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There are 6 ways to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA) by plane, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, train, ferry 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  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Tirana (TIA) HER - TIA

$111 - $191

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  33h 34m

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Tiranë

$101 - $247

4 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  20h 29m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Tirana

$114 - $130

Car ferry, train, bus  •  23h 45m

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
  2. Take the train from Athens to Lianokladi
  3. Take the bus from Lamia to Tirana

$118 - $242

Ferry, bus  •  27h 49m

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  3. Take the bus from Trikala to Tirana

$129 - $358

Ferry, Catamaran, drive  •  16h 56m

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  3. Drive from Piraeus to Tirana Airport (TIA)

$236 - $345

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA) is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 95€ - 120€ and takes 20h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA) is to fly which costs 95€ - 170€ and takes 5h 32m.

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The distance between Heraklion and Tirana Airport (TIA) is 826 km.

The best way to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA) without a car is to car ferry and train and bus which takes 23h 45m and costs 100€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 5h 32m to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Heraklion Airport to Tirana Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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Tirana Airport (TIA) is 1h behind Heraklion. It is currently 1:21 PM in Heraklion and 12:21 PM in Tirana Airport (TIA).

Ellinair, Volotea, Olympic Air and three other airlines offer flights from Heraklion Airport to Tirana Airport.

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There are 833+ hotels available in Tirana Airport (TIA). Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Heraklion to Heraklion Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 7m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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Map of how to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA).
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  • Distance: 516.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 32m

What companies run services between Heraklion, Greece and Tirana Airport (TIA), Albania?

Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA) 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Heraklion to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Lianokladi
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$11 - $15
1st Class Ticket
$16 - $20
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$23 - $27
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$28 - $32
Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Trikala to Tirana
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $80
Economy
$40 - $50
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$52 - $53
Airplane economy seats
$65 - $66
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $100
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$92
Aircraft-type seats
$100
2 bed inside cabin
$243
3 bed outside cabin
$190 - $230
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$50 - $85
Airplane-type seats
$50 - $90
2 beds - outside cabin
$120 - $200
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100

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