Where is Kosovo? The Republic of Kosovo lies in the South East of Europe, in the heart of the so-called Balkans. On this page you will find out where Kosovo is situated within Europe and within the Balkans.
Where is Kosovo on the map of Europe? A blue circle is drawn around the country, just below the yellow colored country Serbia, and above red colored Greece.
Neighboring countries of Kosovo are Macedonia, Albania, Serbia and Montenegro. Kosovo is a part of the Western Balkans, a region that also includes Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia, Serbia and Albania. This region is also known as the former Yugoslavia, although that was with Slovenia and without Albania.
Where is Kosovo on the map of the Balkans?
The distance between Kosovo and Western Europe is short. A drive between Kosovo and France is 1800 kilometers, and a ride between Germany and the small Balkan state is 750 kilometers. You can fly within 2,5 hours between Europe’s capital Brussels and Kosovo’s capital Pristina. Istanbul (Turkey) is just 1 hour and 15 minutes away from Pristina by plane.
Where is Kosovo in the Balkans? As you can see on this map below, Kosovo is the blue colored country. It is situated in the middle and surrounded by other countries. It is just a couple of hours drive to the beaches of Albania and Montenegro. Even a ride to Greece is possible within around four hours.
If you are interested in the map of Kosovo, then you can take a look at the special page Kosovo map. This page of Kosovo Info shows the major cities of the Republic of Kosovo and further information.