković bus service departs from Mostar - East and arrives in Metković. Typically 14 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 22m
Fastest bus time:
1h 15m
Buses per week:
14
Cheapest price:
95 kn
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
11:00
Last bus departs at:
12:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mostar to Metković bus schedules

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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 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Metković is 00385 91 468 30 32.

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

The social distance requirement in Metković is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Mostar to Metković is to train, which costs $3 - $5 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mostar to Metković is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mostar - East and arriving at Metković. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Mostar and Metković is 35 km. The road distance is 44.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mostar to Metković without a car is to bus which takes 1h 15m and costs $7 - $24.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Mostar to Metković, including transfers.

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Mostar to Metković bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, depart from Mostar - East station.

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The best way to get from Mostar to Metković is to train which takes 44 min and costs $3 - $5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $7 - $24 and takes 1h 15m.

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Mostar to Metković bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, arrive at Metković station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mostar to Metković is 45 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Mostar to Metković.

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  • Distance: 34.6 km
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Metković, Croatia?

Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH) operates a train from Mostar to Čapljina twice daily. Tickets cost 13 kn - 17 kn and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, Croatia Bus International operates a bus from Mostar - East to Metković twice daily. Tickets cost 95 kn - 140 kn and the journey takes 1h 15m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Mostar to Čapljina
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13 kn - 17 kn
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Mostar - East to Metković
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95 kn - 140 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Globtour
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Mostar Trg Ivana Krndelja to Metkovic Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.

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