How to get there

How to reach

* Distances are calculated from the center of M. Madhe, the town of Koplik.

* All the roads are paved and easily accessible by car.

  • By plane
  1. The airport “Nënë Tereza” of Tirana – 104 km
    From the airport you can travel directly by car, taxi or you can also rent a car near the airport. You can also go to Tirana, and from there take the bus to Shkodra, and then from Shkodra to Koplik by bus.
  2. The airport of Podgorica, Montenegro – 48 km
    From the airport you can travel by car or taxi, but there is also a bus line to Shkodra at specific times
  • By ferry
  1. The port of Durres – 125 km
    From the port of Durres you can travel directly by car, taxi, bus (only one timetable) to Shkodra, or even by train Durres-Shkodra, an old and slow train but still working and fascinating ( the journey takes about 4 hours). There are also many bus lines Durres-Tirana and from Tirana you can take one of the buses to Shkodra.
  2. The port of Vlora – 144 km
    From the port of Vlora you can travel directly by car, taxi or bus (a fixed timetable) to Shkodra. You can also go to Tirana by one of the many bus lines and from Tirana to Shkodra by bus.
  3. The port of Shëngjin – 63 km
    Mainly used for small ships. From Shengjin to Lezha, the nearest town (7.5 km), can be reached by numerous bus lines, by car or by taxi. Then there are the Lezha-Shkodra bus lines. There is also a railway line that makes the Durres-Shkodra road which also stops at Lezha station.
  4. The port of Bar, Montenegro – 68 km
    You can travel from there by car or taxi, or you can go to the nearest towns where there are direct bus lines to Shkodra, Ulcinj 28 km and Podgorica 53 km.
  • By land
  1. Shkodra – 19 km
    You can travel by car, taxi or by regular lines of vans at the station in the neighborhood “Rus”.
  2. Tirana – 119 km
    You can travel by car, taxi or by regular bus lines from the bus station of Zogu I Zi in Tirana.
  3. Podgorica – 42 km
    You can travel by car, taxi or by regular bus line from the bus station of Pogdorica directly to Shkodra.

If you come by car from Montenegro, the border crossings to enter Albania are the following:

  1. Customs of Muriqan – 34 km
    You can travel by car or taxi.
  2. Customs of Hani i Hotit – 17 km
    You can travel by car or taxi.
  3. Border of Vermosh – 79 km
    You can travel by car, taxi, or via the only bus line from Vermosh. This border point is recommended for those who are passionate of motorcycle trips, as it has very suggestive views along the entire route and at the same time there is no traffic, as it is less frequented by cars.

List of transport to travel around Malesia e Madhe:

No. Name Destination No. Mob Capacity
1 Malësia  Travel Koplik-Shkodër – Koplik 067 2228333 30 people
2 Brahim Cafi Koplik- Shkodër – Koplik    Koplik-Tirana-Koplik 068 2811392 30 people
3 Robert  Bunjaj Selca- Shkodër -Selca 069 3165221 14 people
4 Pjeter Qosaj Tamara-Koplik-Tamara 069 2844384 16 people
5 Leonard Lumaj Vermosh- Shkodër -Vermosh 069 3030733 19 people
6 Aleksander Vushaj Dedaj-Koplik-Dedaj 068 2422663 8 people
7 Luigj Gega Boga- Shkodër -Boga 069 3504437 15 people
8 Anton Markaj Dedaj- Shkodër -Dedaj 068 6451512 15 people
10 Çel Toskaj Egç- Shkodër -Egç 067 3772420 15 people
11 Ramazan Duli Inside the country / abroad 068 2356592/ 067 3014343  4 people