There are 9 ways to get from Zadar to Tirana by bus, ferry, car, plane, car ferry or train

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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Bus via Split  •  16 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 931 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Split to Kotor
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana

$57 - $82

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Bus, ferry  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 931 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
  4. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana

$74 - $120

Bus Autobusni Promet  •  18 h

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
  3. Take the bus from Budva to Tirana

$63 - $94

Drive  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Tirana 386.6 miles

$75 - $110

Bus to Split, fly  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Trogir
  2. Fly from Split (SPU) to Tirana (TIA) SPU - TIA

$189 - $420

Car ferry to Ancona, fly  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Ancona
  2. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Tirana (TIA) AOI - TIA

$65 - $158

Bus to Ljubljana, fly  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Tirana (TIA) LJU - TIA

$124 - $870

Bus, train to Venice, fly  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Trieste
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
  3. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Tirana (TIA) VCE - TIA

$91 - $257

Car ferry, train to Rimini, fly  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Ancona
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Rimini Miramare
  3. Fly from Rimini (RMI) to Tirana (TIA) RMI - TIA

$60 - $309

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Tirana is to bus which costs 350 kn - 550 kn and takes 16 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Tirana is to drive which costs 470 kn - 700 kn and takes 8 h 28 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Tirana is 486 km. The road distance is 618.6 km.

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It takes approximately 16 h 40 min to get from Zadar to Tirana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Tirana. However, there are services departing from Zadar and arriving at Tirana via Split and Kotor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Tirana, Albania?

You can take a bus from Zadar to Tirana via Split and Kotor in around 16 h 40 min.

Airlines
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Split to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Split to Tirana via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Ancona to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Rimini to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Split to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
Flights from Venice to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Albawings
Website
albawings.com
Flights from Split to Tirana via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Rimini to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Split to Tirana via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Split to Tirana via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Tirana via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $750
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Ancona to Rimini Miramare
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Trieste
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Kotor
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Split Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Budva to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bozur
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Budva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Zadar, aut.kolodvor to Trogir, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Zadar to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$14 - $19

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