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Journey Information

There are 3 daily buses from Skopje to Tirana. Traveling by bus from Skopje to Tirana usually takes around 7 hours and 16 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 6 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance95 mi (153 km)
Shortest duration6h 30m
Cheapest price$21.94
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Skopje to Tirana?

There is one bus company that operates from Skopje to Tirana. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus37h 16m$22.11

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Skopje to Tirana 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 7 hours and 16 minutes to cover the 95 miles (153 kilometers) from Skopje, to Tirana,, However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Skopje?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Skopje to Tirana, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Skopje to Tirana every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from to without transferring.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Skopje?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in Skopje.

Where does the bus arrive in Tirana?

Arrival stations

All buses from Skopje arrive at one main station in Tirana.

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