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There are 9 ways to get from Southampton to Albania by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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Train to London Gatwick, fly to Tirana  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Tirana (TIA) LGW - TIA

$172 - $854

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Train, train to London Luton, fly to Tirana  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Tirana (TIA) LTN - TIA

$121 - $378

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Train to London Gatwick, fly to Tivat, bus  •  11h 21m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Tivat (TIV) LGW - TIV
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Shkodër

$187 - $938

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Ohrid  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Ohrid (OHD) LTN - OHD

$178 - $773

Train, bus via Stuttgart main station  •  38h 31m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the bus from Stuttgart main station to Struga
  5. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$209 - $349

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 10h

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station 032
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Tirana

$122 - $213

Train, bus Radina VIP  •  2 days 10h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Tirana

$159 - $259

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  29h 11m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  5. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  6. Drive from Kufstein to Tirana

$590 - $725

Drive, car ferry  •  27h 27m

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

$387 - $572

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Albania is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £90 - £170 and takes 2 days 10h.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Albania is to train and fly which costs £130 - £700 and takes 8h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Albania. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Tirana via London and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 10h.

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The distance between Southampton and Albania is 1235 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Albania without a car is to train and bus which takes 38h 31m and costs £160 - £270.

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It takes approximately 8h 4m to get from Southampton to Albania, including transfers.

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Southampton to Albania bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Tirana Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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Southampton to Albania bus services, operated by Matpu, arrive at Tirana station.

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Albania is 1h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 6:08 PM in Southampton and 7:08 PM in Albania.

Map of how to get from Southampton to Albania.
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  • Distance: 1235.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 4m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Albania?

There is no direct connection from Southampton to Tirana. However, you can take the train to Clapham Junction, take the train to Gatwick Airport, take the walk to London Gatwick airport, fly to Tirana, take the walk to Tirana Airport, then take the shuttle to Tirana. Alternatively, you can take the train to London Waterloo, take the walk to Waterloo station, take the subway to London Bridge station, take the walk to London Bridge, take the train to Luton Airport Parkway, take the walk to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station, take the line 888 bus to Airport Bus Station, take the walk to London Luton airport, fly to Tirana, take the walk to Tirana Airport, then take the shuttle to Tirana.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tivat
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Tivat via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from London Luton to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Luton to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tirana via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Tirana via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Tivat
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Bus operators
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Stuttgart main station to Struga
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Sofia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Struga to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
matpu.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
44h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Ferry operators

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Travel Service, Norwegian Air International and British Airways offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Tirana Airport.

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