There are 6 ways to get from Italy to Albania by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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 from Rome  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Tirana (TIA) FCO - TIA

$71 - $171

Cheapest option

Fly from Bologna  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Tirana (TIA) BLQ - TIA

$55 - $138

4 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Brindisi Fa
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$143 - $203

Bus and ferry  •  23 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Tiranë

$92 - $142

Bus and ferry, bus  •  26 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$117 - $202

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Bari
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Durrës

$116 - $250

What companies run services between Italy and Albania?

Alitalia and Blue Panorama Airlines fly from Rome to Tirana 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Bologna to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rome to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Bologna to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Bologna to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Train operators
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Tirana
Ave. Duration
18 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus and ferry from Rome to Struga
Ave. Duration
21 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Struga to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$75 - $90
Car
$120 - $130
Inside cabin 2 beds
$115 - $125
Inner cabin 2 beds
$120 - $135

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Italy to Albania?

The distance between Italy and Albania is 634 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Italy to Albania?

The cheapest way to get from Italy to Albania is to fly which costs 40€ - 120€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Italy to Albania?

The quickest way to get from Italy to Albania is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs 55€ - 140€.

Is there a direct bus between Italy and Albania?

No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Albania. However, there are services departing from Principe Umberto and arriving at Tiranë via Rome Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 59 min.

How long does it take to get from Italy to Albania?

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