There are 7 ways to get from Tirana to Bologna by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry or car

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Fly to Bologna  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Bologna (BLQ) TIA - BLQ

$53 - $135

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Fly to Verona, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Verona (VRN) TIA - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le

$62 - $206

Fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Pisa (PSA) TIA - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le

$60 - $171

Car ferry, train  •  17 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Durrës to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Tiranë to Ioannina
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ioannina to Bologna

$110 - $170

Bus, train  •  31 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Forlì
  3. Take the train from Forli' to Bologna C.Le Rv / ...

$144 - $205

Drive  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Tirana to Bologna 779.2 miles

$180 - $280

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tirana to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Tiranë and arriving at Bologna via Ioannina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h.

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The distance between Tirana and Bologna is 775 km. The road distance is 1246.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tirana to Bologna without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 17 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Tirana to Bologna, including transfers.

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Tirana to Bologna bus services, operated by Albtrans sh.p.k, depart from Tiranë station.

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The quickest flight from Tirana Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Tirana to Bologna bus services, operated by Portokalidis Tours, arrive at Bologna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirana to Bologna is 1247 km. It takes approximately 14 h 43 min to drive from Tirana to Bologna.

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Ernest, Blue Panorama Airlines and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Tirana Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 1526+ hotels available in Bologna. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tirana to Bologna.
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  • Distance: 484.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Tirana, Albania and Bologna, Italy?

Ernest, Blue Panorama Airlines and Austrian Airlines fly from Tirana to Bologna twice daily.

Airlines
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Tirana to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Tirana to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Tirana to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Tirana to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Tirana to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Tirana to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Tirana to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tirana to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Brindisi to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Forli' to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
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
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ioannina to Bologna
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Tirana to Struga
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Struga to Forlì
Ave. Duration
26 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Ferry operators
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Durrës to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it

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The best way to get from Tirana to Tirana Airport is to shuttle which takes 30 min and costs .

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