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Tirana-Shkodra Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Tirana to Shkodra. Traveling by bus from Tirana to Shkodra usually takes around 3 hours and 5 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance54 mi (87 km)
Shortest duration3h 5m
Cheapest price$6.84
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceGlobtour
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Tirana to Shkodra during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 54 miles (87 kilometers) from Tirana, to Shkodra,, It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Shkodra. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Tirana?

There is usually only one bus per day from Tirana to Shkodra. It leaves the station in Tirana at 10:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Tirana to Shkodra. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Tirana to Shkodra?

There is one bus company that operates from Tirana to Shkodra. Globtour is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Globtour13h 5m$7.10

Book Globtour from Tirana to Shkodra from $7. There are 1 Globtour schedules from Tirana to Shkodra and you can expect on average to pay $7 for a Globtour ticket to Shkodra. In Tirana, Globtour departs to Shkodra from Rruga Kastriotet 25 and no other station. In Shkodra, Globtour arrives at Bus Station and no other station.

An average trip on Globtour from Tirana to Shkodra takes 3 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Globtour offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $7 for a weekend getaway trip to Shkodra.

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