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There are 9 ways to get from Calais to Tirana by train, plane, bus, car ferry, night train, bus and ferry or car

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Tirana (TIA) BRU - TIA

$155 - $417

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Bus  •  34h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Brussels, Brussels-North station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Karlsruhe 299
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Struga
  4. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$150 - $231

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Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  9h 42m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Tirana (TIA) LGW - TIA

$195 - $876

Train, bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  27h 22m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Struga
  4. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$276 - $385

Train, car ferry  •  29h 25m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv
  3. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Brindisi Fr
  4. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Durrës

Train, night train, bus and ferry  •  37h

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale En
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi Fb
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$321 - $468

Train, bus Nasir Tours  •  44h 56m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Calais Ville to Gare de Lille Flandres
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Köln
  3. Take the bus from Cologne to Gostivar
  4. Take the bus from Gostivar to Tirana

Train, drive  •  25h 44m

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  5. Drive from Kufstein to Tirana

$415 - $594

Drive  •  24h 13m

  1. Drive from Calais to Tirana 1550.2 miles

$330 - $480

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The cheapest way to get from Calais to Tirana is to bus which costs 130€ - 210€ and takes 34h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Tirana is to train and fly which costs 130€ - 370€ and takes 8h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Tirana. However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Tirana via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof and Struga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 22m.

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The distance between Calais and Tirana is 1742 km. The road distance is 2480.3 km.

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The best way to get from Calais to Tirana without a car is to train and bus which takes 27h 22m and costs 240€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 8h 35m to get from Calais to Tirana, including transfers.

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Calais to Tirana bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Calais station.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Tirana Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Calais to Tirana bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, arrive at Tirana station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calais to Tirana is 2480 km. It takes approximately 24h 13m to drive from Calais to Tirana.

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  • Distance: 1088.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h 35m

What companies run services between Calais, France and Tirana, Albania?

You can take a bus from Calais to Tirana via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof, Struga, and Struga in around 34h 22m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Brussels to Tirana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Brussels to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Tirana via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $90
Premier
$85 - $110
Thameslink
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
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 Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Gare de Calais Ville to Gare de Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Struga
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
ms.mk
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Struga to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Calais to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Lille to Köln
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Nasir Tours
Phone
+389 (0) 42 218 007
Website
nasirtours.de
Bus from Cologne to Gostivar
Ave. Duration
29h 9m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nasirtours.de
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Gostivar to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Durrës
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it

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