Durrës travel guide

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You're Going to Love Durrës

With a population of 122.034, Durrës is the largest city in Durres, Albania by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 100 days in order to fully appreciate everything Durrës has to offer.

When to visit Durrës

Durrës in March
Estimated hotel price
C$ 37
1 night at 3-star hotel
Durrës in March
Estimated hotel price
C$ 37
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Durrës

Plane

When flying to Durrës, you’ll arrive at Tirana Rinas (TIA), which is located 24 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Durrës from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 12h 55m.

Train

The train station in Durrës is called Durrës, and is located 0.8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Durrës is to pick up a car rental from Tirana, which is about 30 km from Durrës. You’ll find branches of Eurocar Rent a Car and Thrifty, among others, in Tirana.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Durrës, including Bus, FlixBus and Busbud. From Bergamo, the bus ride to Durrës takes 48 km and will cost you around C$ 116. From Podgorica, the ticket costs about C$ 27 for a journey of 314 km.

Airports near Durrës

Airlines serving Durrës

United Airlines
Good (2,966 reviews)
Lufthansa
Good (2,395 reviews)
KLM
Good (362 reviews)
Air France
Good (439 reviews)
British Airways
Good (1,608 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (1,410 reviews)
Delta
Excellent (3,181 reviews)
SWISS
Good (495 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (1,104 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (295 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (606 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (460 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (355 reviews)
LOT
Good (359 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (158 reviews)
easyJet
Good (637 reviews)
Aegean Airlines
Excellent (196 reviews)
Pegasus Airlines
Good (244 reviews)
Eurowings
Good (101 reviews)
Norwegian
Good (73 reviews)
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Where to stay in Durrës

Average rates range from around C$ 52 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 72 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Durrës

Most booked hotels in Durrës

Palace Hotel & Spa
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 92+
Adriatik Hotel, BW Premier Collection
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 137+
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