Tivat Airport is situated close to popular towns in Montenegro. For example, the distance from Tivat town is 4 km, from Kotor less than 10 km and from Budva approximately 20 km. As there is no public bus or airport shuttle, you’ll have to choose between some of the options mentioned below.
Transfers: the easiest way to reach the centre of Tivat from the airport or the other way around is to prebook a private transfer. Private transfers are also available to any other destination in the vicinity. If you have booked a transfer, a driver will be waiting for you at the arrivals terminal; here you can book your private transfer.
Rent a car: it is possible to rent a car at Tivat Airport but is recommended to do it in advance, from home. You can check the vehicles, the rental prices and book your vehicle on this link – here.
Taxi: there is a taxi stand in front of the airport building; it is recommended to arrange the price with the driver before the ride.
Frequently asked questions on transport from/to Tivat Airport
Q: When coming from Budva or Kotor by bus, can I get off by the airport?
A: None of the buses travelling from Budva or Kotor have a scheduled stop by the airport but as they pass by on the main road, you might be able to convince the driver.
Q: What is the easiest way to travel from Tivat airport to Kotor and Budva?
A: The easiest way is to pre-book a transfer from the airport to your destination town; a driver will then pick you up at the airport. The company providing the transfer will monitor whether your plane is delayed or not, so you do not have to worry about this, the driver will be there when you arrive.
A second option is a bit more complicated when travelling with luggage; you have to walk or take a taxi to Tivat bus station and there take a bus to Kotor, Budva and other cities in Montenegro.
Q: How to get from Tivat to Dubrovnik?
A: If you decide to land at Tivat airport instead on Dubrovnik airport you can pre – book a transfer or go to Tivat bus station and take a bus to Dubrovnik.
Q: What is the official currency in Montenegro?
A: Despite the fact that Montenegro is not a member of the EU, the official currency is Euro. Other currencies like the US dollar or pound can be exchanged at post offices, in banks or exchange offices.