There are 5 ways to get from Tirana to Zürich by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Zurich (ZRH) TIA - ZRH

$103 - $232

4 alternative options

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  20 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Zurich

$109 - $150

Bus and ferry, train  •  29 h 2 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 Zürich HB Ec

$226 - $359

Bus Eurolines CH  •  35 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva
  2. Take the bus from Budva to Zürich

$125 - $173

Drive  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Tirana to Zürich 1035.9 miles

$210 - $320

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirana to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Tirana and arriving at Zurich via Struga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 37 min.

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The distance between Tirana and Zürich is 1118 km. The road distance is 1657.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tirana to Zürich without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Tirana to Zürich, including transfers.

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Tirana to Zürich bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, depart from Tirana station.

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The best way to get from Tirana to Zürich is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Tirana Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Tirana to Zürich bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, arrive at Zurich station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirana to Zürich is 1657 km. It takes approximately 18 h 37 min to drive from Tirana to Zürich.

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Edelweiss Air, Lufthansa, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Tirana Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tirana to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 698.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Tirana, Albania and Zürich, Switzerland?

Edelweiss Air, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Tirana to Zürich 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tirana to Zürich via Struga and Struga in around 20 h 37 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tirana to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Tirana to Zurich via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Tirana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Tirana to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tirana to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $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 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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Tirana to Struga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $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 Struga to Zurich
Ave. Duration
17 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
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
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Budva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Budva to Zürich
Ave. Duration
29 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Book at
eurolines.ch
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Budva Zob to Zürich Hbf Nord
Ave. Duration
30 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
globtour.com

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