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

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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Drive, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Tirana to Zajas
  2. Take the train from Zajas to Gorče Petrov
  3. Take the train from Gorče Petrov to Priština 892

$30 - $53

4 alternative options

Bus Hafet Tours  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Tetovo
  2. Take the bus from Tetovo to Priština

$66 - $86

Bus, train  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Tiranë to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Pristina

Bus Barileva Turist  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Podgorica
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Prishtina

$38 - $57

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Tirana to Pristina 158.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirana to Pristina is to drive and train which costs $30 - $55 and takes 8 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tirana to Pristina is to drive and train which costs $30 - $55 and takes 8 h 6 min.

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The distance between Tirana and Pristina is 186 km. The road distance is 254 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from Tirana to Pristina, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirana to Pristina. However, there are services departing from Tirana and arriving at Priština via Tetovo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Tirana, Albania and Pristina, Kosovo?

You can take a bus from Tirana to Pristina via Tetovo in around 8 h 45 min.

Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Zajas to Gorče Petrov
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $21
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Gorče Petrov to Priština
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $21
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
MZI
Website
mzi.mk
Train from Gorče Petrov to Priština
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mzi.mk
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Pristina
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Bus operators
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Tirana to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Tirana to Skopje
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Tetovo to Priština
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
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 Tiranë to Skopje
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ms.mk
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Barileva Turist
Website
barilevaturist.com
Bus from Podgorica to Prishtina
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
barilevaturist.com

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