There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Alexandroupoli by plane, bus, train, car ferry 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  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) ATH - AXD

$69 - $167

Cheapest option

Bus via Soufli  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Soufli Express
  2. Take the bus from Soufli to Alexandroupoli

$46 - $66

4 alternative options

Bus KTEL Rodopis  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Komotini
  2. Take the bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli

$94 - $97

Train  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$52 - $72

Car ferry  •  28 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Myrina
  2. Take the car ferry from Myrina to Samothraki
  3. Take the car ferry from Samothraki to Alexandroupolis

$105 - $324

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Laurio
  2. Take the car ferry from Laurio to Kavala
  3. Drive from Kavala to Alexandroupoli

$131 - $188

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Alexandroupoli is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Alexandroupoli is to fly which costs 55€ - 150€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Athens and Alexandroupoli is 369 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Athens to Alexandroupoli, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Alexandroupoli. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Alexandroupoli via Komotini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Athens to Alexandroupoli. However, there are services departing from Αθήνα and arriving at Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι via Θεσσαλονίκη. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 58 min.

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

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Athens to Alexandroupoli 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Alexandroupoli via Komotini in around 9 h 41 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Alexandroupolis
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Alexandroupolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Bus operators
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Athens to Komotini
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Athens to Soufli
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Soufli to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Myrina
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$75 - $230
Business
$225
4 bed inside cabin
$100
Car ferry from Laurio to Kavala
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$100 - $140
Business
$138
Saos Ferries
Phone
+30 25510 38503
Email
info@saos.gr
Website
saos.gr
Car ferry from Myrina to Samothraki
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
saos.gr
Car ferry from Samothraki to Alexandroupolis
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $75
Schedules at
saos.gr
Economy
$19
Car
$71

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