There are 9 ways to get from Sliven to Budva by bus, train, 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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Bus  •  18 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Sliven to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
  3. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Budva

$48 - $71

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Train, bus  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Sliven to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
  3. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Budva

$43 - $62

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Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Sliven to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  3. Take the bus from Niš to Budva

$47 - $62

Drive  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Sliven to Budva 585.1 miles

$110 - $170

Train, train to Varna, fly to Podgorica  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Sliven to Karnobat
  2. Take the train from Karnobat to Topolite
  3. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Podgorica (TGD) VAR - TGD

$67 - $268

Bus, bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Tivat  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotel to Târgovişte
  2. Take the bus from Târgovişte to Ploiesti
  3. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Tivat (TIV) OTP - TIV

Train, bus to Istanbul, fly to Podgorica  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Sliven to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  3. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Podgorica (TGD) IST - TGD

$124 - $326

Train, bus to Istanbul, fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Sliven to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  3. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Dubrovnik (DBV) IST - DBV
  4. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$180 - $430

Bus, bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Podgorica  •  16 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kotel to Târgovişte
  2. Take the bus from Târgovişte to Ploiesti
  3. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Podgorica (TGD) OTP - TGD

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The cheapest way to get from Sliven to Budva is to bus which costs $45 - $65 and takes 20 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sliven to Budva is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 11 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sliven to Budva. However, there are services departing from Sliven and arriving at Budva via Sofia and Kumanovo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 28 min.

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The distance between Sliven and Budva is 616 km. The road distance is 936.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sliven to Budva without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 28 min and costs $45 - $75.

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It takes approximately 18 h 28 min to get from Sliven to Budva, including transfers.

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Sliven to Budva bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Sliven station.

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There is no direct flight from Varna Airport to Podgorica Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Sliven to Budva bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, arrive at Budva station.

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Budva is 1 h behind Sliven. It is currently 2:22 PM in Sliven and 1:22 PM in Budva.

Map of how to get from Sliven to Budva.
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  • Distance: 384.7 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 28 min

What companies run services between Sliven, Bulgaria and Budva, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Sliven to Budva via Sofia and Kumanovo in around 18 h 28 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Podgorica via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Varna to Podgorica via Constanta, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Istanbul to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Varna to Podgorica via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Varna to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Podgorica via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $3,500
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sliven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sliven to Karnobat
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Karnobat to Topolite
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sliven to Burgas
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sliven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Kumanovo to Budva
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sliven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Globus ES
Phone
044/62 48 83
Email
globuses@abv.bg
Website
globuses.com
Bus from Sliven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
globuses.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Budva
Ave. Duration
11 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Niš to Budva
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
MM Transport Nis
Website
mmtransportnis.com
Bus from Niš to Budva
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
mmtransportnis.com
Kotel Municipal Transport
Website
kotel.bg
Bus from Kotel to Târgovişte
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kotel.bg
Grup ATYC
Phone
+4-0743-335.888
Website
atyc.autogari.ro
Bus from Târgovişte to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
atyc.autogari.ro
Bozur
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

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