There are several airlines that fly from Europe direct to Alexander the Great Airport, 21km from Skopje (Macedonia's capital city), Macedonia's main airport. Airlines include Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines, SAS Scandanavian airlines while United Etihad and Qatar Airlines do connecting flights through Europe onto Skopje.
There are a few international airlines that fly to Ohrid's St Paul the Apostle Airport, with regular flights arriving from the UK, Serbia, Switzerland and Israel. The airport lies 10km from the main town and there is no public transport available from the airport. Taxis are available for a set fee.
It takes approximately two and a half hours to drive from Skopje to Ohrid. Car rentals are available from both airports. There are several crossing points from surrounding countries. The bus station lies 1.5km northeast of the old town and a fixed fee taxi is available.