There are 6 ways to get from Split to Budva by bus, ferry, night bus, car or plane

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Bus Promet Makarska  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi

$17 - $46

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Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Budva

$18 - $35

Ferry, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$38 - $68

Night bus, bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Split Zob to Metkovic Zob
  2. Take the bus from Metkovic Zob to Budva Zob

$25 - $37

Drive  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Split to Budva 209.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Tivat (TIV) SPU - TIV

$175 - $607

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The cheapest way to get from Split to Budva is to bus which costs 120 kn - 200 kn and takes 7 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Budva is to drive which costs 250 kn - 380 kn and takes 4 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Split and arriving at Budva. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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The distance between Split and Budva is 238 km. The road distance is 335.1 km.

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The best way to get from Split to Budva without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 5 min and costs 110 kn - 300 kn.

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Split to Budva, including transfers.

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Split to Budva bus services, operated by Globtour, depart from Split Zob station.

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The best way to get from Split to Budva is to bus which takes 7 h 5 min and costs 110 kn - 300 kn. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 1.100 kn - 3.900 kn and takes 6 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Split Airport to Tivat Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Split to Budva bus services, operated by Globtour, arrive at Budva Zob station.

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Map of how to get from Split to Budva.
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  • Distance: 148.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 5 min

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Budva, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Split to Budva via Dubrovnik and Herceg Novi in around 7 h 5 min. Alternatively, Air Serbia and Montenegro Airlines fly from Split to Budva 4 times a week.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Split to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
bozur.net
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Herceg Novi Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Night bus from Split Zob to Metkovic Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Metkovic Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
globtour.com
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Herceg Novi Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Ferry operators

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