There are 6 ways to get from Zagreb to Budva by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus Samoborček  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik 920
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva

$34 - $80

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Budva

$47 - $67

Bus Bocac Tours  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
  2. Take the bus from Prijedor to Budva

$45 - $70

Drive  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Budva 442.8 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Tivat  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Tivat (TIV) ZAG - TIV

$126 - $367

Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  6 h 28 min

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

$78 - $313

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The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Budva is to bus which costs 220 kn - 550 kn and takes 12 h.

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The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Budva is to fly and bus which costs 500 kn - 2.100 kn and takes 6 h 28 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Budva is 454 km. The road distance is 708.5 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h to get from Zagreb to Budva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Budva. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Budva via Dubrovnik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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The nearest airport to Budva is Tivat (TIV) Airport which is 17.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Podgorica (TGD) (34.6 km), Dubrovnik (DBV) (56.3 km), Tirana (TIA) (120.6 km) and Brindisi (BDS) (196 km).

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Budva.
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  • Distance: 283.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h

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

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Budva via Dubrovnik in around 12 h. Alternatively, Air Serbia, Montenegro Airlines and two other airlines fly from Zagreb to Budva 3 times a day.

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
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Zagreb to Tivat via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Train operators
Bus operators
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bozur
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
globtour.com
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Prijedor to Budva
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
bocactours.com

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