There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Volos by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Volos

$35

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Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the train from Larissa to Volos Λάρισα - Βόλος

$24 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Volos 203.8 miles

$45 - $75

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Volos. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Athens to Volos. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Volos via Larissa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Athens and Volos is 168 km. The road distance is 326.1 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Volos without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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The bus from Athens to Volos takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Athens to Volos bus services, operated by KTEL Magnesias, depart from Athens station.

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Athens to Volos train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Volos is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 48 min.

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Athens to Volos bus services, operated by KTEL Magnesias, arrive at Volos station.

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Athens to Volos train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), arrive at Volos station.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Volos.
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  • Distance: 104.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

KTEL Magnesias operates a bus from Athens to Volos 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Athens to Volos via Larissa in around 5 h 48 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$23 - $35
Train from Larissa to Volos
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$5 - $6
First Class
$5 - $7
Bus operators
KTEL Magnesias
Phone
0030-24210-25248
Email
ktelvol@otenet.gr
Website
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Athens to Volos
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ktelvolou.gr

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Volos is 326 km. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Athens to Volos.

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There are 526+ hotels available in Volos. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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