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There are 11 ways to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece by plane, train, bus, night train 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 Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki  •  6h 31m

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

€67 - €187

Cheapest option

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Rhodes (RHO) AMS - RHO

€62 - €268

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Heraklion  •  6h 4m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Heraklion (HER) AMS - HER

€66 - €226

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens  •  6h 51m

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

€80 - €195

Fly Rotterdam to Heraklion  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Heraklion (HER) RTM - HER

€185 - €297

Train, bus  •  37h 1m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt Airport Terminal 1 to Mannheim Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Ic

€123 - €279

Train, bus via Budapest  •  41h 57m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld Rjx
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szeged Ic / ...
  4. Take the bus from Szeged to Athens

€258 - €412

Night train, bus  •  44h 18m

  1. Take the night train from Utrecht Centraal to Wien Hbf Nj
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Most SNP 901
  3. Take the bus from Bratislava to Athens

€199 - €252

Bus  •  46h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Prague N67
  2. Take the bus from Praha to Athens

€137 - €152

Bus via Lapovo  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the bus from Gouda to Batočina
  2. Take the bus from Batočina to Athens

Drive  •  26h 1m

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Athens 2806.3 km

€350 - €550

Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece by train, tram and bus

The journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Greece is around 3 days 15h and covers a distance of around 3065 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 15h. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Railjet and others, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Athens. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3 days 15h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 15h
Journey distance:
3065 km
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
257 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
18:07
Last service departs at:
18:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece train, tram and bus schedules

Netherlands → Greece
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International entry into Greece from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Greece, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Greece with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Greece from Netherlands

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Cyprus, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Australia, Bahrain, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, China, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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Rules to follow in Greece

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Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Greece from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Greece is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Greece is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Greece is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

No, returning to Netherlands from Greece is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece is to fly, which costs €80 - €200 and takes 6h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece is to fly which costs €65 - €230 and takes 6h 4m.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Greece is 1978 km. The road distance is 2806.3 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece without a car is to train and bus which takes 37h 1m and costs €120 - €280.

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It takes approximately 6h 31m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece is to fly which takes 6h 31m and costs €65 - €190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €130 - €160 and takes 46h 36m.

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

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Greece is 1h ahead of Alphen aan den Rijn. It is currently 7:50 PM in Alphen aan den Rijn and 8:50 PM in Greece.

Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece is 2806 km. It takes approximately 26h 1m to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece.

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Austrian Airlines, Bulgaria Air, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Greece.
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  • Distance: 1978.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 31m

What companies run services between Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands and Greece?

Transavia Holland, Lufthansa and 10 other airlines fly from Alphen aan den Rijn to Thessaloníki every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Athens via Schiphol, Airport, Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, Praha, Athens, and Στ.Νεοσ Κοσμοσ in around 46h 36m.

Airlines
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €950
Flights from Rotterdam to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €1200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €410
TUI Airlines Netherlands
Website
tui.nl
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€350 - €650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Heraklion via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€350 - €650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €3000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes via Chania
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €3000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€220 - €430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€260 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€180 - €440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €850
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€220 - €430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€180 - €440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1200
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €450
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €430
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €450
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €430
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes via Sofia
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€95 - €1100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €550
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €500
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rhodes via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €2100
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 Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €80
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€30 - €50
1st Class
€55 - €80
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
10h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€130 - €200
Website
Railjet
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Utrecht Centraal to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Frankfurt Airport Terminal 1 to Mannheim Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Book at
Nomago
Economy
€8 - €12
Premium
€10 - €15
Family&friends
€12 - €17
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
FP Travel
Phone
+302105233969
Email
fptravel@otenet.gr
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Szeged to Athens
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€80 - €85
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
RegioJet
Slovak Lines Express a.s.
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Vienna Main train station to Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Wien Hbf to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Slovak Lines
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Central Station to Bratislava,,Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Prague
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Athens
Ave. Duration
27h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€90
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Praha to Athens
Ave. Duration
31h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Garo Reisen
Phone
+381 20 333 733
Email
garoreisen@gmail.com
Website
garo-reisen.rs
Bus from Gouda to Batočina
Ave. Duration
30h 19m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
garo-reisen.rs
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.com
Bus from Batočina to Athens
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Schedules at
siamostours.com

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