Traveling by train in Montenegro

Map Montenegro with capital city Podgorica

Montenegro is worth a visit because of its architectural and cultural heritage, diversity of landscapes and climates and unspoiled nature. Along the Adriatic coast, you’ll find sandy beaches and vibrant nightlife.

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Kotor Bay

Kotor Bay

Sveti Stefan Island

Sveti Stefan Island

Tara river in Montenegro mountains

Tara river in Montenegro mountains

Hristovog Vaskrsenja, Podgorica

Hristovog Vaskrsenja, Podgorica

Old town Perast

Old town Perast

Montenegro quick facts

 
  • Capital: Podgorica

  • Population: 625,000

  • Language: Montenegrin

  • Currency: Euro (EUR)

  • Dialing code: +382

Trains in Montenegro

 
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There are several local and regular train services in Montenegro. The overnight trains with sleeping cars are comfortable but also popular so make sure you book in advance.

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Places to visit

 
Kotor Bay
Kotor Bay

A day trip to the dark water

It’s worth the trip to spend some time in Herceg Novi, a coastal town with plenty of gardens and parks. After that you can head off to the spectacular peninsulas of Boka Kotorska (Bay of Kotor), perhaps one of the most picturesque bays anywhere. With its jetting cliffs and dark blue water, you can discover more than half a dozen islands that make up this popular bay.

Buses leave from all major towns and arrive in the center of Heceg Novi. You can also use the bus service to Kotor to get to the bay.

Bar coastline
Bar coastline

Crystal coastlines in Bar

The sparkling Mediterranean harbor awaits you in the quaint town of Bar. Although there may not be enough to sustain you for an entire day in this little coastal town, it’s certainly a great place for a stroll. Not far from the town center is Skadarsko Jezero National Park, and the enormous Lake Scutari in the center.

Travel from train station Željeznička stanica in Bar, to Virpazar train station on the edge of the National Park.

Biogradsko Lake
Biogradsko Lake

Natural wonders in Kolašin

Stop in the fortress town of Kolašin, at the foot of the Bjelasica and Sinjajevina mountains, and take in some fantastic skiing in wintertime. The Biogradska Gora National Park is in the middle of Bjelasica Mountain, between Tara and Lim rivers is amazing. It's one of only three primeval forests in all of Europe. This lush area also includes tranquil lakes, including Biogradsko Lake, the largest glacier lake in the park. These are a nature-lover’s dream.

From the station in Kolašin, buses will carry you to the National Park.

Millennium Bridge, Podgorica
Millennium Bridge, Podgorica

The new face of Podgorica

Montenegro’s capital of Podgorica is the country’s commercial and cultural hub. Almost completely destroyed during World War II, the city has a modern feel and a fresh look. Lovely parks, theaters, and cultural buildings fill this bustling metropolis. You can see it all with your Montenegro rail pass.

Podgorica train station is directly across the street from the Mall of Montenegro, a huge shopping and entertainment complex.

Eurail passes for Montenegro

 

Most popular passes with Montenegro

Eurail Select Pass 4 countries from USD$269

Discover 4 bordering countries with the Eurail Select Pass – 4 countries. Plan the route of your choice between and within each country, and spend as much time as you like at each stop.

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All Eurail passes with Montenegro

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