The cheapest times to fly from TIA to SEA are

  • January 15th to June 24th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 9th, April 23rd, and June 4th)
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from TIA to SEA is early March. Prices can be as high as $1605 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $711 for Wednesday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Seattle

Flying from Tirana (TIA) to Seattle, WA (SEA) will usually cost between $717 to $1324 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $737. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1451. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $714 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $791 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TIA to SEA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the TIA to SEA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

TIA to SEA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TIA to SEA flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Tirana. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SEA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into TIA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Seattle, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Tirana. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $100 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $850. Return trip prices are from the SEA to TIA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from TIA to SEA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TIA to SEA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from TIA to SEA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (TIA > LGW > SEA)

  • Price for both tickets: $685
  • Average savings: $107 (13.46%)

See TIA to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (TIA > CPH > SEA)

  • Price for both tickets: $700
  • Average savings: $91 (11.5%)

See TIA to LGW flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (TIA > AMS > SEA)

  • Price for both tickets: $708
  • Average savings: $84 (10.56%)

See TIA to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from TIA to SEA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Seattle/Tacoma International Airport to Tirana International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5870 miles or 9447 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from TIA to SEA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TIA to SEA flight is about 11 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Tirana and Seattle, WA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from TIA to SEA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TIA
Origination airport name Tirana International Airport
City Tirana
Country Albania
Latitude 41.4
Longitude 19.7

Return Airport

Destination code SEA
Destination airport name Seattle/Tacoma International Airport
City Seattle, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -122.3


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