There are 11 ways to get from Croatia to Tirana by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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

Bus, train  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Kichevo
  3. Take the bus from Kičevo to Tirana

$107 - $162

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Stara Pazova  •  23 h 12 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

$56 - $105

9 alternative options

Bus Hafet Tours  •  20 h 30 min

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

$119 - $140

Train, bus  •  21 h 50 min

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

$74 - $109

Bus Bocac Tours  •  22 h 51 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

$75 - $107

Drive  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Tirana 622.3 miles

$120 - $180

Fly Venice to Tirana  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Tirana (TIA) VCE - TIA

$106 - $633

Bus to Ljubljana, fly to Tirana  •  7 h 48 min

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

$123 - $777

Fly Zagreb to Dubrovnik, bus  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAG - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana

$91 - $237

Train to Belgrade, fly to Tirana  •  9 h 51 min

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

$102 - $240

Fly Zagreb to Skopje, shuttle  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Skopje (SKP) ZAG - SKP
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Skopje to Struga
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Struga to Tiranë

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croatia to Tirana is to train and bus which costs 350 kn - 700 kn and takes 23 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croatia to Tirana is to bus and fly which costs 750 kn - 4.900 kn and takes 7 h 48 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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It takes approximately 19 h 8 min to get from Croatia to Tirana, including transfers.

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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 20 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Croatia and Tirana, Albania?

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Tirana via Gostivar in around 20 h 30 min. Alternatively, Ernest, Albawings and Alitalia fly from Pula to Tirana twice daily.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik via Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Skopje via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Belgrade to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Belgrade to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Albawings
Website
albawings.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Kichevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $27
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Stara Pazova
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Vinkovci to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $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
$16 - $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 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
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 Kičevo to Tirana
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $65
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
Bus from Gostivar to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
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
$26 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $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
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
3 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
Once 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 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
bocactours.com
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bozur
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Euro Linia
Phone
+389 46 787 467
Email
eurolinia6@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Shuttle from Skopje to Struga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
Shuttle from Struga to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com

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