There are 12 ways to get from Zagreb to Albania by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly Ljubljana to Tirana  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Tirana (TIA) LJU - TIA

$112 - $833

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Beograd  •  23 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Podgorica 431
  3. Take the bus from Podgorica to Tirana

$58 - $112

10 alternative options

Fly Zagreb to Dubrovnik, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAG - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
  3. Take the bus from Kotor to Shkodër

$95 - $338

Fly Zagreb to Podgorica, bus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Podgorica (TGD) ZAG - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Shkodër

$109 - $318

Fly Zagreb to Skopje, bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Skopje (SKP) ZAG - SKP
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Debar

$109 - $377

Fly Zagreb to Sarajevo, bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Sarajevo (SJJ) ZAG - SJJ
  2. Take the bus from East Sarajevo to Podgorica
  3. Take the bus from Podgorica to Shkodër

$112 - $421

Fly Ljubljana to Podgorica, bus  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Podgorica (TGD) LJU - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Shkodër

$108 - $562

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Struga
  3. Take the bus from Struga to Tirana

$234 - $305

Bus  •  20 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Gostivar
  2. Take the bus from Gostivar to Tirana

$119 - $139

Train, bus  •  20 h 46 min

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

$74 - $108

Bus Bocac Tours  •  21 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
  2. Take the bus from Prijedor to Budva
  3. Take the bus from Budva to Tirana

$75 - $106

Drive  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Tirana 622.3 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Albania?

Adria Airways flies from Zagreb to Tirana twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zagreb to Tirana via Skopje, Struga, and Struga in around 17 h 9 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik via Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Zagreb to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Skopje via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Ljubljana to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Zagreb to Podgorica via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Ljubljana to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zagreb to Podgorica via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Zagreb to Podgorica via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Zagreb to Podgorica via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Zagreb to Podgorica via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $55
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Beograd to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Bus operators
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
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
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Budva to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Struga to Tirana
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Gostivar
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Gostivar to Tirana
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Skopje to Struga
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Zagreb to Prijedor
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Prijedor to Budva
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
bocactours.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zagreb and Albania is 626 km. The road distance is 996 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Albania is to train and bus which costs 370 kn - 750 kn and takes 23 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Albania is to fly which takes 6 h 47 min and costs 700 kn - 5.500 kn.

No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Albania. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Tirana via Skopje and Struga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Zagreb to Albania, including transfers.