An international airport that is located in the Montenegrin coastal and Tivat town is known as Tivat Airport. The airport was opened in the month of May 1957. Initially, there was a single grass runway with the small area of airport. The airport underwent modernization and expansion from the year 1968 to 1971.
After the year 1971, it was a well-developed and modern airport. The centre of Tivat city is 3 kilometers away from the airport. Montenegro has two international airports including Podgorica and Tivat Airport. A large number of passengers and tourists come from June to August. It is actually a peak season for welcoming a large number of tourists. The passenger traffic was 19. 7% in 2013 which made it one of the fastest growing airports in the world. It is situated 19 km away from the north-west of Budva and 7 km away from the centre of Kotor. If you want to go any of two cities then to get a car on rent would be suitable for you. It is open for the public without any restrictions. The charter and seasonal flights increases in the period of summer with more than 80% traffic. Tivat Airport caters to business jets with the opening of high end tourist services and Porto Montenegro. The northern part of Montenegrin coast is easily accessible from the airport due to the development of Adriatic Highway (E65/E80).
Due to the large number of passengers, there are plenty of car rental companies outside the territory of Tivat Airport. It is convenient for every passenger to hire a car outside the airport to reach the destination on time. Most of the passengers who need to travel more to go in neighboring cities would definitely need to have a car. Any taxi or cab would not go outside the city.
A large number of bags and luggage also insist you to hire a car. A taxi driver always charge according to the weight of the luggage. You can also enjoy the view and beautiful scenes of Tivat from the window of your car. You have a choice to stop the car anywhere to relax for some time. It would be good for you to make a mindset for hiring a car before exiting from Tivat Airport. Car rental services are most important especially for those who come to Montenegro with friends and family to visit the place.