There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Albania by plane, train, car or bus

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 Budapest to Tirana  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Tirana (TIA) BUD - TIA

$79 - $484

Cheapest option

Fly Budapest to Podgorica, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Podgorica (TGD) BUD - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Shkodër

$60 - $453

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Train to Vienna, fly to Tirana  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Tirana (TIA) VIE - TIA

$158 - $344

Fly Budapest to Pristina, drive, bus  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Pristina (PRN) BUD - PRN
  2. Drive from Pristina to Prizren
  3. Take the bus from Prizren to Shkodër

Train, bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  19 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wien to Struga
  3. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$159 - $220

Bus  •  25 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Kotor 680
  2. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana

$73 - $136

Train Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG), bus  •  25 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Subotica D
  2. Take the train from Subotica to Podgorica
  3. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana

$76 - $129

Train Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG), bus #2  •  28 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Vrbas D
  2. Take the train from Vrbas to Podgorica
  3. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana

$82 - $146

Drive  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Tirana 612.3 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Albania is to bus which costs 20 000 Ft - 39 000 Ft and takes 25 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Albania is to fly which costs 22 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Albania is 727 km. The road distance is 979.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Budapest to Albania, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Albania. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Tirana via Budapest Népliget and Kotor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Albania.
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  • Distance: 454.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Albania?

Wizz Air flies from Budapest to Tirana 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Tirana via Népliget M, Budapest Népliget, and Kotor in around 25 h 3 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Pristina via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $160
Flights from Budapest to Pristina
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $160
Flights from Budapest to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Subotica
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Vrbas
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Subotica to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
16 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Vrbas to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
14 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Bus operators
Vector
Website
vectortours.de
Bus from Prizren to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
vectortours.de
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Wien to Struga
Ave. Duration
12 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Struga to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Kotor
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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