There are 3 ways to get from Pristina to Skopje by bus, train 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

Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Pristina to Skopje

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Priština to Skopje B03 891

$7 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Pristina to Skopje 59.5 miles

What companies run services between Pristina, Kosovo and Skopje, Macedonia?

Makedonija Soobrakaj AD operates a bus from Pristina to Skopje twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h. Aurora Tours also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Macedonian Railways (MZ) operates a train from Pristina to Skopje once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $24 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min. MZI also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Priština to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $24
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
MZI
Website
mzi.mk
Train from Priština to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mzi.mk
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ms.mk
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pristina and Skopje is 78 km. The road distance is 95 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pristina to Skopje is to bus which costs $5 - $9 and takes 2 h.

The quickest way to get from Pristina to Skopje is to bus which takes 2 h and costs $5 - $9.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Priština and arriving at Skopje. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pristina and arriving at Skopje. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

The bus from Pristina to Skopje takes 2 h including transfers and departs three times a day.