Tirana - Durres Railway

Tirana - Durres Railway

Locations

Type

Rail

Status

Announced/Under Negotiation

Total Reported Cost

92.0 million EUR

Initiatives

Start Date

June 21 2016

Start of Construction

Planned Completion Date

Contractors

Consultants

Funders

Source(s) Amount
36,870,000 EUR

Description

The railway project is in part to rehabilitate approximately 34km of rail track between the cities of Durres and Capital Tirana, alongside the construction of 5km rail segment to connect the existing track to the Tirana International Mother Teresa Airport.

The rail track will feed into Route 2 of the Western Balkans Core Network, operating to connect the cities of Podgorica in Montenegro and Vlore in Albania.