There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Larissa by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη

$19 - $25

5 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Larissa

Bus KTEL Magnesias  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Volos
  2. Take the bus from Volos to Larissa

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Larissa 221.3 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Thessaloniki, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ATH - SKG
  2. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Λάρισα

$40 - $137

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  6 h 32 min

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

$84 - $273

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Larissa is to train which costs 16€ - 22€ and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Larissa is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Athens and Larissa is 216 km. The road distance is 354.1 km.

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The train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα takes 4 h including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Larissa. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Αθήνα and arriving at Λάρισα. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Athens to Larissa 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, KTEL Larisas operates a bus from Athens to Larissa every 4 hours, and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki via Paros
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$24 - $35
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Λάρισα
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$10 - $14
First Class
$12 - $16
Bus operators
KTEL Larisas
Phone
2410 567.600
Website
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Volos to Larissa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Larissa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
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
Schedules at
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Volos to Larissa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
ktelvolou.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Larissa
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr

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