Travel from Athens-Greece to Cappadocia-Turkey

Bus or fly from Athens to Cappadocia?

Turkish Airlines, Aegean Airlines and Pegasus Airlines fly from Athens to Cappadocia 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Cappadocia via Istanbul Otogar in around 26 hours.

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How to get from Athens to Cappadocia

ModeDurationPrice
From Στ.Μοναστηρακι subway to Athens airport, fly to Nevsehir airport, then taxi to Cappadocia.7 h 6 min$220
From Στ.Μοναστηρακι subway to Athens airport, fly to Kayseri airport, bus to Kayseri, then bus to Cappadocia.9 h 54 min$108
From Athens bus to Istanbul, bus to Pendik, train to Konya, then bus to Göreme.24 h 57 min$95
From Athens bus to Istanbul Otogar then bus to Göreme.26 h$93
From Athens train to Alexandroupoli, walk to Alexandroupoli, bus to Kesan, bus to Gebze, train to Konya, then bus to Göreme.31 h 21 min$127
From Στ.Θησειου subway to Στ.Πειραια, walk to Piraeus, car ferry to Kos, ferry to Bodrum, walk to Bodrum, bus to Avanos, then bus to Göreme.31 h 47 min$149
From Athens drive to Cappadocia.20 h 7 min$335

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

It takes approximately 7 hours 6 minutes to get from Athens to Cappadocia, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Athens and Cappadocia?

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Cappadocia. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Göreme via Istanbul Otogar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 hours.

Operators from Athens to Cappadocia

OperatorPhoneWebsite
OASAOASA
Turkish AirlinesTurkish Airlines
Aegean AirlinesAegean Airlines
Pegasus AirlinesPegasus Airlines
SunExpressSunExpress
Havas444 0 487Havas
Kamil Koc+90 224 294 55 62Kamil Koc
Crazy Holidays2310-241545Crazy Holidays
Ozlem Tours+38120 411090Ozlem Tours
Turkish Railways (TCDD)+90 444 8 233Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Greek Railways (OSE)Greek Railways (OSE)
MetroTurizmMetroTurizm
Blue Star Ferries+30-210-8919800Blue Star Ferries
Bodrum FerryboatBodrum Ferryboat