There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Kotor by train, car ferry, bus, 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 Trenitalia Frecce, car ferry, bus  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale Fa
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor

$81 - $126

7 alternative options

Train, car ferry, bus  •  21 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split
  3. Take the bus from Split to Kotor

$98 - $132

Bus  •  27 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Trieste 540 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trieste Zob to Kotor Zob

$104 - $164

Bus and ferry, bus  •  31 h 3 min

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

$115 - $157

Drive, car ferry  •  15 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Bari
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Bar
  3. Drive from Bar to Kotor

$102 - $146

Fly to Tivat  •  7 h 4 min

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

$203 - $569

Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  7 h 53 min

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

$81 - $322

Fly to Podgorica, bus  •  8 h 14 min

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

$113 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Kotor is to train and car ferry and bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 15 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Kotor is to fly which costs 170€ - 490€ and takes 7 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Kotor. However, there are services departing from Rome and arriving at Kotor Zob via Trieste Zob. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 46 min.

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The distance between Rome and Kotor is 520 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Kotor without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 15 h 54 min and costs 65€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 15 h 54 min to get from Rome to Kotor, including transfers.

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Rome to Kotor bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Kotor is to bus which takes 27 h 46 min and costs 85€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 170€ - 490€ and takes 7 h 4 min.

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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 Kotor bus services, operated by Globtour, arrive at Kotor Zob station.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Kotor.
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  • Distance: 325 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 54 min

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

You can take a bus from Rome to Kotor via Trieste and Trieste Zob in around 27 h 46 min. Alternatively, Air Serbia, Alitalia and four other airlines fly from Rome to Kotor 5 times a day.

Airlines
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Podgorica, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Rome to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
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
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Rome to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
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
Flights from Rome to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
bozur.net
Bus from Podgorica to Kotor
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
bozur.net
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Trieste Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
globtour.com
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Podgorica to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Split to Kotor
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Kotor
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Podgorica to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Podgorica to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
ms.mk
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
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
$18 - $24
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$18 - $24
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
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$47
Vehicle
$70

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