There are 4 ways to get from Skopje to Tirana by bus or car

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Bus Euro Bus MK  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$156 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Tirana

$23 - $70

2 alternative options

Bus Hafet Tours  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Tetovo to Tirana

$57 - $81

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Tirana 179.7 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Tirana is to bus which costs $23 - $70 and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Skopje to Tirana is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Skopje and arriving at Tirana. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Skopje and Tirana is 153 km. The road distance is 287.5 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Tirana without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 40 min and costs $150 - $190.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Skopje to Tirana, including transfers.

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Skopje to Tirana bus services, operated by Euro Bus MK, depart from Skopje station.

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Skopje to Tirana bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, arrive at Tirana station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skopje to Tirana is 287 km. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from Skopje to Tirana.

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There are 524+ hotels available in Tirana. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Tirana.
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  • Distance: 95.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Tirana, Albania?

You can take a bus from Skopje to Tirana via Struga in around 5 h 40 min.

Bus operators
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Skopje to Struga
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Struga to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Tirana
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Tirana
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Tetovo to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com

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