We operate the route from 1st April until 31th of October. However, charter rides are available upon request all year round.
No, our price is fixed – just 40 EUR to any destination of the route. Moreover, we will make special discounts for some rides. Stay tuned to our social networks to catch hot deals)
Sales start 9 days prior the date of ride. You also can set a reminder in our website for specific date and we will inform you when we open reservations.
No, we do not have strict limits for your belongings. Our vans/buses have enough space for it but if you plan to have with you more than average we kindly ask you to inform us before. We will keep it in mind to organize better service)
We offer the best fixed price for both, adults and children. Only infants are free of charge which travelling with parents without seat occupation.
For the moment we do not have an option for making round trip reservation but you always can make 2 separate bookings for initial and return rides on chosen dates.
It is not necessary, our bus attendant will have full list of all passengers. Just show your ID (passport, driver license) when you will get in the bus.
Regarding to route “Tirana - Saranda” you can get in the bus at following places: Start point (Tirana center), Durres Plepa, Vlora city. Regarding to return route “Saranda – Tirana” you can get in the bus at following places: Start point (Saranda port), Borsh, Himara, Vuno (Jale), Dhermi. Exact coordinates and description of all bus stops you can check at bus route map published in our website.
In most cases we organize door-to-door service because our route passes all main resort destinations. All that you need is to choose nearest destination point to your hotel during ticket reservation and later to tell our bus assistant name of your hotel/place. We will bring you right there safe and sound!
Final deadline for group collection is 2 days prior the date of ride. If at this point we could not collect the group you will get notification to your email with 2 options: 1) to change your date of ride to any another possible date 2) to cancel your reservation and get full refund to your credit card within 1 working day.
If you have not made a reservation yet follow this steps: 1) Go to homepage of www.rivierabus.com 2) Choose the route which you are interested in (Tirana – Saranda or Saranda – Tirana) 3) Choose the date which you are interested in. Detailed status of the ride will appear right side from the date. If you already made a reservation you will get notifications for every ride status change. You can also check the status of your ride in your personal account in our website. Types of ride status: Sales not started – sales on this date will start 30 days before the day of ride. Collecting the group – sales started, ride is not confirmed yet. We are collecting the group until 2 days prior the date of ride. Reservations on dates with this status are flexible (date changes and free cancellation are possible) until the moment when group is collected. Ride confirmed – we collected the group, ride is confirmed, reservations still available. All reservations on dates with this status become non-refundable. No ride – we could not collect the group for this date. All reservations which made before for this date are flexible (date changes and free cancellation are possible). Sold out – ride is confirmed, but we already sold out all seats.
Rides organized with comfortable air-conditioned vans/buses. During the ride we offer free Wi-Fi network and free soft drinks. We also provide free touristic maps and other materials. Our vans/buses are not equipped with onboard toilet but we will make some stops during the way by timetable and upon your request if needed. If you have any other problem/question our bus attendant will be at your service all the time during the ride.
Sure! If you have a group of 6+ travelers it means that your transfer is already confirmed and arranged! In this case we organize charter ride with special price only for your group. Pick up point and departure time can be on your choice as well as destination place. We can also organize door-to-door service right form Tirana Airport to your hotel/place. Free Wi-Fi and free drinks will be included. Feel free to send us request to firstname.lastname@example.org
Sure, we can organize private transfer between all main touristic destinations of Albania, Macedonia or Montenegro. Feel free to send us request to email@example.com
Simply write us email to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Terms and conditions
These terms and conditions, as may be amended from time to time, apply to all our services directly made available online, through any mobile device, by email or by telephone. By accessing, browsing and using www.rivierabus.com (The Website) and/or by completing a reservation, you acknowledge and agree to have read, understood and agreed to the terms and conditions set out below.
These pages, the content and infrastructure of these pages, and the online reservation service provided on these pages and through The Website (The Service) are owned, operated and provided by Kiselev Artem Alekseevich, registered by the law of Russian Federation as individual entrepreneur (RivieraBus) and are provided for your personal, non-commercial use only, subject to the terms and conditions set out below.
1. The Service
RivieraBus provides service for online ticket reservation on touristic bus route riding from Tirana to Saranda and back (with intermediate stops) according to timetable published in Website. Transportation of passengers is carried out by our partner company AIRPORT TAXI LLC. Cost of transportation is included in The Price of The Service.
2. The Price
The price for The Service which published in The Website always actual and guaranteed. The Price is fixed and does not depend on pick up and destination points as well as not depend on direction of the route. RivieraBus has rights to apply discounts for group requests and in cases of seasonal and other promotional actions.
Our website allows purchases online, and you can pay for The Service by using Visa or MasterCard bank cards. After accepting the purchase of The Service selected, a secure frame-window with the Tinkoff Bank processing service will open, where you need to enter the information of your bank card. 3D Secure is used for additional user verification. If your bank supports this technology, you will be redirected to their server for additional authentication. Please be informed that payment will be made in RUR (Russian rubles) since our company is registered in Russia. The conversion is carried out at the rate of Central Bank of Russia. Your bank issuing your credit card can also charge fees. You can find more information about additional authentication methods by contacting the bank, which issued the card to you.
4. Security guarantee
Tinkoff Bank online payment system protects and processes your bankcard information according to PCI DSS 3.0 security standard. The information to the payment system is sent encrypted with the use of SSL encryption technology. Further information processing is done through closed banking networks, which have the highest security measures in place. Tinkoff Bank & Rivierabus do not send or give your bankcard information to any third party. 3D Secure technology is used for additional user verification.
5. Online payments safety
The information you enter (name, address, phone number, email, credit card number) is confidential and is never shared with anyone. Your credit card information is always sent encrypted and is not stored on our Web-server. Bank guarantees the safety of all processed online payments. All operations done with the payment cards are done according to the requirements listed by VISA International, MasterCard, and other payments systems. Special technology is used to send the information to ensure security of online purchases, and the information is processed on a secure high-tech server of the processing company.
RivieraBus keeps your personal data safety and never share it with third parties. RivieraBus can use email address of the client for sending important information in emergency case or sending promotional offers about The Service.
7. Free benefits on board
During the ride every Client will get free soft drinks and water on board, access to free wifi network, free touristic information and assistance of the bus attendant. RivieraBus provides comfortable and air-conditioned buses/vans. There is no toilet on board however will be stops during the way as well as stops according to requests of Clients.
8. Guaranty of the ride on chosen date
RivieraBus not guarantee the ride until the collection of group. A group considered not less than 6 passengers on chosen date (in total for initial and return routes). Actual ride status for each date Client can check on The Website or in it's personal account.
9. Changes of reservation
Untill the group collected Client have right to change his reservation to another possible date according to bus timetable. Changes of pick up and destination point as well as changes of the direction of th route are not allowed.
10. Cancellation of reservation
Untill the group collected Client have right to cancel his reservation. In case of cancellation total amount which was blocked before on credit card of the Client will be fully refunded withing one working day.
11. Liability limitation
If you have any question regarding our policies, please contact us at email@example.com