Travel from Ankara to Athens

Bus or fly from Ankara to Athens?

Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and 2 other airlines fly from Ankara to Athens hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ankara to Athens via Istanbul Otogar in around 21 h 30 min.

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How to get from Ankara to Athens

From Meşrutiyet Mh.Atatürk Blv.Çankaya bus to Ankara airport, fly to Athens airport, then subway to Athens. 7 h 51 min $108. From Ankara bus to Istanbul Otogar then bus to Athens. 21 h 30 min $86. From Ankara train to Gebze, bus to Istanbul Otogar, then bus to Athens. 22 h 15 min $72. From Ankara train to Gebze, bus to Istanbul Otogar, bus to Alexandroupoli, walk to Alexandroupoli, then train to Athens. 26 h 10 min $101. From Ankara bus to Balikesir, bus to Ayvalik, walk to Ayvalık, car ferry to Mytilene, car ferry to Piraeus, walk to 2Ασ Μεραρχιασ, then line 049 bus to Παλ.Αγορα. 26 h 26 min $142. From Ankara drive to Athens. 16 h 3 min $283.
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    Ankara to Athens:

    1. Trip:
      1 Fly
      • One-Way approx: USD $79 - $214
      • Duration: 7 h 51 min
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      2 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $68 - $106
      • Duration: 21 h 30 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $68 - $106
        • Duration: 21 h 30 min
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      3 Train, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $36 - $76
      • Duration: 22 h 15 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $36 - $76
        • Duration: 22 h 15 min
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      4 Train Greek Railways (OSE), bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $74 - $118
      • Duration: 26 h 10 min
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        4 Train Greek Railways (OSE), bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $74 - $118
        • Duration: 26 h 10 min
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      5 Bus, car ferry
      • One-Way approx: USD $94 - $191
      • Duration: 26 h 26 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $94 - $191
        • Duration: 26 h 26 min
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      6 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $230 - $340
      • Duration: 16 h 3 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $230 - $340
        • Duration: 16 h 3 min
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