There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Tirana by plane, train, bus 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

6 alternative options

Train to Vienna, fly  •  8 h

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

$159 - $345

Train, bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  18 h 51 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

$160 - $221

Bus  •  25 h 3 min

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

$79 - $136

Train, bus via Beograd  •  25 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd D / ...
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Podgorica 431
  3. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana

$86 - $151

Train, bus via Beograd #2  •  27 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Beograd Ec
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Podgorica 431
  3. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana

$88 - $156

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 bus which costs 22 000 Ft - 39 000 Ft and takes 25 h 3 min.

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

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The distance between Budapest and Tirana is 689 km. The road distance is 980 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Tirana. 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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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Tirana, 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
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 Beograd
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Beograd
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Beograd to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Bus operators
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
2 h 17 min
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
$50 - $100
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $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

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