Cetinje is situated in the South-east Europe at 42o 23' 27'' of northern geographic latitude and 18o 55' 45'' of east geographic length. It is situated in the karst field (Cetinje field), of about 7 km2, with average height above sea level of 671 m.


It is 12 km of airline far from Adriatic Sea and 15 km far from Skadar Lake. Now, it is on the main road Podgorica-Cetinje-Budva, which makes it open to the inside of Montenegro and Montenegrin coast.

Cetinje is 29 km far from the airport in Podgorica, 49 km far from the airport in Tivat and 67 km far from the port in Bar.