There are 5 ways to get from Athens to İzmir by plane, car ferry, bus, 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  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Izmir (ADB) ATH - ADB

$61 - $181

4 alternative options

Car ferry  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Karlovasi Nissos Mykonos
  2. Take the car ferry from Karlovasi to Siğacık

Car ferry, bus  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Chíos
  2. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
  3. Take the bus from Cesme to Izmir Airport

$78 - $138

Car ferry, bus, train  •  19 h 38 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Mytilene
  2. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  3. Take the bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
  4. Take the train from Aliağa to Alsancak

$75 - $172

Drive  •  17 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Athens to İzmir 977.6 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to İzmir is to fly which costs 50€ - 160€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to İzmir is to fly which costs 50€ - 160€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Athens and İzmir is 303 km. The road distance is 1564.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Athens to İzmir, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and İzmir, Turkey?

Aegean Airlines flies from Athens to İzmir 4 times a week.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Izmir
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Train operators
Izban
Website
izban.com.tr
Train from Aliağa to Alsancak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
izban.com.tr
Bus operators
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Cesme to Izmir Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
havas.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Karlovasi
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $80
Economy
$41 - $47
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Karlovasi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$65 - $100
Business
$97
4 bed inside cabin
$88
Car ferry from Piraeus to Chíos
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $100
Business
$98
2 bed outside Cabin
$89
4 bed outside Cabin
$83
Car ferry from Piraeus to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $130
Business
$127
2 bed outside Cabin
$89
4 bed outside Cabin
$83
Turyol
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Karlovasi to Siğacık
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
EgeBerlik
Website
egebirlik.eu
Car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
egebirlik.eu
Erturk
Website
erturk.com.tr
Car ferry from Chíos to Çesme Port
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
erturk.com.tr
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
jaletour.com

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