There are 6 ways to get from Zadar to Montenegro by bus, ferry, bus and ferry, car or plane

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Bus Croatia Bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Podgorica

$42 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Omiš
  2. Take the bus from Omiš to Tivat
  3. Take the bus from Tivat to Podgorica

$23 - $28

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Bus, ferry, bus and ferry  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 934 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Herceg Novi to Podgorica

$47 - $94

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Podgorica 290.7 miles

$55 - $85

Bus to Zagreb, fly, bus  •  8 h 50 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 Herceg Novi

$94 - $351

Bus to Split, fly, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Trogir
  2. Fly from Split (SPU) to Dubrovnik (DBV) SPU - DBV
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi

$76 - $213

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The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Montenegro is to bus which costs 140 kn - 180 kn and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Montenegro is to drive which costs 350 kn - 550 kn and takes 5 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Montenegro. However, there are services departing from Zadar and arriving at Podgorica via Dubrovnik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Montenegro is 356 km. The road distance is 465.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Montenegro without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 10 min and costs 260 kn - 390 kn.

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It takes approximately 12 h 10 min to get from Zadar to Montenegro, including transfers.

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Zadar to Montenegro bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, depart from Zadar station.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Dubrovnik Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Zadar to Montenegro bus services, operated by Bozur, arrive at Podgorica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zadar to Montenegro is 465 km. It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to drive from Zadar to Montenegro.

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  • Distance: 222.4 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 10 min

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Montenegro?

You can take a bus from Zadar to Podgorica via Dubrovnik in around 12 h 10 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik via Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Trade Air
Website
trade-air.com
Flights from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Bus operators
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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 Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
bozur.net
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Split Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
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
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
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Omiš
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.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
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 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
$8 - $12
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.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
Bus from Tivat to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Trans-Jug
Phone
+381 11 8728111
Email
office@trans-jug.com
Website
trans-jug.com
Bus and ferry from Herceg Novi to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
trans-jug.com
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trans-jug.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Omiš to Tivat
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Gardasevic
Website
gardasevic.org
Bus from Tivat to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
gardasevic.org
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Tivat to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
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
$22 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
brioni.hr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Zadar, aut.kolodvor to Trogir, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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