There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Meteora by train, bus or car
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Train • 5h 3m
$31 - $65
2 alternative options
Bus • 5h 36m
Drive • 4h 22m
$50 - $80
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Athens to Meteora is to bus which costs 40€ and takes 5h 36m.
The quickest way to get from Athens to Meteora is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4h 22m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Kalabaka. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 45m.
The distance between Athens and Meteora is 265 km. The road distance is 358.9 km.
The best way to get from Athens to Meteora without a car is to train which takes 5h 3m and costs 27€ - 60€.
It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Athens to Meteora, including transfers.
Athens to Meteora bus services, operated by KTEL Grevenon, depart from Athens station.
The best way to get from Athens to Meteora is to train which takes 5h 3m and costs 27€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ and takes 5h 36m.
Athens to Meteora bus services, operated by KTEL Grevenon, arrive at Kalabaka station.
Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Meteora is 359 km. It takes approximately 4h 22m to drive from Athens to Meteora.
What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Meteora, Thessaly, Greece?
Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Athens to Meteora once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 58m. Alternatively, KTEL Grevenon operates a bus from Athens to Meteora once daily. Tickets cost $46 and the journey takes 4h 45m.
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
- Ave. Duration
- 4h 58m
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $19 - $55
- Book at
- 2nd Class Ticket
- $19 - $24
- 1st Class Ticket
- $27 - $35
- InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
- $37 - $43
- InterCity 1st Class Ticket
- $46 - $51
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