There are 7 ways to get from Rijeka to Budva by bus, train, ferry, car 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

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  16 h 13 min

$7 - $13

6 alternative options

Bus Brioni Pula  •  16 h 26 min

$45 - $75

Train, ferry, bus  •  17 h 10 min

$66 - $100

Bus via Opuzen  •  17 h 53 min

$13 - $20

Drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. 411.5 miles

$80 - $120

Bus to Zagreb, fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  8 h 34 min

  1. ZAG - DBV

$88 - $234

Train to Ljubljana, fly to Podgorica, bus  •  10 h 23 min

  1. LJU - TGD

$90 - $337

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

You can take a bus from Rijeka to Budva via Dubrovnik in around 16 h 13 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
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 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Rijeka to Ostarije
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $22
Train from Ostarije to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$29 - $40
Train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $22
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
12 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Opuzen
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Opuzen Jadranska to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
globtour.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
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Podgorica to Budva
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com
Gardasevic
Website
gardasevic.org
Bus from Podgorica to Budva
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
gardasevic.org
Glusica
Phone
+382 40 200 55
Email
glusicab@t-com.me
Website
glusica.me
Bus from Podgorica to Budva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
glusica.me
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rijeka and Budva is 489 km. The road distance is 658 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Budva is to bus which costs 45 kn - 80 kn and takes 16 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Rijeka to Budva is to drive which takes 8 h 13 min and costs 500 kn - 750 kn.

No, there is no direct bus from Rijeka to Budva. However, there are services departing from Rijeka and arriving at Budva via Dubrovnik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 16 h 13 min to get from Rijeka to Budva, including transfers.