Entry by air
The airport with international service in Albania is “Mother Theresa International Airport, located in Rinas, just 17 km northwest of Tirana. The most convenient way to get from the airport to Tirana is by taxi. The journey from Tirana to the airport takes twenty to thirty minutes, depending on traffic, and costs about 2,500 lekë (or 20 EUR) each way.
The “Rinas Express” departs every hour between 06:00 and 18:00, a 12-hour bus service between the airport and the National Museum in the center of Tirana. The bus departs hourly and the single fare is 250 Albanian Lekë (mobile phone: + 355 69 20 98908).
There are several international and national car rental agencies at the airport.
Tirana International Airport
Phone: +355 4 2381 600
Fax: +355 4 2381 545