There are 9 ways to get from Athens to Brindisi by plane, ferry, bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Brindisi  •  7 h 56 min

  1. ATH - BDS

$91 - $462

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  19 h 37 min

$50 - $132

7 alternative options

Fly to Corfu, ferry, bus  •  9 h 19 min

  1. ATH - CFU

$116 - $292

Fly to Bari, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. ATH - BRI

$89 - $382

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15 h 58 min

$107 - $137

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  16 h 35 min

  1. 884 / ...
  2. 880 / ...

$146 - $209

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  19 h 41 min

$113 - $263

Drive, car ferry  •  19 h 22 min

$74 - $143

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

Alitalia, Ryanair and six other airlines fly from Athens to Brindisi every 2 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Athens to Brindisi via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Athens to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $420
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Brindisi via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Brindisi via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Brindisi via Basel
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $490
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Palaeofarsalos
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$17 - $22
First Class
$21 - $28
Train from Palaiofarsalos to Trikala
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$5 - $6
First Class
$5 - $7
Train from Athens to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Otranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
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 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
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 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Trikala to Vlorë
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Athens to Agrinio
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Agrinio to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Sami
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiáto to Patras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Sami, Kefalonia to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$91
Aircraft-type seats
$109
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$189
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$219
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Kefallonia to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$84
AIRTYPE SEATS
$89
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$188
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
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$268 - $269
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Brindisi is 578 km.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Brindisi is to bus and car ferry which costs 40€ - 120€ and takes 19 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Athens to Brindisi is to fly and train which takes 6 h 45 min and costs 75€ - 330€.

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Brindisi. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Brindisi via Fier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from Athens to Brindisi, including transfers.