There are 4 ways to get from Sofia to Kotor by bus, car or plane

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Bus MM Transport Nis  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Kotor

$37 - $54

3 alternative options

Bus Bozur  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Kotor

$48 - $60

Drive  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Kotor 400.3 miles

$75 - $120

Fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Tivat (TIV) SOF - TIV

$162 - $363

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Kotor. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Kotor via Niš. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 26 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Kotor is 374 km. The road distance is 640.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Kotor without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 h 26 min to get from Sofia to Kotor, including transfers.

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Sofia to Kotor bus services, operated by Matpu, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Kotor is to bus which takes 13 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Tivat Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Sofia to Kotor bus services, operated by MM Transport Nis, arrive at Kotor station.

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Kotor is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 10:56 AM in Sofia and 9:56 AM in Kotor.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Kotor is 640 km. It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to drive from Sofia to Kotor.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Kotor.
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  • Distance: 233.8 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 26 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Kotor, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Kotor via Niš in around 13 h 26 min. Alternatively, Air Serbia and Montenegro Airlines fly from Sofia to Kotor once daily.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Bus operators
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.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 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
MM Transport Nis
Website
mmtransportnis.com
Bus from Niš to Kotor
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
mmtransportnis.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Kotor
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Skopje to Kotor
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
bozur.net
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Kotor
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk

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Air Serbia and Montenegro Airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Tivat Airport.

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There are 4612+ hotels available in Kotor. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Sofia Airport is to line 84 shuttle which takes 34 min and costs .

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