There are 9 ways to get from Croatia to Tirana by bus, train, car or plane

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

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Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Struga
  3. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$198 - $261

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Train, bus  •  23 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Stara Pazova En
  2. Take the train from Stara Pazova to Podgorica
  3. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana

$54 - $104

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Bus Hafet Tours  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Gostivar
  2. Take the bus from Gostivar to Tirana

$83 - $102

Bus Bocac Tours  •  22 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
  2. Take the bus from Prijedor to Budva
  3. Take the bus from Budva to Tirana

$73 - $106

Train, bus Globtour  •  27 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Slavonski Brod En / ...
  2. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod Bahnhof to Kotor Zob
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana

$87 - $124

Drive  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Tirana 622.3 miles

$120 - $180

Fly from Zagreb  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Tirana (TIA) ZAG - TIA

$123 - $405

Train to Ljubljana, fly  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Tirana (TIA) LJU - TIA

$98 - $612

Train to Belgrade, fly  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Vinkovci to Belgrade
  2. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Tirana (TIA) BEG - TIA

$100 - $240

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Croatia to Tirana. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Tirana via Gostivar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 43 min.

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The distance between Croatia and Tirana is 523 km. The road distance is 995.7 km.

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The best way to get from Croatia to Tirana without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 18 h 15 min to get from Croatia to Tirana, including transfers.

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Croatia to Tirana bus services, operated by Hafet Tours, depart from Zagreb station.

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The best way to get from Croatia to Tirana is to bus which takes 18 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 8 h 27 min.

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There is no direct flight from Zagreb Airport to Tirana Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Croatia to Tirana is 996 km. It takes approximately 10 h 39 min to drive from Croatia to Tirana.

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Croatia Airlines, Lufthansa, Adria Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Tirana Airport.

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Map of how to get from Croatia to Tirana.
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  • Distance: 326.7 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 15 min

What companies run services between Croatia and Tirana, Albania?

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Tirana via Autobusni kolodvor, Zagreb, Skopje, and Struga in around 18 h 15 min. Alternatively, Air Serbia, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Velika Gorica to Tirana every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Tirana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Belgrade to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zagreb to Tirana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Ljubljana to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Stara Pazova
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Zagreb to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$21 - $29
Train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $21
Train from Vinkovci to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $19
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Stara Pazova to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
11 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $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 Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Gostivar
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Skopje to Struga
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $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
Bus from Gostivar to Tirana
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Prijedor to Budva
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
bocactours.com
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Budva to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $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
Bus from Kotor to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Slavonski Brod Bahnhof to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
globtour.com

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