Transportation

Bus in Skopje

Vardar Express

This shuttle bus runs between the airport and the city and its schedule is timed to coincide with flight arrivals. Buy tickets (150MKD) from the marked arrivals terminal booth. The bus has three designated stops: Ca…
Bus in Ohrid

Bus Station

Some 1.5km northeast of the town centre, Ohrid's bus station has departures to Skopje and other national destinations, as well as Serbia, Albania and Montenegro. If you don't want to trek out here to buy tickets, th…
Airport in Skopje

Skopje Alexander the Great Airport

Skopje's international airport lies 21km east of the city. Budget carriers are making it cheaper and easier to get here by air, not only from the UK, Switzerland and Italy, but also from Turkey and the Gulf – Istanb…
Bus in Ohrid

Galeb Ticket Office

This central ticket office for buses run by the company Galeb is a more convenient place to pick up tickets than the bus station itself. It's just behind the main post office. Look for the NLB Tutunska bank; the tic…
Train in Bitola

Train Station

From Bitola's dusty train station, 1km south of the centre, there are five trains a day to Skopje (3¼ hours), either via Prilep or Veles. The fare is 314MKD, except the 5.25pm train, which costs 365MKD.
Train in Skopje

Train Station

A 15-minute walk straight from the city square, Ploštad Makedonija, Skopje's train station adjoins the city's main bus station and runs a handful of international trains as well as domestic services.
Bus in Skopje

Bus Station

Skopje's main bus station is on the eastern edge of central Skopje (about a 15-minute walk from Ploštad Makedonija) and attached to the city's main train station.
Airport in Ohrid

St Paul the Apostle Airport

Ohrid's tiny airport serves a small number of international airlines, with regular flights arriving from the UK, Serbia, Switzerland and Israel.
Bus Station in Bitola

Bus Station

Bitola's bus station is adjacent to the train station, 1km south of the town centre. From here, buses serve Skopje, Kavadarci and Ohrid.
Car Hire in Skopje

Balkan Rent-A-Car

A recommended local car-hire company based in Debar Maalo, offering decent, transparent rates.