Podgorica Airport is situated 11 km southwest from Podgorica. The airport is called Golubovci, after a small town of Golubovci which is located in the vicinity of the airport. Podgorica Airport serves international flights by which it is connected with major European cities; there are no domestic flights because the other Montenegrin airport, Tivat, is only 80 km away.
How to get from Podgorica Airport to Podgorica
There is unfrotunately no organized transport from the airport; no shuttle bus and no public transport. Therefore, the only possible way to get to Podgorica town is by taxi or private transfer service. If you decide to take a taxi you will find them parked in front of the airport building. Also, it is recommended to arrange the price with the driver before the ride. The easiest way might be a transfer that you booked prior to your arrival to Podgorica Airport. The advantages are the following:
⇒ Door to door service (no long walks with heavy suitcase)
⇒ Cheaper than taxi
⇒ No waiting at the airport, the driver is there when you arrive, even if your plane is delayed.
⇒ Vehicles available for larger groups as well (you always travel together)
It takes approximately 15 minutes to reach the centre of Podgorica if the traffic conditions are regular.
How to reach other towns in Montenegro from Podgorica Airport
In order to reach other Montenegrin towns, it is possible to use bus, taxi or private transfer services. If you want to use the bus, you will have to reach the main bus station in Podgorica where you will take a bus to your final destination. As already mentioned, the bus station can be reached only by taxi or private transfer since there are no local buses from the airport. On the other hand, if you are headed towards a destination which has no bus connections, you will have to reach it by using either taxi or private transfer services. In this case, a private transfer booked in advance is recommendable since it is usually cheaper than taxi and there will be a driver waiting for you at the airport. What are the most visited towns/places in Montenegro from Podgorica Airport can be checked on the right side of the page.
How to reach cities outside Montenegro from Podgorica Airport
For those who want to go to cities like Dubrovnik, Skopje, Sarajevo and towns in Serbia, it is possible to use bus services from the main bus station in Podgorica which from Podgorica Airport can be reached by taxi or private transfer. Another option is to use taxi or private transfer services all the way from the airport to your final destination; this option is better since it is not that time consuming, it is faster and provides much more comfort. Places which are most popular from Podgorica Airport are listed on the right.
Reaching Montenegrin ports and national parks from Podgorica Airport
Since the ports and national parks in Montenegro are hardly reachable by bus or not reachable at all, the best option in this case is to prebook a private transfer. The list of popular ports and national parks in Montenegro is available on the right side of the page.