There are 13 ways to get from Amsterdam to Greece by plane, train, bus 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.

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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 Amsterdam to Irakleion  •  5 h 59 min

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

$118 - $344

Fly Amsterdam to Athens  •  6 h 33 min

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

$92 - $282

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Athens  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Athens (ATH) EIN - ATH

$120 - $406

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Thessaloniki  •  8 h 20 min

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

$128 - $335

Train to Brussels, fly to Athens  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Athens (ATH) BRU - ATH

$150 - $363

Train to Rotterdam, fly to Irakleion  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Irakleion (HER) RTM - HER

$166 - $946

Train, bus via Thessaloniki  •  32 h 30 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 Bratislava-Petrzalka Rex
  4. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$317 - $481

Train, bus Siamos Tours  •  36 h 38 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

$341 - $523

Bus  •  47 h 15 min

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

$110 - $230

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

$150 - $196

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

$476 - $715

Drive  •  27 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Athens 1766.3 miles

$430 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Greece is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Greece is to fly which costs 100€ - 300€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Greece. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Athens via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 15 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Greece is 1984 km. The road distance is 2826.1 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Greece without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 30 min and costs 260€ - 410€.

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

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Greece is to fly which takes 6 h 14 min and costs 75€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 90€ - 200€ and takes 47 h 15 min.

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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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Amsterdam to Greece bus services, operated by Tourist Service Holding AD, arrive at Athens station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Greece.
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  • Distance: 1240.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Greece?

Transavia Holland, Air Serbia and four other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Athens via Sofia in around 47 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 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
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and 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 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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 30 min
When
Every day
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
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Rotterdam to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
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 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
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
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens via Malta
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
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
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
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
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $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 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $75
1st Class
$70 - $100
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
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 Bratislava-Petrzalka
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
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
$28 - $70
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
$290 - $370
Schedules at
georg-bg.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
$78
Schedules at
tourist-service.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
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.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
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr

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