View over Tirana
Albania is the hidden insider tip for a perfect summer trip 2020. Throughout the months May, June, July, August and September you are able to explore beautiful beaches, with amazing sunny summer weather and a stunning landscape. Tirana is the most important and only international airport in Albania and the perfect starting point for a very special road trip. Avoid the crowded beaches in the much more expensive neighbour country Greece. Along the Adriatic coast, which normally you would only link to Italy or Croatia, you will have anything you need for a perfect summer holiday. With your directly available hired car, which you can easily compare and book through Driveboo.com, you don't have to worry about anything upon your arrival. With a car you don't have to worry about public transport or expensive taxis to get to your desired destinations. With a hired car you are in the driving seat of your own journey! After exploring the sights of Albanian capital Tirana, the real fun begins when you make your way through the untapped beauty of Albania, the Albanian alps, and coast.
Flexibility upon arrival
The in year 1957 build airport, is only 17 kilometers away from the Tirana city center. The city center is well-connected to the airport and easy reachable by car via the new access road from the Tirana - Durres motorway. In year 2019 already over 3.3 million passengers arrived at the airport, the trend is going each year upwards, which shows how popular Albania will become in the following years. If you are taking a flight soon, you can still expect avoiding the crowds on your arrival.
How to get from the Airport to the city center Tirana?
Rental stations directly at the arrival
Picking up your hired car at an airport is the easiest way to get to your preselected car. The agencies are often times directly available after leaving the custom clearance. You will find the stations of all the following car hire companies either next to the exit at the arrival area, or in the public area, which is next to the exit door. We selected our partners carefully to enable you choosing from a big pool of the best available options on each and every destination. If you want to drop off your car on another location, the easy and transparent searching tool on Driveboo gives you the opportunity to do so.
We provide rental cars from the following companies at the Tirana International Airport:
Please check the opening hours of the selected car hire companies before booking your hired car, to avoid any inconveniences.
The first thing you probably want to do is exploring Albanian capital Tirana after leaving the airport. The city center is only a short drive away until you finally arrive the city, which is surrounded by mountains. With the proximity to the Mediterranean Sea, you can expect mild temperatures which are going up to 30 degrees during the Summer months. Tirana is full of impressive architecture, museums, galleries. After you finished discovering the capital it is time to get to know the country and its people, which is not difficult with your personal hired car.
In the following list we collected you the best places to visit and the duration/distance from the airport:
|Location||Distance from the airport||Duration from the airport|
|Tirana City Center||37 minutes||16 km|
|Berat||1:47 hours||118 km|
|Albanian Riviera||3:45 hours||217 km|
|Llorga Pass||3:03 hours||188 km|
|Gjrokastra||3:52 hours||248 km|
|Sarranda||4:10 hours||272 km|
With our filter option Unlimited Mileage you don't have to worry about any extra costs during driving your hired car.