There are 8 ways to get from Novalja to Budva by car ferry, car, train, bus, ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Carferry, drive, train, bus  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the carferry from Zigljen to Prizna 335
  2. Drive from Prizna to Gospić
  3. Take the train from Gospić to Split
  4. Take the bus from Split to Dubrovnik
  5. Drive from Dubrovnik to Budva

$48 - $78

Cheapest option

Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Novalja to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Budva

$32 - $38

6 alternative options

Bus Croatia Bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Novalja to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Budva

$35 - $47

Bus, ferry  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Novalja to Split
  2. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$51 - $85

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Novalja to Budva 320.3 miles

$60 - $95

Bus to Zadar, fly, bus  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Novalja to Zadar
  2. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAD - DBV
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$100 - $246

Bus to Zagreb, fly, bus  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Gospic to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAG - DBV
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$103 - $350

Bus to Split, fly, bus  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Novalja to Split
  2. Fly from Split (SPU) to Dubrovnik (DBV) SPU - DBV
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$81 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Novalja to Budva is to bus which costs 200 kn - 250 kn and takes 12 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Novalja to Budva is to drive which takes 6 h 36 min and costs 400 kn - 600 kn.

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The distance between Novalja and Budva is 407 km. The road distance is 512 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 17 min to get from Novalja to Budva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Novalja to Budva. However, there are services departing from Novalja and arriving at Budva via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Novalja, Croatia and Budva, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Novalja to Budva via Split in around 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik via Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Southend
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Trade Air
Website
trade-air.com
Flights from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Gospić to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
bozur.net
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
globtour.com
Velebit Tours
Phone
053 560 388
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Gospic to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Gospić to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Zigljen to Prizna
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $2
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Car ferry from Zigljen to Prizna
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Car ferry from Žigljen to Prizna
Ave. Duration
45 days 12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com

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