There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Tirana by plane, bus, train, bus and 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 to Tirana  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Tirana (TIA) LYS - TIA

$110 - $771

6 alternative options

Fly to Podgorica, bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Podgorica (TGD) LYS - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana

$132 - $365

Train, bus and ferry via Bologna C.Le  •  22 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Bologna Centrale Station Fr
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Brindisi Fb / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$262 - $374

Train, bus and ferry  •  22 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Brindisi Fb / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$268 - $367

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  27 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Lausanne
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne to Struga
  3. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$174 - $232

Bus Globtour  •  44 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Genf Busbahnhof to Budva Zob
  3. Take the bus from Budva to Tirana

$193 - $274

Drive  •  20 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Tirana 1120.9 miles

$240 - $350

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Tirana, Albania?

Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and 13 other airlines fly from Lyon to Tirana every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Tirana via Lausanne and Struga in around 27 h 17 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lyon to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Lyon to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lyon to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Tirana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Albawings
Website
albawings.com
Flights from Lyon to Tirana via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Lyon to Tirana via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lyon to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
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 Torino Porta Nuova to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Tirana
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Budva to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Lausanne to Struga
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $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
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Genf Busbahnhof to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
35 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Schedules at
globtour.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lyon to Tirana?

The distance between Lyon and Tirana is 1301 km. The road distance is 1793 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Tirana?

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Tirana is to bus which costs 140€ - 190€ and takes 27 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Tirana?

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Tirana is to fly which takes 7 h 54 min and costs 85€ - 650€.

Is there a direct bus between Lyon and Tirana?

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Tirana. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Tirana via Lausanne and Struga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 17 min.

How long does it take to get from Lyon to Tirana?

It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to get from Lyon to Tirana, including transfers.