There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Astakós by bus, car, plane 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

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Astakós

$16 - $25

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Astakós 182.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, car ferry  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kefallinia (EFL) ATH - EFL
  2. Take the car ferry from Sami to Astakós

$120 - $321

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

KTEL Aitoloakarnanias operates a bus from Athens to Astakós 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Bus operators
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Athens to Astakós
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Ferry operators
Ionion P. Lines
Phone
+30 26740-22111
Email
ionionplines@gmail.com
Website
ionionpelagos.com
Car ferry from Sami to Astakós
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ionionpelagos.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Astakós is 238 km. The road distance is 292 km.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Astakós is to bus which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Athens to Astakós is to drive which takes 3 h 7 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Astakós. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

The bus from Athens to Astakós takes 4 h 50 min including transfers and departs three times a day.