Tivat Airport is the larger of the two international airports in Montenegro, located south of the town of Tivat and Porto Montenegro. The airport is mainly used during the summer, as point of arrival for the tourist destinations Tivat, Kotor, Perast and Budva. Tivat Airport is known among pilots for its challenging approach and landing procedures. It is not possible to travel by public transport to and from Tivat Airport, you can rent a car or take a taxi.
Tivat Airport is, like Podgorica Airport near the capital, owned by Airports of Montenegro (Aerodromi Crne Gore).
Where is Tivat Airport situated?
The airport is situated in southwestern Montenegro, northwest of the popular seaside resort of Budva. The E65/E80 motorway is located near the airport, via the street ‘Jadranska magistrala’ you will get to Tivat Airport by car.
How many terminals does Tivat Airport have?
The airport has two terminals since December 2018, when Terminal 2 was officially opened. The new terminal has six check-in desks (21 to 26) and is intended for departing passengers only. Terminal 1 is larger and consists of a Departures hall and Arrivals hall.
Terminal 1 includes twelve check-in desks, an information desk, car rental companies and desks of Montenegro Airlines and Air Serbia. You pay € 3.50 for a cappuccino in the cafe, much more than elsewhere in Montenegro. You can withdraw money at the CKB ATM outside the Arrivals hall.
A good alternative for flying to or from Tivat Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Montenegro.
|Dubrovnik Airport (Croatia)||41km|
|Tirana Airport (Albania)||137km|
|Sarajevo Airport (Bosnia and Herzegovina)||161km|
|Pristina Airport (Kosovo)||190km|
The distance from Tivat Airport to the centre of Budva is 21 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Budva.
From TIV Airport to Budva City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Tivat Airport by public transport. Visit the Tivat Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Tivat Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Budva is about € 30.-. Book your taxi at Tivat Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From TIV Airport to Budva City centre by Taxi
At Tivat Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Europcar, Avis and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Tivat Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Tivat Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Montenegro Airlines
- S7 Airlines
- Air Serbia
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Tivat
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Things to do
It is possible to book tours in the city and near Tivat Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Montenegro: Durmitor, Tara & Ostrog Monastery Day Trip
Meet the beautiful coastline of Kotor Bay, before ascending to the high elevations of Durmitor Mountain. Admire the deepest canyon in Europe, the Tara River, and hike around Black Lake before visiting the greatest pilgrimage place in the Balkans.
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