Budva travel guide

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You're Going to Love Budva

With a population of 18.000, Budva is the largest city in Budva, Montenegro by the number of inhabitants. It is the most popular tourist destination in the country. Budva deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

Where to Eat in Budva

If you’re looking for affordable options, Dukley Seafront (31 Jadranski put) and Escape Beach & Restaurant By Nikki Beach (7 Jadranski put) are great picks.

When to visit Budva

Budva in November
Estimated hotel price
$131
1 night at 3-star hotel
Budva in November
Estimated hotel price
$131
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Budva

Plane

When flying to Budva, you’ll arrive at Tivat (TIV), which is located 16 km from the city centre.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Budva, including Bus, Globtour and Blue Line. From Dubrovnik, the bus ride to Budva takes 241 km and will cost you around $44. From Belgrade, the ticket costs about $125 for a journey of 1062 km. The most popular bus station is Budva Zavala, located 1.6 km from the city centre of Budva. Budva Central Bus Station is also a commonly used station, and is 0.4 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Budva, you’ll arrive at Tivat (TIV), which is located 16 km from the city centre.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Budva, including Bus, Globtour and Blue Line. From Dubrovnik, the bus ride to Budva takes 241 km and will cost you around $44. From Belgrade, the ticket costs about $125 for a journey of 1062 km. The most popular bus station is Budva Zavala, located 1.6 km from the city centre of Budva. Budva Central Bus Station is also a commonly used station, and is 0.4 km from the city centre.

Airports near Budva

Airlines serving Budva

Lufthansa
Good (4,575 reviews)
SWISS
Good (920 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,277 reviews)
Air France
Good (970 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,119 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,481 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (833 reviews)
LOT
Good (681 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,152 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (830 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (703 reviews)
easyJet
Good (1,438 reviews)
Eurowings
Good (198 reviews)
Norwegian
Good (147 reviews)
Pegasus Airlines
Good (398 reviews)
Air Serbia
Good (135 reviews)
airBaltic
Good (125 reviews)
Ryanair
Good (3,447 reviews)
Transavia France
Good (237 reviews)
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Where to stay in Budva

Average rates range from around $92 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $331 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Budva

Most booked hotels in Budva

Splendid Conference & Spa Resort
5 stars
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
$219+
Hotel Monte Cristo
4 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
$264+
Avala Resort & Villas
4 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
$211+
Iberostar Bellevue
4 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
$230+
Hotel Splendido
3 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
$98+

Hiring a car in Budva

Expect to pay $2.98 per litre in Budva (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $35.75 and $47.66.

Expect to pay $2.98 per litre in Budva (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $35.75 and $47.66.