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There are 9 ways to get from Zadar to Tirana by bus, car, shuttle, 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 Dubrovnik  •  15h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Dugopolje
  2. Take the bus from Dugopolje Mautstelle to Dubrovnik
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
  4. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana

$55 - $89

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Bus #2  •  18h 5m

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

$44 - $63

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Bus  •  16h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 941
  2. Take the bus from Split to Kotor
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana

$55 - $81

Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  17h 45m

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

$57 - $75

Drive  •  8h 28m

  1. Drive from Zadar to Tirana 386.6 miles

$75 - $110

Bus, shuttle to Ljubljana, fly  •  11h 2m

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

$125 - $861

Car ferry to Ancona, fly  •  14h 27m

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

$65 - $157

Bus, shuttle to Venice, fly  •  13h

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Novo Mesto
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Novo Mesto to Venice Airport
  3. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Tirana (TIA) VCE - TIA

$114 - $688

Car ferry, train to Rimini, fly  •  16h 37m

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

$70 - $251

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The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Tirana is to bus which costs 280 kn - 410 kn and takes 18h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Tirana is to drive which costs 480 kn - 750 kn and takes 8h 28m.

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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 Dugopolje Mautstelle, Dubrovnik and Kotor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 59m.

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

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The best way to get from Zadar to Tirana without a car is to bus which takes 15h 59m and costs 350 kn - 600 kn.

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It takes approximately 15h 59m to get from Zadar to Tirana, including transfers.

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Zadar to Tirana bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, depart from Zadar station.

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Tirana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Zadar to Tirana bus services, operated by Old Town Travel, arrive at Tirana station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zadar to Tirana is 619 km. It takes approximately 8h 28m to drive from Zadar to Tirana.

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  • Distance: 303.6 miles
  • Duration: 15h 59m

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

You can take a bus from Zadar to Tirana via Dugopolje, Dugopolje Mautstelle, Dubrovnik, and Kotor in around 15h 59m.

Airlines
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Ancona to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Rimini to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Albawings
Website
albawings.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Rimini to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Venice to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
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 Ancona to Pesaro
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Bus operators
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Dugopolje
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dugopolje Mautstelle to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Kotor
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Tirana
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bozur
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Split Zob
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
globtour.com
Blue Line
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Central Bus Station to Kotor Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Website
Blue Line
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Budva to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.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
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar Central Bus Station to Split Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Crnja Tours
Bus from Zadar Central Bus Station to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Crnja Tours
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Book at
busticket4.me
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Velebit Tours
Phone
08008885
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$130 - $280
Shuttle from Novo Mesto to Venice Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$40 - $55
Private
$270 - $490
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Zadar to Novo Mesto
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.si
Marprom
Phone
080 11 16
Website
marprom.si
Bus from Zadar to Novo Mesto
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
marprom.si
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
9h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$13 - $18

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