Travel from Istanbul to Albania

Bus or fly from Istanbul to Albania?

Turkish Airlines flies from Istanbul to Tirana twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Tirana via Istanbul and Struga in around 18 h 58 min.

How to get from Istanbul to Albania

From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul airport, fly to Tirana airport, then Airport Bus to Tirana. 5 h 44 min $144. From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul airport, fly to Podgorica airport, then drive to Shkodër. 5 h 32 min $150. From Karaköy ferry to Kadikoy, bus to Sabiha Gokcen airport, fly to Tirana airport, then Airport Bus to Tirana. 6 h 56 min $157. From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul airport, fly to Pristina airport, taxi to Prizren, then bus to Shkodër. 8 h 50 min $184. From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul, bus to Struga, then bus to Tiranë. 18 h 58 min $49. From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul then bus to Tiranë. 21 h 11 min $36. From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul, bus to Gostivar, then bus to Tirana. 21 h 48 min $116. From Istanbul drive to Tirana. 11 h 41 min $155.