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There are 10 ways to get from Venice to Budva by train, bus, car, plane, car ferry or shuttle

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, bus  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv
  2. Take the bus from Trieste Zob to Budva Zob

$82 - $124

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Fly Venice to Bari, car ferry  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Bari (BRI) VCE - BRI
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Bar

$65 - $210

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Bus  •  26 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Makarska
  3. Take the bus from Makarska to Budva

$65 - $93

Drive  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Budva 586.8 miles

$140 - $210

Fly Venice to Podgorica  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Podgorica (TGD) VCE - TGD

$81 - $404

Fly Venice to Dubrovnik, bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Dubrovnik (DBV) VCE - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$106 - $463

Fly Venice to Tirana, bus  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Tirana (TIA) VCE - TIA
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva

$85 - $201

Train, shuttle to Zagreb, fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Zagreb Airport
  3. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAG - DBV
  4. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$123 - $830

Train, shuttle to Ljubljana, fly to Podgorica  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana Airport
  3. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Podgorica (TGD) LJU - TGD

$123 - $681

Fly Venice Treviso to Bari, car ferry  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Bari (BRI) TSF - BRI
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Bar

$88 - $354

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Budva is to bus which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 26 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Budva is to fly and bus which costs 90€ - 410€ and takes 8 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Budva. However, there are services departing from Venice and arriving at Budva via Pula and Makarska. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 32 min.

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The distance between Venice and Budva is 628 km. The road distance is 938.9 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Budva without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 25 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 21 h 25 min to get from Venice to Budva, including transfers.

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Venice to Budva bus services, operated by Brusutti, depart from Venice station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Budva is to bus which takes 26 h 32 min and costs 55€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 70€ - 360€ and takes 9 h 54 min.

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

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Venice to Budva bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, arrive at Budva station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Budva.
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  • Distance: 392.6 miles
  • Duration: 21 h 25 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Budva, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Venice to Budva via Pula and Makarska in around 26 h 32 min. Alternatively, Alitalia, Air Serbia and eight other airlines fly from Venice to Budva every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Venice to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Venice to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Venice to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Venice to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Venice to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Venice to Bari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Venice to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Flights from Ljubljana to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Podgorica via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Venice to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Podgorica via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Trieste Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
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Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
globtour.com
Brusutti
Phone
+39 041 5415488
Email
info@brusutti.com
Website
brusutti.com
Bus from Venice to Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
brusutti.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Pula to Makarska
Ave. Duration
11 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Makarska to Budva
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Makarska to Budva
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bozur
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Budva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$50 - $56
Private
$190 - $600
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $50
Private
$120 - $370
Ferry operators

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Budva is 939 km. It takes approximately 10 h 50 min to drive from Venice to Budva.

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Air France, Level, Air Serbia and four other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Podgorica Airport.

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There are 4015+ hotels available in Budva. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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