There are 9 ways to get from Athens to Alhambra by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly to Granada  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Granada (GRX) ATH - GRX

$144 - $614

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Fly to Malaga, train  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Malaga (AGP) ATH - AGP
  2. Take the train from Malaga to Antequera-Santa Ana
  3. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Granada

$134 - $426

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Fly to Almeria, train  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Almeria (LEI) ATH - LEI
  2. Take the train from Almeria to Granada

$209 - $667

Fly to Sevilla, train  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Sevilla (SVQ) ATH - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Granada

$171 - $489

Train, bus and ferry  •  44 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Alessandria Fb / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Alessandria to Granada

$295 - $461

Bus, carferry, train, bus and ferry via Parma  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the carferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Parma Fb / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Parma to Granada

$287 - $595

Bus, carferry, train, bus and ferry  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the carferry from Patras to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari - CCIAA to Trani - Stazione FF. SS.
  4. Take the train from Trani to Caserta Ic
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Caserta to Granada

$338 - $623

Bus, train  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Almeria
  3. Take the train from Almeria to Granada Ir

$215 - $268

Drive  •  37 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Alhambra 2457.3 miles

$550 - $900

Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Alhambra is 2399 km. The road distance is 3931.8 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Alhambra without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 44 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 19 min to get from Athens to Alhambra, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Granada Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Alhambra is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 1:50 AM in Athens and 12:50 AM in Alhambra.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Alhambra is 3932 km. It takes approximately 37 h 53 min to drive from Athens to Alhambra.

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Air Europa, Aegean Airlines, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Granada Airport.

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There are 1435+ hotels available in Alhambra. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Athens to Alhambra.
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  • Distance: 1499.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 19 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Alhambra, Andalusia, Spain?

Iberia, Vueling Airlines and three other airlines fly from Athens to Alhambra 5 times a day.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Athens to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Athens to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Granada via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Granada via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Athens to Almeria via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Athens to Almeria via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Athens to Almeria via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Athens to Almeria via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Athens to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Granada via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Granada via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Athens to Almeria via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Krakow
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Athens to Almeria via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Athens to Almeria via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Granada via Manchester
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Almeria via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Malaga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Malaga via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Sevilla via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Almeria to Granada
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malaga to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
renfe.com
Train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Granada
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Granada
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Alessandria
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Parma
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trani to Caserta
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Alessandria to Granada
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Parma to Granada
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Caserta to Granada
Ave. Duration
33 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
STP Societa Trasporti Provinciale SPA
Phone
080/9752672
Email
stptrani@stpspa.it
Website
stpspa.it
Bus from Bari - CCIAA to Trani - Stazione FF. SS.
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stpspa.it
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Athens to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Athens to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $80
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Almeria
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$154
Schedules at
dary.bg
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98
Aircraft-type seats
$115
2 bed inside cabin
$296
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$93 - $94
Aircraft-type seats
$105 - $107
2 bed inside cabin
$262 - $265
3 bed outside cabin
$210 - $270

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