There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Budva by train, bus, car ferry, bus and 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.

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Train, bus, car ferry  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Napoli to Bari-Porto
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik
  4. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$59 - $108

7 alternative options

Train, carferry, bus  •  24 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  2. Take the carferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Take the bus from Split to Budva

$75 - $103

Bus and ferry Durmo Tours, bus  •  28 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Budva

$76 - $155

Bus and ferry Eurolines IT, bus  •  30 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Tiranë
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

$107 - $157

Drive, carferry  •  14 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Bari
  2. Take the carferry from Bari to Bar

$99 - $142

Fly to Tivat  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Tivat (TIV) FCO - TIV

$114 - $570

Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dubrovnik (DBV) FCO - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$81 - $336

Fly to Podgorica, bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Podgorica (TGD) FCO - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Budva

$111 - $328

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Budva. However, there are services departing from Rome and arriving at Budva via Struga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 48 min.

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The distance between Rome and Budva is 525 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Budva without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 17 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 h 38 min to get from Rome to Budva, including transfers.

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Rome to Budva bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, depart from Rome station.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Tivat Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Rome to Budva bus services, operated by AD Galeb Ohrid, arrive at Budva station.

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Alitalia, Montenegro Airlines, Air Serbia and easyJet offer flights from Rome Airport to Tivat Airport.

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There are 4361+ hotels available in Budva. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Rome to Budva.
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  • Distance: 327.9 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 38 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Budva, Montenegro?

Air Serbia, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Rome to Budva 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Rome to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Nice, Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Podgorica, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Rome to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $35
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Napoli to Bari-Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Napoli to Bari Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
bozur.net
Bus from Podgorica to Budva
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus and ferry from Rome to Struga
Ave. Duration
21 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Struga to Budva
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Budva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Budva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Podgorica to Budva
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
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
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gardasevic.org
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Podgorica to Budva
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ms.mk
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$17 - $23
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$20 - $27
Car ferry from Bari to Bar
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$19 - $25
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$46
Vehicle
$69

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