There are 4 ways to get from Tirana to Thessaloniki by bus, car or plane

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

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Tiranë to Ioannina
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Thessaloniki

$30 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Tiranë to Thessaloniki

$55 - $80

Drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Tirana to Thessaloniki 248.7 miles

$60 - $90

Fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Thessaloniki (SKG) TIA - SKG

$112 - $242

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

You can take a bus from Tirana to Thessaloniki via Ioannina in around 9 h 32 min. Alternatively, Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and four other airlines fly from Tirana to Thessaloniki 4 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Tirana to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Tirana to Thessaloniki via Athens, Santorini
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Tirana to Thessaloniki via Athens, Rhodes
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Tirana to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Tirana to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Tiranë to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tirana to Thessaloniki?

The distance between Tirana and Thessaloniki is 272 km. The road distance is 398 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tirana to Thessaloniki?

The cheapest way to get from Tirana to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs $30 - $40 and takes 9 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tirana to Thessaloniki?

The quickest way to get from Tirana to Thessaloniki is to drive which takes 5 h 8 min and costs $60 - $90.

Is there a direct bus between Tirana and Thessaloniki?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tiranë and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Tirana to Thessaloniki?

It takes approximately 9 h 32 min to get from Tirana to Thessaloniki, including transfers.