“We are glad to be able to offer yet another tempting destination to Finnish travellers and we are eager to welcome passengers to our modern and efficient planes,” says the Senior Vice President Commercial Short Haul Magnus Maursund from Norwegian.
“Norwegian’s direct route between Helsinki and Tirana is a great addition to our global network of capitals which enhances travelling and expands the amount of destionations,” says Vice President, Sales and Route Development Petri Vuori from Finavia.
By adding the capital of Albania on the list, Norwegian will offer close to 40 direct flights from Helsinki airport. Earlier this year Finnair also shared the news that a connection to Tirana will commence in summer season 2020.
Wizz Air recently announced a new route connecting Tirana, Albania with Memmingen, Germany.
The capital of Albania is known for its colorful Ottoman-, Fascist- and Soviet-era architecture. It is served by Tirana International Airport Nënë Tereza (Rinas International Airport) 17 km from the centre of town.
The following airlines also offer service to/from the capital of Albania:
Adria Airways (Ljubljana,Frankfurt,Munich), Air Serbia (Belgrade), Austrian Airways (Vienna), Cuneo, Florence, Forli, Genoa, Heraklion, Milan-Malpensa, Milan-Orio al Serio, Parma, Perugia, Pisa, Pristina, Rhodes, Rimini, Rome-Fiumicino, Trieste, Venice-Treviso, Verona, Zurich), British Airways (London-Gatwick), Lufthansa (Munich), Olympic Air (Athens,Thessaloniki), Turkish Airlines (Istanbul), WizzAir (Budapest, Memmingen), Transavia (Amsterdam).