There are 5 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Tirana by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Φλώρινα
  2. Take the bus from Bitola to Ohrid
  3. Take the bus from Ohrid to Tiranë

$34 - $56

4 alternative options

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Ioannina
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Tiranë

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Tiranë

$50 - $75

Drive  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Tirana 249 miles

$60 - $90

Fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Tirana (TIA) SKG - TIA

$85 - $205

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The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Tirana is to train and bus which costs 29€ - 50€ and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Tirana is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Tirana is 272 km. The road distance is 398.3 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Thessaloniki to Tirana, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Tiranë. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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Neos, Blue Panorama Airlines, Wizz Air and five other airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Tirana Airport.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Tirana.
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  • Distance: 170 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 25 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Tirana, Albania?

You can take a bus from Thessaloniki to Tirana via Ioannina in around 9 h 34 min. Alternatively, Travel Service, Olympic Air and six other airlines fly from Thessaloniki to Tirana 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Thessaloniki to Tirana via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Thessaloniki to Tirana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Tirana via Verona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Φλώρινα
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$11 - $15
First Class
$14 - $19
Bus operators
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Bitola to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Transkop patnicki soobrakaj A.D. Bitola
Phone
+389 47 231 192
Website
transkop.mk
Bus from Bitola to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
transkop.mk
Avto Atom
Phone
033/273-551
Email
avtoatom@yahoo.com
Website
avtoatom.com.mk
Bus from Bitola to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtoatom.com.mk
Book at
avtoatom.ukionshops.com
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Ioannina to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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