You'll have to break up the journey from Chicago to Tirana because there are no direct services on this route. Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and Austrian offer the best alternative — a flight with only one stopover.
The shortest possible flight time is 10 hours and 15 minutes, so take some precautions to avoid jet lag during your Chicago to Tirana trip. Don't forget to stretch your legs regularly, take a nap and stay hydrated.
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The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.
Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.
There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.
Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.
Before you pack your bags and head to Albania, visit Orbitz.com. The website makes it easy to book cheap flights to Tirana. The Tirana International Airport is located on Nene Tereza, approximately 10 miles from the center of Tirana. Twelve airlines service the airport, including AirOne, Australian Airlines, Germanwings and Olympic Airlines.
After you choose your flight, you can add a rental car reservation to your package. Not only does this give you access to your own vehicle during your stay in Tirana, but purchasing the services together saves you money. You can also take a taxicab from the airport into Tirana. The ride takes between 20 and 25 minutes and costs approximately $22.63. The Rinas Express runs between the airport and the National Museum in the center of Tirana. Bus fare costs approximately $2.26.
During the winter, the temperature in Tirana can be anywhere from 36 to 57 degrees Fahrenheit. In the summer months, temperatures average from the low 60s to the high 80s, with July and August being the hottest months. If you want decent weather during your trip, use Orbtiz.com to book your trip from April through June or from September to mid-October.
If you want to learn about some of Tirana's history, visit the Peace Bell, the Tomb of Kaplan Pasha and the National History Museum. Orbitz.com does more than find cheap flights to Tirana. It will help you plan your entire vacation and purchase tickets to area attractions.
^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.