There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Chalkidikí by train, taxi, bus, car, car ferry or plane

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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Train, taxi  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take a taxi from Thessaloniki to Chalkidikí

$128 - $167

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis to Polygyros

$77 - $87

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Mantoúdi
  2. Take the car ferry from Mantoúdi to Volos
  3. Drive from Volos to Chalkidikí

Fly to Thessaloniki, taxi  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ATH - SKG
  2. Take a taxi from Thessaloniki to Chalkidikí

$117 - $230

Fly to Kavala, drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kavala (KVA) ATH - KVA
  2. Drive from Kavala to Chalkidikí

$85 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Chalkidikí is to bus which costs 65€ - 75€ and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Chalkidikí is to fly and taxi which costs 95€ - 200€ and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Athens and Chalkidikí is 272 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Chalkidikí without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6 h 29 min and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Athens to Chalkidikí, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Ellinair, Ryanair and Olympic Air offer flights from Athens Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 259+ hotels available in Chalkidikí. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 9€.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Chalkidikí.
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  • Distance: 169.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Athens to Chalkidikí via Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis and Polygyros in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Athens to Kavala
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens to Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
KTEL Chalkidikis
Phone
2310 316555
Email
info@ktel-chalkidikis.gr
Website
ktel-chalkidikis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis to Polygyros
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ktel-chalkidikis.gr
Ferry operators
Anes Ferries
Phone
210 5237613
Email
info@anes.gr
Website
anes.gr
Car ferry from Mantoúdi to Volos
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
anes.gr
Other operators
Taxi from Thessaloniki to Chalkidikí
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Kaisidis
Phone
+30 694 421 4666
Website
taxi-thessaloniki.com
Lazarou E. taxi
Phone
+30 231 044 5282

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