Montenegro has two international airports, Tivat and Podgorica and three international ports Bar, Kotor and Zelenika.
Ćilipi airport (Dubrovnik – Croatia) is very close to Montenegro too.
National airline company Montenegro Airlines (www.montenegro-airlines.com) has direct flights to European cities: Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Ljubljana, London, Moscow, Paris, Roma, St. Petersburg, Vienna, and Zurich.
Air Serbia Airways (www.airserbia.com) has, as well, direct and connected flights to the most of European capitals.
Information about trains and timetables are available on: http://www.zcg-prevoz.me . The nearest train station is in Bar (25 km).
Podgorica airport is 65 km away from Budva.
Tivat airport is 22 km away from Budva.
Montenegro is 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Time.
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The monetary unit in Montenegro is EURO €.
Credit cards, Banks & Post offices, ATMs
International credit cards Visa, Master Card, Diners are accepted in most shops, airline companies, hotels and restaurants.
On weekdays Banks and Post offices are opened from 09:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m. On Saturdays they are opened from 09:00 a.m. to – 01:00 p.m.
There are numerous ATMs throughout Montenegro. There are plenty of cash points for Master or Visa cardholders.
Extension from Montenegro: dial 00 + country code + city code. Montenegro country code is 382. There are three cellular operators in Montenegro: Telenor GSM Info: 1188. T-Mobile GSM Info: 1500. M-Tel GSM Info: 1600. The roaming service is available in all significant countries all over the world. Tourists are recommended to use prepaid cards, which can be bought at the Post Offices, operator’s selling services and kiosks.
Grocery stores are open from 06.00 a.m. to 09.00 p.m. Monday to Saturday, and from 08.00 a.m. to 03.00 p.m on Sundays. Many stores are also open 24 hours a day. Kiosks are open from early in the morning until late at night. They sell everything from bus tickets to foreign newspapers and magazines.
There are organized duties in hospitals and clinics round the clock. Pharmacies are opened from 08.00 a.m. to 08.00 p.m. on working days and on Saturdays from 08.00 a.m. to 03.00 p.m.
Electricity & Power supply
Electricity is 220 V, 50 Hz. Plugs are the standard continental type with two round pins.
The weather in Montenegro in May is very pleasant, with an average daytime temperature of 22oC. Clothing suitable for Mediterranean season is recommended. Current weather situation in Montenegro and a 3 days weather forecast is available on the web site www.meteo.co.me.
ASTAKOS Travel & Events will have shuttle buses as well as individual transfers during the days of arrival and departure.
Please book online with your hotel or separate.
Note that airport transfers will serve only official hotels and that it will not be possible to buy transfer tickets at the airport.