Gjirokastra in detail

Flights & getting there

Buses stop at the ad hoc bus station just after the Eida petrol station on the new town's main road. Services include Tirana (1000 lekë, seven hours, every one to two hours until 5pm), Saranda (300 lekë, one hour, hourly) and Berat (1000 lekë, four hours, 9.15am). A taxi between the Old Town and the bus station is 300 lekë.