There are 8 ways to get from Alicante to Athens by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Alicante  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Athens (ATH) ALC - ATH

$112 - $474

7 alternative options

Train to Valencia, fly  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Athens (ATH) VLC - ATH

$117 - $406

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  43 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord Tlg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Bologna
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
  4. Take the train from Λάρισα to Αθήνα

$281 - $429

Bus Yubim  •  2 days 8 h

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

$166 - $240

Train, bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants Em / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv
  4. Take the train from Nice Ville to Breclav R / ...
  5. Take the bus from Brodske to Athens

$422 - $528

Bus Dary Commerce  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Athens

$231

Bus, car ferry  •  3 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Venecia
  2. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$260 - $561

Drive  •  34 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Athens 2254.5 miles

$500 - $800

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Athens is to fly which costs 95€ - 410€ and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Athens is to fly which costs 95€ - 410€ and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Alicante and Athens is 2110 km. The road distance is 3607.2 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Alicante to Athens, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Athens. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Athens via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8 h.

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What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Athens, Greece?

Swiss, Vueling Airlines and 15 other airlines fly from Alicante to Athens hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alicante to Athens via Sofia in around 2 days 8 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Memmingen
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Malta
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Valencia to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Brussels
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,800
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Brussels
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Alicante to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Valencia to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Λάρισα to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$24 - $35
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Russian Railways
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Valencia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Alicante to Sofia
Ave. Duration
43 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Union Ivkoni
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brodske to Athens
Ave. Duration
19 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Alicante to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$154
Schedules at
dary.bg
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$119 - $121
2 bed inside cabin
$314 - $317
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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