Train bus via Skopje

Take the train Plovdiv at the station Bulgarian Railways (BDZh).

The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 m. Ticket price is about €4 The travel distance is 154 km.

Carrier is Bulgarian Railways (BDZh).

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Get off at the Sofia.
Take the Kaleia bus at the Sofia station .

The journey takes approximately 5 h The travel distance is 240 km.

Carrier is Kaleia.

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Get off at the Skopje.
Take the train Skopje at the station Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD.

The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 m. Ticket price is about €7 The travel distance is 117 km.

Carrier is Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD.

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Get off at the KIChEVO.
Take the Durmo Tours bus at the Kičevo station .

The journey takes approximately 3 h Ticket price is about €8 The travel distance is 179 km.

Carrier is Durmo Tours.

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Get off at the Tirana.


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Bus

Take the Hebros Bus Ltd. bus at the Plovdiv station .

The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 m. Ticket price is about €9 The travel distance is 145 km.

Carrier is Hebros Bus Ltd..

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Get off at the Sofia.
Take the Matpu bus at the Sofia station .

The journey takes approximately 13 h Ticket price is about €19 The travel distance is 525 km.

Carrier is Matpu.

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Get off at the Tirana.


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Train bus

Take the train Sofia at the station Bulgarian Railways (BDZh).

The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 m. Ticket price is about €4 The travel distance is 280 m.

Carrier is Bulgarian Railways (BDZh).

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Get off at the Sofia.
Take the Matpu bus at the Sofia station .

The journey takes approximately 13 h Ticket price is about €19 The travel distance is 280 m.

Carrier is Matpu.

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Get off at the Sofia.


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Bus

Take the Crazy Holidays bus at the Plovdiv station .

The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 m. Ticket price is about €45 The travel distance is 447 km.

Carrier is Crazy Holidays.

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Get off at the Thessaloniki.
Take the Crazy Holidays bus at the Thessaloniki station .

The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 m. Ticket price is about €35 The travel distance is 723 km.

Carrier is Crazy Holidays.

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Get off at the Tirana.


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Drive

In a rental car. Check this site to see which rental company offers the best deal with discounts of up to 20%.

The journey takes approximately 8 h 9 m. The travel distance is 659 km.

Get off at the Tirana.


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Shuttle fly

Take the transport at the Plovdiv station.

The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 m. Ticket price is about €65 The travel distance is 154 km.

Carrier is Atlas Taxi.

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Get off at the Sofia Airport.
Fly out to Sofia (SOF) of the Tirana (TIA) airport.

The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 m. Ticket price is about €40

Carrier is GullivAir.

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🚖 Find a cheap local taxi

Get off at the Tirana (TIA).
Take the transport at the Tirana Airport station.

The journey takes approximately 20 m. The travel distance is 18 km.

Carrier is Tirana International Airport.

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Get off at the Tirana.


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The cheapest way to travel from Plovdiv to Tirana is by taking a Train bus with an average price of €23. The journey takes approximately 17 ч. 5 мин.

Shuttle fly is the fastest way to travel from Plovdiv to Tirana. Tickets cost €108. The journey takes approximately 6 ч. 18 мин.

Plovdiv is approximately 659 km away from Tirana. The trip by car takes 8 h 9 m.

The average journey time by car between Plovdiv and Tirana is 8 h 9 m.

What to Do in Tirana

Tirana

If you're looking for a truly unique travel experience, there's really no better place to go than Albania. From the dramatic landscapes of the Albanian Alps to the ancient ruins of Tirana and Shkodra, there's something for everyone in this country. Here are just a few of the highlights you'll want to check out while in Albania:
1. The Albanian Alps – With soaring mountain peaks and crystal-clear lakes, the Albanian Alps are a must-see if you're in Albania. Drive up into the mountains via winding mountain roads and explore charming villages like Gjirokastër or Himara.
2. Ancient Ruins – One of the most popular things to do in Tirana is visit some of its ancient ruins, like Durres Castle or Dyrrhachium Theater.