There are 7 ways to get from Athens to Durrës by plane, bus, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Tirana  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Tirana (TIA) ATH - TIA

$75 - $255

Cheapest option

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Durrës

$47

5 alternative options

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ioannina (IOA) ATH - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Durrës

Fly to Podgorica, drive, train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Podgorica (TGD) ATH - TGD
  2. Drive from Podgorica to Shkodër
  3. Take the train from Shkodër to Durrës

$139 - $423

Train, bus  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Λειανοκλάδι
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Kakavia
  3. Take the bus from Kakavia to Durrës

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  16 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus from Trikala to Durrës

$93 - $118

Drive  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Durrës 433.1 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Durrës is to bus which costs 40€ and takes 12 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Durrës is to fly which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Athens and Durrës is 522 km. The road distance is 693 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Athens to Durrës, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Durrës. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Durrës, Albania?

Aegean Airlines flies from Athens to Durrës once daily. Alternatively, Albtrans sh.p.k operates a bus from Athens to Durrës 3 times a day. Tickets cost $47 and the journey takes 12 h 21 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Athens to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Train operators
Albanian Railways
Website
hsh.com.al
Train from Shkodër to Durrës
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hsh.com.al
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Λειανοκλάδι
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$12 - $17
First Class
$15 - $21
Bus operators
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Ioannina to Durrës
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Durrës
Ave. Duration
12 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Bus from Kakavia to Durrës
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Kakavia
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33 - $37
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Trikala to Durrës
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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