There are 6 ways to get from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa by plane, bus, car ferry, train 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

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ioannina (IOA) ATH - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Karditsa

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Σκα to Καρδίτσα Αθήνα - Καλαμπάκα

$40 - $54

4 alternative options

Fly to Skiathos, car ferry, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Skiathos (JSI) ATH - JSI
  2. Take the car ferry from Skiathos to Volos
  3. Take the bus from Volos to Karditsa

Bus KTEL Grevenon  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Karditsa

$52

Bus KTEL Karditsas  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Karditsa

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa 197.8 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa is to train which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Athens Airport (ATH) and Karditsa is 237 km. The road distance is 316.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa. However, there are services departing from Αερολιμενασ Αθηνων(Τερμα) and arriving at Karditsa via Athens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa. However, there are services departing from Αεροδρόμιο and arriving at Καρδίτσα via Σκα. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Ioannina Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa.
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  • Distance: 148 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Athens Airport (ATH), Greece and Karditsa, Greece?

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, KTEL Grevenon operates a bus from Athens Airport (ATH) to Karditsa once daily. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Athens to Skiathos
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Athens to Skiathos
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Σκα to Καρδίτσα
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$17 - $23
First Class
$22 - $29
Bus operators
KTEL Karditsas
Phone
24410 21411
Email
info@ktel-karditsas.gr
Website
ktel-karditsas.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Karditsa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktel-karditsas.gr
Bus from Volos to Karditsa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
ktel-karditsas.gr
Bus from Athens to Karditsa
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ktel-karditsas.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Volos to Karditsa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Karditsa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Skiathos to Volos
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$14 - $19
Business
$17
Anes Ferries
Phone
210 5237613
Email
info@anes.gr
Website
anes.gr
Car ferry from Skiathos to Volos
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
anes.gr

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