There are 4 ways to get from Niš to Skopje by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Niš to Skopje Βελιγράδι - Θεσσαλονίκη λεωφορείο

$10

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Night train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the night train from Niš to Skopje Hellas Express

$6 - $17

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Niš to Skopje 335

$14 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Niš to Skopje 131.9 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Niš to Skopje is to bus which costs RSD 1004 - RSD 1005 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niš to Skopje is to drive which costs RSD 2300 - RSD 3500 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Niš and arriving at Skopje. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Niš and arriving at Skopje. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Niš and Skopje is 153 km. The road distance is 211 km.

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The best way to get from Niš to Skopje without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 35 min and costs RSD 1004 - RSD 1005.

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The bus from Niš to Skopje takes 3 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Niš to Skopje bus services, operated by Nis Ekspres, depart from Niš station.

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Map of how to get from Niš to Skopje.
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  • Distance: 95.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

What companies run services between Niš, Serbia and Skopje, Macedonia?

Nis Ekspres operates a bus from Niš to Skopje once daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Macedonian Railways (MZ) operates a train from Niš to Skopje once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Niš to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $50
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Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Niš to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$6 - $10
1st Class Ticket
$10 - $17
Bus operators
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Niš to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Niš to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Nis to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com

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