Travel to North Macedonia (FYR Macedonia)

Flying to North Macedonia (FYR Macedonia)

Wizz ( operates direct flights to North Macedonia (FYR Macedonia) from London. The quickest route from the USA is via Vienna.

Flight times:

From London - 3 hours 10 minutes; New York - 12 hours (including stopover).

Departure tax:


Other airports in North Macedonia (fyr Macedonia)

Ohrid St. Paul the Apostle Airport

Airport Code: OHD. Location: Website: Public transport description: N/A

Skopje Airport

Airport Code: SKP. Location: The airport is 17km (10.2 miles) from the city. Website: N/A. Public transport description: Taxis are available to the city centre (journey time - 25 to 30 minutes). There is no airport shuttle bus.

Travel by rail

Intercity trains operate between Skopje and and Belgrade (Serbia). Trains also run between Skopje and Thessaloniki (Greece). A daily train connects Skopje with Pristina (Kosovo).

Rail passes:

InterRail: offers unlimited first- or second-class travel in up to 29 European countries for European residents of over six months with two pass options. The Global Pass allows travel for 15 days, 22 days, one month, five days in 10 days or 10 days in 22 days across all countries. The One-Country Pass offers travel for three, four, six or eight days in one month in any of the countries except Bosnia & Herzegovina and Montenegro.

Travel is not allowed in the passenger's country of residence. Reductions are available for travellers under 26. Children under 12 are free when travelling with an adult using an Adult Pass. Supplements are required for some high-speed services, seat reservations and couchettes. Discounts are offered on Eurostar and some ferry routes. Available from (tel: +44 844 848 5848, in the UK;

Driving to North Macedonia (FYR Macedonia)

The international highway E-75 runs north to south from Serbia to Greece. There are also good road links to Bulgaria and Albania.

Getting to North Macedonia (FYR Macedonia) by boat

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