There are 6 ways to get from Zadar to Podgorica by bus, 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 - $60

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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

$37 - $48

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Bus Samoborček  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Benkovac to Dubrovnik 920
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Podgorica

$45 - $69

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Podgorica 290.7 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Zadar, bus  •  12 h 54 min

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

$105 - $238

Bus to Zagreb, fly, bus  •  13 h 7 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 Podgorica

$107 - $369

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Podgorica. 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 Podgorica is 375 km. The road distance is 465.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Podgorica without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 10 min and costs .

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

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

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There is no direct flight from Zadar Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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

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

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Austrian Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Germania Flug AG and three other airlines offer flights from Zadar Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 313+ hotels available in Podgorica. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zadar to Podgorica.
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  • Distance: 234.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 10 min

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Podgorica, 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 Zadar to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
57 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 and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zadar to Dubrovnik via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
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
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 Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
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 Zadar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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
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 - $27
Schedules at
bozur.net
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
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 Benkovac to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
$16 - $19
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Blue Line
Website
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
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
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 - $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
$21 - $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

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