Tirana Airport Guide Flight Arrivals & Departures & Tirana City Public Transport Information
Tirana Airport Information
Tirana Airport Code – TIA
Airport Telephone : Tel 00355 4 379 063/4
Airport Charges Note:
Visitors personally pay approx entry €10- $ accepted
Latest Flight Information From Tirana International Airport
Airport Facilities This compact and very clean airport has been refurbished contains around a dozen shops including a Duty Free Shop, five bars and restaurants and a business lounge. The airport has a no smoking policy but has one specially designated smoking area in a lounge within the SegalFreda Bar. There are First Aid facilities and a VIP services available if required. Assistance for disabled people is available/
Airlines Flying To Tirana
Adria Airways, Airone, Austrian Airlines, Belleair,Belle Air Europe, British Airways, German Wiungs Jetair Fly, Lufthansa, Olympic Air Turkish Airlines
Airline Safety Standards If you are flying on a local airline in or from Tirana Albania you are advised to check the whether it is on the EU blacklist of unsafe airlines more
Important Note There is no official Tourist Board Office in Tirana. Though staff in the local hotels are very helpful, visitors are advised to check ‘key information’ before departure.
Airport Transfer Travel From Tirana Airport To Central Tirana
Tirana Airport is 17 km from the centre of downtown Tirana
No rail link and the Airport
Bus Services To And From Tirana Airport The Rina’s express has a bus service which runs at hourly intervals to and from the Airport to the city centre. A single bus fare costs 250 LEK. The bus operates from 6 am to 6 pm.
Taxis Services To And From Tirana Airport A taxi should cost about 2000-2500 LEK in to the city centre and the journey time is around 25 minutes. The Official Airport Taxis Company is ‘Atex’ who will take advance bookings online via their website http://www.atex.al Be sure to arrange the price with your driver before beginning your journey and only use licensed Taxi’s which are yellow and have a red ATEX logo on the vehicle.
Information On Public Transport In Tirana
Public Transport in Tirana is very limited when compared with other European cities. There is no metro service in Tirana. Bus services In Tirana are notoriously unreliable due to their age and there are no night buses. Tirana does not have a central bus terminus.
Bus Services In Tirana Tirana does not have a central bus station/ The city has 25 bus routes a number of which are are marked ‘Unaze’ and travel in a sort of loop round Tirana city centre. Many of the lines serve suburban Shopping centres. Most routes operate from around 06.00 until 21.30 -22.00 All buses charge 30 LEK/
These services are not always reliable and you can end up in queues of several dozen people at times. For further information on these services see the City’s Official Bus website http://www.tiranabuses.com/new/phone.php
Minibus Services In Tirana The city does offer a Minibus service. called ”Fugon” This service mirrors the city’s bus routes and is a little more dependable than the normal bus services. You have to hail the Minibus as if it were a Taxi and you must tell the driver where you want to get off at. The mini bus service in Tirana has a total of 20 routes. A single journey costs 30 LEK
Bike Hire In Tirana The Bicycles can be rented from several locations at Rinia Park and along Deshmoret e Kombit Boulevard. A full day ride will cost you about 100 LEK. Be wary that cycling on the streets can be pretty dangerous so try to use the bike lanes at Deshmoret Boulevard and on the sidewalks along Lana River and Kavaja street.
Rail Services In Tirana The main Tirana Railway station is located to the north of Skanderberg Square. There are no international passenger services available. There are regular services to other towns in Albania, Durres and Pogradec via Elbasan
Taxis In Tirana Most rides across Town should cost in the region of 400 LEK in the daytime and about 600 LEK at night. Be sure to negotiate the price with your driver before setting off. A reliable Taxi firm is Merr Taxi who offer authorised Taxi reservations. 0800 55 55 All legitimate Taxi’s will be yellow with the company’s logo embossed on the car.
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