There are 12 ways to get from London to Tirana by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, 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 from London City  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Tirana (TIA) LCY - TIA

$267 - $958

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly  •  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

$84 - $316

10 alternative options

Fly from London Heathrow  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Tirana (TIA) LHR - TIA

$150 - $480

Fly from London Gatwick  •  6 h 53 min

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

$149 - $789

Fly from London Stansted  •  7 h 10 min

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

$138 - $528

Train, bus and ferry via Bologna C.Le  •  27 h 27 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
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Brindisi Fb
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$401 - $679

Train, bus  •  28 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Offenburg Station to Struga
  4. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$324 - $594

Train, bus and ferry  •  31 h 32 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 to Tirana

$341 - $639

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

$197 - $283

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

$136 - $199

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  28 h 21 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 Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  7. Drive from Kufstein to Tirana

$598 - $782

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

$372 - $550

What companies run services between London, England and Tirana, Albania?

Lufthansa, Alitalia and three other airlines fly from London to Tirana 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Tirana via Frankfurt, Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof, and Struga in around 37 h 56 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Tirana via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from London Heathrow to Tirana via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Albawings
Website
albawings.com
Flights from London City to Tirana via Florence
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from London Stansted to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tirana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
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
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from London City to Tirana via Venice
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tirana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
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
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 - $20
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
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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
$30 - $50
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
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
$85 - $140
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
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
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
$65 - $95
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Offenburg Station to Struga
Ave. Duration
18 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Struga
Ave. Duration
17 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $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 - $65
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 - $60
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
$5 - $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 - $150
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
$23 - $50
Schedules at
matpu.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Tirana is 1892 km.

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

The quickest way to get from London to Tirana is to fly which takes 6 h 53 min and costs £110 - £600.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Tirana. 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.

It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from London to Tirana, including transfers.