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There are 14 ways to get from Netherlands to Greece by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Amsterdam to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) AMS - SKG

$90 - $245

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Fly Weeze to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Weeze (NRN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) NRN - SKG

$69 - $258

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Fly Amsterdam to Irakleion  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Irakleion (HER) AMS - HER

$118 - $344

Fly Amsterdam to Athens  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Athens (ATH) AMS - ATH

$92 - $282

Fly Eindhoven to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) EIN - SKG

$196 - $338

Fly Eindhoven to Athens  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Athens (ATH) EIN - ATH

$103 - $375

Train to Brussels, fly to Athens  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Athens (ATH) BRU - ATH

$94 - $294

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Thessaloniki  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) DUS - SKG

$115 - $326

Train, bus Siamos Tours  •  36 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...
  4. Take the bus from Budapest to Athens

$339 - $510

Train  •  45 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd D
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$354 - $554

Bus  •  45 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens

$111 - $217

Train, bus Crazy Holidays  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq

$148 - $193

Drive, train  •  28 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Athens

$475 - $700

Drive  •  27 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Athens 1766.3 miles

$430 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Netherlands to Greece is to fly which costs 55€ - 230€ and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Netherlands to Greece is to fly which costs 100€ - 300€ and takes 5 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Netherlands to Greece. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Athens via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Netherlands to Greece. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Athens via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Wien Hbf, Beograd and Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 35 min.

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The distance between Netherlands and Greece is 1951 km. The road distance is 2826.1 km.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Greece without a car is to train and bus which takes 36 h 39 min and costs 290€ - 450€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Netherlands to Greece, including transfers.

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Netherlands to Greece bus services, operated by BG Razpisanie, depart from Amsterdam station.

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Netherlands to Greece train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Greece is to fly which takes 6 h 14 min and costs 75€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 300€ - 490€ and takes 45 h 35 min, you could also bus, which costs 95€ - 190€ and takes 45 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Netherlands to Greece.
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  • Distance: 1219.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Netherlands and Greece?

Transavia Holland, Air Serbia and five other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Athens via Frankfurt, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Wien Hbf, Beograd, and Thessaloniki in around 45 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Eindhoven to Thessaloniki via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens via Malta
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Weeze to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
20 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
36 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$280 - $360
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$61 - $65
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Netherlands to Greece bus services, operated by Valeross, arrive at Athens station.

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Greece is 1 h ahead of Netherlands. It is currently 8:34 PM in Netherlands and 9:34 PM in Greece.

Netherlands to Greece train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), arrive at Athens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Netherlands to Greece is 2826 km. It takes approximately 27 h 17 min to drive from Netherlands to Greece.

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Aegean Airlines, Transavia Holland, Air Baltic and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Greece. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 10€.

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