There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Tirana by plane, train, bus, shuttle or car

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 from Budapest  •  5 h 23 min

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

$79 - $484

Cheapest option

Shuttle, bus  •  20 h 19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Novi Sad
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad Zob to Podgorica Zob
  3. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana

$72 - $102

4 alternative options

Train to Vienna, fly  •  7 h 57 min

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

$160 - $346

Train, bus Euro Bus MK  •  18 h 45 min

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

$145 - $263

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

$78 - $130

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 Tirana is to shuttle and bus which costs 19 000 Ft - 29 000 Ft and takes 20 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Tirana is to fly which costs 21 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Tirana is 689 km. The road distance is 979.6 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Tirana without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 45 min and costs 40 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft.

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

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Tirana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Tirana is 980 km. It takes approximately 10 h 34 min to drive from Budapest to Tirana.

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Wizz Air offers flights from Budapest Airport to Tirana Airport.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Tirana.
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  • Distance: 430.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Tirana, Albania?

Wizz Air flies from Budapest to Tirana 3 times a week.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
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
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
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
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Subotica
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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
Bus operators
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Vienna to Struga
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Struga to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Novi Sad Zob to Podgorica Zob
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Novi Sad to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36 - $40
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com

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