There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Bari by plane, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

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Fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Bari (BRI) ATH - BRI

$71 - $356

4 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  18 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the bus from Brindisi to Bari

$120 - $148

Bus, car ferry  •  19 h 12 min

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

$113 - $296

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  29 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Sami
  2. Take the car ferry from Sami to Bari

$95 - $197

Drive, car ferry  •  18 h 27 min

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

$123 - $318

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Bari is to bus and ferry and car ferry which costs 80€ - 180€ and takes 29 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Bari is to fly which costs 60€ - 320€ and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Athens and Bari is 683 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Athens to Bari, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Bari. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Bari via Fier and Brindisi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 59 min.

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Athens to Bari bus services, operated by Albtrans sh.p.k, depart from Λαου station.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Bari.
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  • Distance: 427.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

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

Volotea and Aegean Airlines fly from Athens to Bari 6 times a week.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $490
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $420
Bus operators
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Fier
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Brindisi to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
marozzivt.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
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Sami
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$92 - $93
Aircraft-type seats
$104 - $105
2 bed inside cabin
$261 - $262
3 bed outside cabin
$210 - $260
Ventouris Ferries
Phone
+30 210 4828001
Email
booking@ventourisferries.com
Website
ventourisferries.com
Car ferry from Sami to Bari
Ave. Duration
19 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Schedules at
ventourisferries.com
DECK
$68
AIRTYPE SEATS
$74
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$153

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