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There are 6 ways to get from Zadar to Kotor by bus, car or plane

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Bus Samoborček  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Benkovac to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor

Cheapest option

Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 941 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Split to Kotor

$29 - $38

4 alternative options

Bus via Omiš  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Omiš
  2. Take the bus from Omiš to Kotor

$32 - $46

Drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Kotor 270.2 miles

$50 - $80

Fly from Zadar, bus  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAD - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor

$93 - $219

Bus to Zagreb, fly, bus  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAG - DBV
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor

$95 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Kotor is to bus which costs 190 kn - 250 kn and takes 10 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Kotor is to drive which costs 340 kn - 500 kn and takes 5 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Kotor. However, there are services departing from Zadar and arriving at Kotor via Benkovac and Dubrovnik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 27 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Kotor is 342 km. The road distance is 432.4 km.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Kotor without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 27 min to get from Zadar to Kotor, including transfers.

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Zadar to Kotor bus services, operated by Samoborček, depart from Benkovac station.

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There is no direct flight from Zadar Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Zadar to Kotor bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, arrive at Kotor station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zadar to Kotor is 432 km. It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to drive from Zadar to Kotor.

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Map of how to get from Zadar to Kotor.
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  • Distance: 213.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 27 min

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Kotor, Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Zadar to Kotor via Benkovac and Dubrovnik in around 9 h 27 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Bus operators
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Benkovac to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Omiš to Kotor
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bozur
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Split Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
globtour.com
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Omiš
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Split to Kotor
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Velebit Tours
Phone
053 560 388
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr

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Condor Flugdienst, Lufthansa and Croatia Airlines offer flights from Zadar Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 4553+ hotels available in Kotor. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Zadar Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs 24 kn.

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