Tivat Airport - car hire Montenegro
Explore the beautiful coast of Montenegro in a hire car from Tivat Airport.
Frequently, Toyota Yaris is one of the cheapest cars for hire in Tivat Airport - above the new facelifted Toyota Yaris 2015 with the famous Toyota X-look.
Serving one of the most popular tourist areas of the Adriatic, Tivat Airport (TIV) is the busiest airport of Montenegro.
Although a majority of all operations is limited only to the summer season, Tivat Airport handles considerably more passengers than the airport of Montenegro’s capital, Podgorica (with 868,000 to 680, 000 passengers per year, respectively).
Tivat on Montenegro Coast
Montenegro is considered one of the fastest growing leisure destinations in Europe and Tivat Airport is a major gateway to the most sought after Montenegrin seaside resorts.
The city of Tivat is located in the Bay of Kotor in the northern part of Montenegro coast - see map.
Tivat makes for a great base for visiting other Montenegro resorts. Apart from Kotor, located in a sheltered bay, only a 15 minutes drive away, a number of popular seaside towns along the Adriatic coast can be easily read by car from Tivat. Below are the approximate road distances:
- distance from Tivat to Budva: 23 km / 14 mi
- distance from Tivat to Bar: 60 km / 37 mi
- distance from Tivat to Kotor: 9 km / 5 mi
- distance from Tivat to Herceg Novi: 20 km / 12 mi
- distance from Tivat to Ulcinj: 86 km / 54 mi
Porto Montenegro, a luxury yacht marina is located on the outskirts of the city, only half a mile away from Tivat city centre.
Tivat Airport car rental – book with Cartrawler
It is fairly easy to rent a car in Tivat, Montenegro. Major car hire brands, such amongst them Hertz, Avis Rent A Car, Europcar and Sixt Car Rental provide services at Tivat Airport directly at the terminal or off-site, providing shuttle bus transportation to their rental station or on meet and greet basis. Delta Car, also present at Tivat Airport is a local, Montenegrin car rental company.
With the help of Cartrawler search engine, Montenegro / Tivat Airport car hire can be also made cheap, as Cartrawler allows to compare thoroughly rent-a-car offers from many suppliers and to choose the most advantageous deal well in advance, when the rates are the most competitive.
Montenegro car hire – prices
The smallest and the cheapest rental cars in Tivat Airport are usually priced from around £100 for a week. Book your Montenegro hire car in advance to benefit from the best rates; it is especially recommended when renting minibuses, as they may come in short supply. Prices of minibus rental from Tivat Airport usually often start from about £320 for a week, which is actually a very good deal on a vehicle with room for up to 8 or 9 people. The most popular models of minibuses to rent in Montenegro are Opel Vivaro and Renault Traffic.
Opel Vivaro minibus - cheap large hire car in Montenegro (Tivat and Podgorica Airports)
It is also possible to book a minivan (MPV) to rent at Tivat Airport. In this class, do pay attention whether you are booking a smaller 5+2 version or a full-size 7-seater. The latter offers space for 7 people as well as for their luggage, even with all the seven seats in use.
Flights from UK to Tivat
Direct flights from UK to Tivat in Montenegro are available in the summer season and operated by Montenegro Airlines, with departures from London-Gatwick.
Tivat Airport - location along the Adriatic Highway
The airport is situated approx. 2 miles south of Tivat city centre. See location map.
From Tivat Airport there is a direct access to the Adriatic Highway, a major motorway and part of the European Route E65 stretching along the Adriatic coast in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro.
The north end of the European Route E80 in Malmo in Sweden and the southern end, Chania in Greece.