There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Alexandria by plane, bus 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 Borg El Arab  •  4 h 54 min

  1. ATH - HBE

$125 - $487

Cheapest option

Fly to Cairo, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. ATH - CAI

$112 - $432

1 alternative option

Drive  •  40 h 22 min

  1. 2170.2 miles

$500 - $800

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Alexandria, Egypt?

Egyptair and Aegean Airlines fly from Athens to Alexandria 3 times a week.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Athens to Cairo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Athens to Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Athens to Cairo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Cairo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Alexandria is 943 km. The road distance is 3472 km.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Alexandria is to fly and bus which costs 95€ - 370€ and takes 8 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Athens to Alexandria is to fly which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 100€ - 420€.

It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Athens to Alexandria, including transfers.