List of tunnels in Albania

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This is a list of tunnels in Albania.

Road tunnels[edit]

Name Image Location Length Type Builder Opened
Thirrë-Kalimash Tunnel[1] Tunnel Thirra.jpg Kukës 5.6 km (3.5 mi) Twin-bore Bechtel, Enka 2010
Murriz Pass Tunnel[2] Dibër 3.25 km (2.02 mi) Twin-bore Gjoka Konstruksion u/c
Krrabë Pass Tunnel[3] Elbasan 2.58 km (1.60 mi), 2.32 km (1.44 mi) Twin-bore Aktor 2012
Llogara Pass Tunnel Vlorë - - - Proposed
Currila Tunnel Durrës 1.3 km (0.81 mi) Single-bore - Planned
Skërficë Tunnel Vlorë 998 m (3,274 ft) Single-bore - Planned
Balldren Tunnel Lezhë 850 m (2,790 ft) Single-bore - Planned
Qukës-Qafë Plloçë Tunnels Korçë 711 m (2,333 ft), 326 m (1,070 ft) Single-bore - u/c
Buall Pass Tunnel Dibër 465 m (1,526 ft) Single-bore - u/c
Lin-Pogradec Tunnel Pogradec 300 m (980 ft) Single-bore Pevlaku Sh.p.k u/c
Uji i Ftohtë Tunnel Vlorë 116 m (381 ft) Single-bore Albanian State -
Tujan Tunnel Dibër 70 m (230 ft) Single-bore Gjoka Konstruksion -

Rail tunnels[edit]

Albania's railway network consists of 25 tunnels at a total length of 11 km (6.8 mi).

Name Image Location Length Type Builder Opened
Thanë Pass Tunnel[4] Elbasan 3.015 km (1.873 mi) Single-bore Albanian State 1979
Murrash Tunnels Librazhd 918 m (3,012 ft), 250 m (820 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1972
Koshovicë Pass Tunnel Fier 758 m (2,487 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1985
Bishqem Tunnels Peqin 727 m (2,385 ft), 454 m (1,490 ft), 298 m (978 ft), 210 m (690 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1950
Mirakë Tunnels Elbasan 585 m (1,919 ft), 460 m (1,510 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1972
Hotolisht Tunnel Librazhd 414 m (1,358 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1974
Rrogozhinë Tunnel Rrogozhinë 390 m (1,280 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1947
Bushtricë Tunnel Kukës 340 m (1,120 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1974
Librazhd Tunnels Librazhd 308 m (1,010 ft), 280 m (920 ft), 252 m (827 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1974
Dragoshtun Tunnel Librazhd 236 m (774 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1974
Rrashbull Tunnel Durrës 212 m (696 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1949
Pishkash Tunnels Librazhd 160 m (520 ft), 145 m (476 ft), 90 m (300 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1974
Qukë Tunnels Elbasan 120 m (390 ft), 100 m (330 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1974
Xhyrë Tunnels Elbasan 120 m (390 ft), 85 m (279 ft) Single-bore Albanian State 1974

Underground tunnels[edit]

Name Image Location Length Type Builder Opened
Fan River Basin Tunnels Lezhë 13 km (8.1 mi), 12.5 km (7.8 mi) Single-bore Aydiner 2016
Moglicë Reservoir Tunnel Maliq 10.7 km (6.6 mi) Single-bore Starkraft 2017
Skrapar Micro Tunnel Skrapar 1.16 km (0.72 mi) Single-bore TAP AG u/c

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