There are 6 ways to get from Tirana to Burgas by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Sofia
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Vladimir Pavlov 3621 / ...

$34 - $49

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Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  18 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Burgas

$37 - $58

Bus Biser Prom  •  24 h 2 min

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

$73 - $113

Drive  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Tirana to Burgas 565.5 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Varna, bus  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Varna (VAR) TIA - VAR
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Burgas South

$77 - $286

Fly to Istanbul Ataturk, bus  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) TIA - IST
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South

$104 - $317

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirana to Burgas. However, there are services departing from Tirana and arriving at Burgas via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 36 min.

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The distance between Tirana and Burgas is 646 km. The road distance is 904.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tirana to Burgas without a car is to bus and train which takes 18 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 18 h 16 min to get from Tirana to Burgas, including transfers.

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Tirana to Burgas bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Tirana station.

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There is no direct flight from Tirana Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Tirana to Burgas bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Burgas station.

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Burgas is 1 h ahead of Tirana. It is currently 11:43 PM in Tirana and 12:43 AM in Burgas.

Yes, the driving distance between Tirana to Burgas is 905 km. It takes approximately 9 h 55 min to drive from Tirana to Burgas.

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Bulgaria Air, Blue Panorama Airlines, Wizz Air and three other airlines offer flights from Tirana Airport to Varna Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tirana to Burgas.
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  • Distance: 403.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 16 min

What companies run services between Tirana, Albania and Burgas, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Tirana to Burgas via Sofia in around 18 h 36 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tirana to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Tirana to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tirana to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Tirana to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Tirana to Varna via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Tirana to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Burgas
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Tirana to Skopje
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Burgas
Ave. Duration
17 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Varna to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
burgasbus.info

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There are 1736+ hotels available in Burgas. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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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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