There are 12 ways to get from France to Shkodër by plane, bus, train, night train 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.

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Fly Paris CDG to Podgorica, bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Podgorica (TGD) CDG - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Shkodër

$121 - $404

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Fly Nice to Tirana, Mini Bus  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Tirana (TIA) NCE - TIA
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Tirana to Shkodër

$113 - $483

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Fly Nice to Podgorica, bus  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Podgorica (TGD) NCE - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Shkodër

$116 - $489

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Podgorica, bus  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Podgorica (TGD) ZRH - TGD
  4. Take the bus from Podgorica to Shkodër

$180 - $487

Fly Paris CDG to Dubrovnik, bus  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) CDG - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Shkodër

$137 - $446

Fly Paris Orly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ORY - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Shkodër

$118 - $628

Train, bus  •  28 h 22 min

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

$222 - $328

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  35 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Freiburg N99
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg Main Station to Struga
  3. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana
  4. Take the bus from Tirana to Shkodër

$157 - $233

Thello, train, bus  •  40 h 26 min

  1. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Mestre 221
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Trieste Zob to Shkodra Busstation

$218 - $326

Train  •  41 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Beograd En
  3. Take the train from Beograd to Zeljeznicka Stanica Bar 431 / ...

$253 - $391

Bus Eurolines FR  •  42 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Makarska
  2. Take the bus from Makarska to Kotor
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Shkodër

$174 - $350

Drive  •  21 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Shkodër 1307.7 miles

$280 - $410

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from France to Shkodër. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Shkodër via Paris, Paris, Freiburg Main Station, Struga and Tirana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h.

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The distance between France and Shkodër is 1486 km. The road distance is 2092.4 km.

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The best way to get from France to Shkodër without a car is to train and bus which takes 28 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 22 min to get from France to Shkodër, including transfers.

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France to Shkodër bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to Shkodër is to bus which takes 35 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 41 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Podgorica Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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France to Shkodër bus services, operated by Old Town Travel, arrive at Shkodër station.

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Shkodër is 2092 km. It takes approximately 21 h 47 min to drive from France to Shkodër.

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Austrian Airlines, Air Serbia, LOT and three other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Podgorica Airport.

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  • Distance: 928.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 22 min

What companies run services between France and Shkodër, Albania?

You can take a bus from Paris to Shkodër via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris, Paris, Freiburg, Freiburg Main Station, Struga, Struga, and Tirana in around 35 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Shkodër via Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Zürich HB, Beograd, and Zeljeznicka Stanica Bar in around 41 h 10 min.

Airlines
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Nice to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Nice to Podgorica via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Nice to Podgorica via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Nice to Podgorica via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Nice to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Nice to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Nice to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Nice to Podgorica via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Nice to Tirana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nice to Podgorica via Munich, Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $6,500
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Podgorica via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Nice to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Nice to Tirana via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nice to Podgorica via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubrovnik via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Dubrovnik via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Train operators
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
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Beograd
Ave. Duration
20 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$160 - $230
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
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
14 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia

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 Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Beograd to Zeljeznicka Stanica Bar
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Bus operators
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Mini Bus
Bus from Tirana to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Makarska to Kotor
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
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
Bus from Trieste Zob to Shkodra Busstation
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
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
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
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Freiburg Main Station to Struga
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
ms.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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Makarska
Ave. Duration
29 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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