There are 6 ways to get from Tirana to Athens by plane, 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

Fly from Tirana  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Athens (ATH) TIA - ATH

$72 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Tiranë to Athens

$47

4 alternative options

Bus to Ioannina, fly  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tiranë to Ioannina
  2. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Athens (ATH) IOA - ATH

$63 - $245

Bus, train  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Lamia
  2. Take the train from Λειανοκλάδι to Αθήνα Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα / ...

$74 - $85

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Trikala
  2. Take the bus from Trikala to Athens

$94 - $114

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Tirana to Athens 452.9 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirana to Athens is to bus which costs $47 and takes 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tirana to Athens is to fly which costs $70 - $260 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The distance between Tirana and Athens is 500 km. The road distance is 724.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Tirana to Athens, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tiranë and arriving at Athens. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

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

Aegean Airlines flies from Tirana to Athens once daily. Alternatively, Albtrans sh.p.k operates a bus from Tirana to Athens 3 times a day. Tickets cost $47 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Tirana to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Λειανοκλάδι to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$12 - $17
First Class
$15 - $21
Bus operators
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Tiranë to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Bus from Tiranë to Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Tirana to Lamia
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Tirana to Trikala
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Trikala to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr

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