There are 6 ways to get from Tirana to Metz by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry 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.

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Fly, train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Luxembourg (LUX) TIA - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville

$138 - $349

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Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, train  •  24 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville Tgv

$157 - $235

Bus and ferry, train  •  32 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Tirana to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Milano Centrale Fb
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Metz Ville Tgv

$260 - $453

Bus Euro Bus MK, train  •  37 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Offenburg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville Tgv

$184 - $260

Mini Bus, train  •  44 h 25 min

  1. Take the Mini Bus from Tirana to Shkodër
  2. Take the train from Zeljeznicka Stanica Bar to Beograd 430 / ...
  3. Take the train from Beograd to Zürich HB En
  4. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville TGV / ...
  5. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Metz Ville Tgv

$233 - $366

Drive  •  20 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Tirana to Metz 1164.4 miles

$250 - $370

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The distance between Tirana and Metz is 1372 km. The road distance is 1863.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tirana to Metz without a car is to bus and train which takes 24 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to get from Tirana to Metz, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tirana Airport to Luxembourg Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirana to Metz is 1863 km. It takes approximately 20 h 18 min to drive from Tirana to Metz.

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Edelweiss Air, Swiss, Transavia Holland and six other airlines offer flights from Tirana Airport to Luxembourg Airport.

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There are 197+ hotels available in Metz. Prices start at $62 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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Map of how to get from Tirana to Metz.
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  • Distance: 857.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 44 min

What companies run services between Tirana, Albania and Metz, France?

There is no direct connection from Tirana to Metz. However, you can take the shuttle to Tirana Airport, take the walk to Tirana airport, fly to Luxembourg, take the walk to Aéroport Luxembourg/Findel, take the line 16 bus to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale, then take the train to Metz. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tirana to Metz via Struga, Struga, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof, Karlsruhe Hbf, and Strasbourg in around 24 h 49 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Tirana to Luxembourg via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tirana to Luxembourg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tirana to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tirana to Luxembourg via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Tirana to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Tirana to Luxembourg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Train operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
Standard
$50 - $75
First
$90 - $110
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 Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
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 Brindisi to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$80 - $190
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Zeljeznicka Stanica Bar to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$50 - $75
First
$90 - $110
Bus operators
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Tirana to Struga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Struga to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
17 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
ms.mk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Tirana to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Struga to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Mini Bus
Bus from Tirana to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3

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