There are 14 ways to get from Amsterdam to Greek Islands by plane, ferry, train, car ferry, car or bus

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 Athens, travel  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Athens (ATH) AMS - ATH
  2. Travel from Athens to Greek Islands

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Fly Amsterdam to Santorini, Catamaran, travel  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Santorini (JTR) AMS - JTR
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Serifos
  3. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Athens, travel  •  7 h 57 min

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

Train to Brussels, fly to Athens, travel  •  8 h 11 min

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

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Athens, travel  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Athens (ATH) DUS - ATH
  3. Travel from Athens to Greek Islands

Fly Amsterdam to Mykonos, car ferry, travel  •  14 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Mykonos (JMK) AMS - JMK
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Paros
  3. Take the car ferry from Paros to Serifos
  4. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Athens, travel  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Athens (ATH) FRA - ATH
  3. Travel from Athens to Greek Islands

Fly Amsterdam to Syros Island, travel  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Syros Island (JSY) AMS - JSY
  2. Travel from Syros Island to Greek Islands

Train, car ferry, drive, Catamaran, travel  •  44 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bari Centrale Fb / ...
  5. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  6. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  7. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  8. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Train, bus, Catamaran, travel  •  47 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  5. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Bus, car ferry, travel  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Serifos
  4. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Bus, Catamaran, travel  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Athens
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  4. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Drive, train, travel  •  38 h 37 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. Travel from Kufstein to Greek Islands

Drive, Catamaran, travel  •  30 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Piraeus
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Serifos
  3. Travel from Serifos to Greek Islands

Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam and Greek Islands is 2230 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Greek Islands without a car is to train and bus and Catamaran and travel which takes 47 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Amsterdam to Greek Islands, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 15 min.

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Greek Islands is 1 h ahead of Amsterdam. It is currently 5:37 PM in Amsterdam and 6:37 PM in Greek Islands.

Aegean Airlines, Transavia Holland, KLM and six other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 123+ hotels available in Greek Islands. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Greek Islands.
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  • Distance: 1393.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Greek Islands, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Amsterdam to Greek Islands. However, you can take the train to Schiphol Airport, take the walk to Amsterdam airport, fly to Athens, then take the travel to Greek Islands. Alternatively, you can take the train to Schiphol Airport, take the walk to Amsterdam airport, fly to Santorini, take the drive to Santorini, take the Catamaran to Serifos, then take the travel to Greek Islands.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 Amsterdam to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,100
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
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
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 Amsterdam to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
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
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Mykonos via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Amsterdam to Syros Island via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Syros Island via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Syros Island via Frankfurt, Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Syros Island via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Syros Island via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Syros Island via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Syros Island via Zurich, Athens
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Santorini
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
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 Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
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
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Mykonos via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Mykonos via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Mykonos via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Mykonos via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Mykonos via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $100
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 Flughafen Fernb
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $240
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
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Sofia
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.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
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
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
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
17 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Santorini to Serifos
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $95
Car ferry from Piraeus to Serifos
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Paros
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$19 - $26
VIP
$35 - $50
Cabin
$18
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Paros to Serifos
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$15 - $21
Business
$19
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$108 - $109
2 bed inside cabin
$269 - $270
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Aegean Speed Lines
Phone
+30 2109690950
Email
info@aegeanspeedlines.gr
Website
aegeanspeedlines.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Serifos
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Schedules at
aegeanspeedlines.gr
Economy
$35 - $55
Car
$45 - $65
Exclusive
$55 - $80
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Serifos
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr

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