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There are 2 ways to get from Neum to Podgorica by bus or car

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Bus  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Neum to Herceg Novi
  2. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Podgorica

20€ - 28€

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Drive  •  3h 15m

  1. Drive from Neum to Podgorica 201.6 km

20€ - 29€

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International entry into Montenegro from Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Montenegro, as well as residents from EU countries, Algeria, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Brunei, Fiji, Philippines, Georgia, Indonesia, Iceland, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, South Korea, Canada, Cambodia, China, Cuba, Liechtenstein, Madagascar, Malaysia, Morocco, Mauritius, Mongolia, Monaco, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Norway, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Russia, Senegal, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uruguay, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Israel, Singapore, Serbia, United States, North Macedonia, Seychelles, Lebanon, Australia, Angola, Egypt and Nepal

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Conditions of entry into Montenegro from Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • No quarantine required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Considerations leaving from Bosnia and Herzegovina

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, entry into Montenegro is currently allowed from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Podgorica is 1616.

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

The social distance requirement in Podgorica is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1616.

No, returning to Bosnia and Herzegovina from Montenegro is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 19 Jan 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Institute of Public Health of Montenegro.

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The cheapest way to get from Neum to Podgorica is to bus which costs $24 - $35 and takes 6h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Neum to Podgorica is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 3h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Neum to Podgorica. However, there are services departing from Neum and arriving at Podgorica via Herceg Novi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 31m.

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The distance between Neum and Podgorica is 145 km. The road distance is 201.6 km.

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The best way to get from Neum to Podgorica without a car is to bus which takes 6h 31m and costs $24 - $35.

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It takes approximately 6h 31m to get from Neum to Podgorica, including transfers.

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Neum to Podgorica bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, depart from Neum station.

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Neum to Podgorica bus services, operated by Gardasevic, arrive at Podgorica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Neum to Podgorica is 202 km. It takes approximately 3h 15m to drive from Neum to Podgorica.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Podgorica. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 144.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 31m

What companies run services between Neum, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Podgorica, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Neum to Podgorica via Herceg Novi in around 6h 31m.

Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
+385 1 6113 073
Bus from Neum to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Schedules at
040 214 382
Bus from Herceg Novi to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Twice daily
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
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