There are 10 ways to get from Athens to Ancona by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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 Ancona  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ancona (AOI) ATH - AOI

$131 - $665

Cheapest option

Fly to Rome Ciampino, train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) ATH - CIA
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona

$73 - $245

8 alternative options

Fly to Bologna, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Bologna (BLQ) ATH - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona

$87 - $330

Fly to Rome, train  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome (FCO) ATH - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona

$102 - $308

Train, bus and ferry via Kalambaka  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka 884
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona

$132 - $199

Train, bus and ferry  •  16 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa Ic 58 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Ancona

$140 - $206

Bus, bus and ferry  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Ancona

$159 - $219

Drive, car ferry Minoan Lines  •  22 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona

$113 - $287

Bus, car ferry  •  24 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona

$124 - $348

Drive, car ferry via Bari  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  3. Drive from Bari to Ancona

$197 - $446

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Ancona, Italy?

Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines and easyJet fly from Athens to Ancona 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from Athens to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Athens to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Ancona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$22 - $30
First Class
$28 - $40
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$20 - $27
First Class
$25 - $35
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
$110 - $170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Ancona
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$82 - $86
Airplane economy seats
$97 - $101
2-berth outside
$200 - $240
3-berth outside shower
$180 - $220
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
$100 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$104
Aircraft-type seats
$122
2 bed inside cabin
$316
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$113 - $114
2 bed inside cabin
$282 - $283
3 bed outside cabin
$230 - $280

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Athens to Ancona?

The distance between Athens and Ancona is 1061 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Athens to Ancona?

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Ancona is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 200€ and takes 9 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Athens to Ancona?

The quickest way to get from Athens to Ancona is to fly and train which takes 8 h 7 min and costs 70€ - 270€.

Is there a direct bus between Athens and Ancona?

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Ancona via Trikala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Athens to Ancona?

It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to get from Athens to Ancona, including transfers.