There are 5 ways to get from Greece to Albania 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.

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Fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Tirana (TIA) ATH - TIA

$73 - $253

Cheapest option

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Tiranë

$47

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Lianokladi Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Tirana

$73 - $86

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus from Trikala to Tirana

$93 - $118

Drive  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Tirana 486.5 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greece to Albania is to bus which costs 40€ and takes 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Greece to Albania is to fly which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Tiranë. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

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The distance between Greece and Albania is 280 km. The road distance is 778.4 km.

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The best way to get from Greece to Albania without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h 34 min and costs 60€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Greece to Albania, including transfers.

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Greece to Albania bus services, operated by Albtrans sh.p.k, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Greece to Albania is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs 60€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ and takes 13 h.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Tirana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Greece to Albania bus services, operated by Albtrans sh.p.k, arrive at Tiranë station.

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Map of how to get from Greece to Albania.
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  • Distance: 174.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Greece and Albania?

Aegean Airlines flies from Athens to Tirana once daily. Alternatively, Albtrans sh.p.k operates a bus from Athens to Tirana 3 times a day. Tickets cost $47 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Lianokladi
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$13 - $17
First Class
$15 - $21
Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Trikala to Tirana
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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