Montenegro to Croatia Train

There is no direct train from Montenegro to Croatia since there is no direct railway connection between these two countries. The railway route from Montenegro connects Croatia via Serbia. Therefore, travelling from Montenegro to Croatia could make sense only if visiting cities in the north such as Zagreb. Still, the travelling time would be up to 20 hours. 

If you would like to visit cities in southern Croatia such as Split or Dubrovnik, the train is definitely not the convenient option. While there is a theoretical connection between Podgorica and Split via Belgrade and Zagreb, there is no further train connection to Dubrovnik. 

The most popular travelling routes from Montenegro to Croatia are those connecting bigger Montenegrin cities such as Kotor, Podgorica and Tivat to Dubrovnik. The distance between the cities is up to 3 hours by car. As there is no train connection between the cities, check out the alternative options below.

Kotor – Dubrovnik 

As there is no train, buses from Kotor to Dubrovnik depart up to 4 times per day. Tickets start from €15 and the journey takes between 2 to 3 hours, depending on the departure.  

Podgorica – Dubrovnik

Getting from Podgorica to Dubrovnik by bus is the most convenient option since there are no trains operating this route. There is a daily bus departure with tickets starting from €29. The overall journey takes up to 5 hours.

Tivat – Dubrovnik

Since there are no trains, taking a bus from Tivat to Dubrovnik is a fast and affordable option of travelling this route. There are up to 3 daily departures with tickets starting from €15. The journey time can vary depending on the departure, up to 2.5 hours.