There are 7 ways to get from Athens to Berat by bus, train, 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  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Ballsh

$50

6 alternative options

Train, drive  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Platy 600
  2. Take the train from Platý to Florina
  3. Drive from Stenje to Berat

$88 - $115

Bus KTEL Ioanninon  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Ioannina
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Ballsh

Drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Berat 376.9 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ioannina (IOA) ATH - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Ballsh

Fly to Tirana, drive  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Tirana (TIA) ATH - TIA
  2. Drive from Fier to Berat

Fly to Corfu, car ferry, bus, drive  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Corfu (CFU) ATH - CFU
  2. Take the car ferry from Corfu to Sarandë
  3. Take the bus from Sarandë to Vlorë
  4. Drive from Vlorë to Berat

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Berat, Albania?

Albtrans sh.p.k operates a bus from Athens to Berat twice daily. Tickets cost $50 and the journey takes 10 h 24 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Athens to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Platy
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$30 - $50
Train from Platý to Florina
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$10 - $13
First Class
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Ballsh
Ave. Duration
10 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Bus from Ioannina to Ballsh
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Sarandë to Vlorë
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Ferry operators
Ionian Seaways
Phone
+30 26610 38690
Website
ionianseaways.com
Car ferry from Corfu to Sarandë
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
ionianseaways.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Athens to Berat?

The distance between Athens and Berat is 443 km. The road distance is 603 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Berat is to bus which costs 40€ and takes 11 h 25 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Athens to Berat is to drive which takes 7 h 35 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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

It takes approximately 11 h 25 min to get from Athens to Berat, including transfers.