There are 11 ways to get from London to Albania by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train 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 London Gatwick to Tirana  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Tirana (TIA) LGW - TIA

$150 - $791

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly to Tirana  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Tirana (TIA) LTN - TIA

$85 - $323

9 alternative options

Fly London Stansted to Tirana  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tirana (TIA) STN - TIA

$140 - $530

Fly London Gatwick to Tivat, bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Tivat (TIV) LGW - TIV
  2. Take the bus from Kotor to Shkodër

$166 - $875

Train, bus and ferry via Bologna C.Le  •  27 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Bologna Centrale Station Fr
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Brindisi Fb / ...
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$420 - $727

Train, bus  •  27 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Augsburg Hbf Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Augsburg Hauptbahnhof to Struga
  4. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$379 - $654

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  37 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Karlsruhe
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Struga
  4. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$206 - $291

Train, bus and ferry  •  41 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale En
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi Fb / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi Autorità Portuale to Tiranë

$341 - $659

Bus Radina VIP  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Tirana

$142 - $212

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  29 h 8 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  6. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Tirana

$642 - $805

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Tirana

$373 - $555

What companies run services between London, England and Albania?

British Airways, Travel Service and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from London to Tirana once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Tirana via Frankfurt, Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof, and Struga in around 37 h 56 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from London Luton to Tirana via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tivat
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Tivat via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Albawings
Website
albawings.com
Flights from London Stansted to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tivat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Train from Paris Est to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
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
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Augsburg Hauptbahnhof to Struga
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Struga
Ave. Duration
17 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
ms.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
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
elines.cz
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Schedules at
matpu.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London to Albania?

The distance between London and Albania is 1928 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from London to Albania is to train and fly which costs £60 - £240 and takes 7 h 4 min.

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

The quickest way to get from London to Albania is to fly which takes 6 h 53 min and costs £100 - £600.

Is there a direct bus between London and Albania?

No, there is no direct bus from London to Albania. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Tirana via Frankfurt, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof and Struga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 56 min.

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

It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from London to Albania, including transfers.