There are 7 ways to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA) by plane, ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry, car 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 17 min

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

$111 - $191

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  33 h 34 min

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

$102 - $248

5 alternative options

Ferry, Catamaran, train, bus  •  21 h 27 min

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

$190 - $255

Bus and ferry, bus  •  21 h 35 min

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

$118 - $133

Carferry, train, bus  •  23 h 45 min

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

$120 - $219

Ferry, bus  •  27 h 54 min

  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 - $359

Ferry, Catamaran, drive  •  16 h 16 min

  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 - $341

Questions & Answers

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 bus and ferry and bus which takes 21 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Irakleion Airport to Tirana Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Tirana Airport (TIA) is 1 h behind Heraklion. It is currently 5:20 AM in Heraklion and 4:20 AM in Tirana Airport (TIA).

Sky Express , Adria Airways, Ryanair and four other airlines offer flights from Irakleion Airport to Tirana Airport.

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There are 847+ hotels available in Tirana Airport (TIA). Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Heraklion to Irakleion Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 7 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Heraklion to Tirana Airport (TIA).
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  • Distance: 516.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

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

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

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Irakleion to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Irakleion to Tirana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Irakleion to Tirana via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
$12 - $16
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$12 - $16
First Class
$15 - $20
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
Bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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
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 - $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
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice 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
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$53
Airplane economy seats
$65 - $66
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $110
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$92
Aircraft-type seats
$101
2 bed inside cabin
$244
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
17 h 5 min
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

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