There are 2 ways to get from Shkodër to Budva by bus or car

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

Mini Bus, bus  •  4 h 30 min

$10 - $13

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. 55.2 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shkodër and Budva is 60 km. The road distance is 88 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shkodër to Budva is to Mini Bus and bus which costs $9 - $13 and takes 4 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Shkodër to Budva is to drive which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $10 - $16.

No, there is no direct bus from Shkodër to Budva. However, there are services departing from Shkodër and arriving at Budva Zob via Ulcinj Busbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Shkodër to Budva, including transfers.

What companies run services between Shkodër, Albania and Budva, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Shkodër to Budva via Ulcinj and Ulcinj Busbahnhof in around 4 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Mini Bus
Bus from Shkodër to Ulcinj
Ave. Duration
2 h
3 times a day
Estimated price
Bus from Ulcinj Busbahnhof to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at

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