There are 10 ways to get from Athens to Stockholm by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night 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.

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Fly to Stockholm  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Stockholm (ARN) ATH - ARN

$96 - $241

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Fly to Stockholm Skavsta, train  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Stockholm Skavsta (NYO) ATH - NYO
  2. Take the train from Nyköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$79 - $231

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Fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) ATH - BMA

$197 - $619

Train, bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Copenhagen
  4. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$198 - $350

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Beograd
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Belgrade to Helsingborg
  3. Take the bus from Helsingborg to Stockholm 073 / ...

$166 - $221

Train, bus via Katowice  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Katowice
  3. Take the train from Katowice Dw autobusowy Piotra Skargi 8 peron 1 to Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz)
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
  5. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  6. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$311 - $533

Bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Szeged
  2. Take the bus from Szeged, Viztorony tér to Arad, autogara Transdara
  3. Take the bus from Arad to Stockholm

Bus, night train  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Ruse
  2. Take the night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  3. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Stockholm

$192 - $223

Drive  •  36 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Stockholm 2344.7 miles

$550 - $850

Drive, train  •  38 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm

$616 - $912

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Stockholm. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Stockholm via Belgrade and Helsingborg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3 h.

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The distance between Athens and Stockholm is 2408 km. The road distance is 3751.6 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Stockholm without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 0 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Athens to Stockholm, including transfers.

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Athens to Stockholm bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Stockholm is to fly which takes 6 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 17 h.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 35 min.

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Athens to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm station.

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Stockholm is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 6:06 PM in Athens and 5:06 PM in Stockholm.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Stockholm is 3752 km. It takes approximately 36 h 15 min to drive from Athens to Stockholm.

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  • Distance: 1505.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Stockholm, Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and 13 other airlines fly from Athens to Stockholm hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Stockholm via Szeged, Széchenyi tér, Tarján, Víztorony tér, Szeged, Viztorony tér, Arad, autogara Transdara, and Arad in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Skavsta via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Skavsta via Krakow
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Skavsta via Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Skavsta via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Skavsta via Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Skavsta via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Skavsta via Poznan
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Bromma via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Stockholm via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Nyköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $26
2nd Class Refundable
$19 - $27
1st Class Refundable
$26 - $35
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $19
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $24
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$30 - $50
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Katowice Dw autobusowy Piotra Skargi 8 peron 1 to Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz)
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
ms.mk
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Beograd
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Helsingborg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sindbad
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Szeged
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$92
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Szeged, Viztorony tér to Arad, autogara Transdara
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
regiojet.com
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Arad to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
40 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Athens to Ruse
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
tourist-service.com

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