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Duration 7h 50m
Distance 207.9 km
Average price $15
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Tirana and Gjakovë takes 7h 50m and the fastest bus takes 4h 15m. The bus service runs several times per day from Tirana to Gjakovë. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Tirana
  2. Prizren
  3. Gjakovë
4h 55m

Tirana to Gjakovë bus times

Buses run twice daily between Tirana and Gjakovë. The service departs Tirana at 20:00 in the evening, which arrives into Gjakovë at 07:25. All services require a transfer at Prizren and take an average of 7h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirana to Gjakovë. However, there are services departing from Tirana and arriving at Gjakovë via Prizren. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 55m.

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The distance between Tirana and Gjakovë is 128 km. The road distance is 207.9 km.

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Tirana to Gjakovë bus services, operated by Arditi Tours, depart from Tirana station.

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Tirana to Gjakovë bus services, operated by Atmaxha, arrive at Gjakovë station.

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