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There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Gythio by 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.

Recommended option

Bus KTEL Korinthias  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Corinth Isthmos
  2. Take the bus from Isthmos to Gýtheio

$26 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus KTEL Lakonias  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Athens - KTEL Kifisou to Sparti
  2. Take the bus from Sparti to Gýtheio

$4 - $7

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3h 9m

  1. Drive from Athens to Gythio 174.3 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Gythio is to bus which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 5h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Gythio is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Gythio. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Gýtheio via Isthmos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 12m.

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The distance between Athens and Gythio is 170 km. The road distance is 278.9 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Gythio without a car is to bus which takes 5h 12m and costs 22€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Athens to Gythio, including transfers.

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Athens to Gythio bus services, operated by Ktel Ileias, depart from Athens station.

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Athens to Gythio bus services, operated by KTEL Korinthias, arrive at Gýtheio station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Gythio is 279 km. It takes approximately 3h 9m to drive from Athens to Gythio.

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There are 157+ hotels available in Gythio. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Gythio.
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  • Distance: 105.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Gythio, Greece?

You can take a bus from Athens to Gythio via Isthmos in around 5h 12m.

Bus operators
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Athens to Corinth Isthmos
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Schedules at
ktelileias.gr
KTEL Korinthias
Phone
27410 754 10
Email
ktel-kor2@kor.forthnet.gr
Website
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Isthmos to Gýtheio
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Sparti to Gýtheio
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr
KTEL Lakonias
Phone
2731026441
Email
info@ktel-lakonias.gr
Website
ktel-lakonias.gr
Bus from Athens - KTEL Kifisou to Sparti
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
ktel-lakonias.gr
Bus from Sparti to Gýtheio
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
ktel-lakonias.gr

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