Country codes Albania

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

AL

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

ALB

Internet TLD

.al

Phone calling code

355

Large airports

1

Medium airports

3

Small airports

1

Heliports

1

Total airports

6

Largest airports in Albania

There are 1 large airports in Albania.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
LATI TIA Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa Large airport Tirana

Airport codes in Albania

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
LAKV Kuçovë Air Base Medium airport Kuçovë
LAKU Kukës Airport Medium airport Kukës
LATI TIA Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa Large airport Tirana
LAVL Vlorë Air Base Medium airport Vlorë

About Albania

Albania (native name: Shqipëria) is a country located in Southern Europe. In total, the population of the country reaches 2.9 million inhabitants. Its capital is Tirana.

The international country code of Albania is AL or ALB. Neighbouring countries are Montenegro, Greece, Macedonia and Kosovo.

The common language in Albania is Albanian(Shqip).
The only officially used currency is Albanian lek. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Albanian lek with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 1 large, 3 medium and about 1 small airports in Albania.

Travel to Albania

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for Albania

Health

  • Hepatitis A
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • Hepatitis B
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • Yellow fever
    Yellow fever does not occur in this country. However, vaccination is required if you are traveling from a country with the risk of yellow fever
  • Tyfoid
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • DTP
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Tap water

The tap water in Albania is not safe to drink. Be sure to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 4.3°C (January) and 23.3°C (July).

Emergency

When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.

Police
129
Ambulance
127
Fire departmemt
128

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Car rental

Rent a car in Albania

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to Albania.

When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Albania quickly and hassle-free.

Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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Rent an RV in Albania

A camper or RV will give you unlimited freedom so you can determine your own route and go wherever you want to go. It's especially perfect because you have the comfort of your own accommodation and kitchenette with you.

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Travel insurance

Travel insurance for your trip to Albania

Travel insurance helps protect against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It’s a wise thing to get travel insurance because you can easily spend over GBP 10,000 for treatment and transportation expenses. Don’t wait too long before purchasing a travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.

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