There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Elafonisos by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Bus KTEL Lakonias  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Neápolis

Cheapest option

Fly to Kythira  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kythira (KIT) ATH - KIT

$70 - $250

3 alternative options

Ferry, travel  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Spetses
  2. Travel from Spetses to Elafonisos

Bus Kythera Island Buses  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Neápolis

Fly to Milos, travel  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Milos (MLO) ATH - MLO
  2. Travel from Milos to Elafonisos

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Elafonisos is to fly which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Elafonisos is to fly which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Athens and Elafonisos is 176 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Elafonisos without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Athens to Elafonisos, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Athens to Elafonisos is to bus which takes 5 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Kythira Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Athens Airport to Kythira Airport.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Elafonisos. 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 Elafonisos.
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  • Distance: 110 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Elafonisos, Peloponnese, Greece?

KTEL Lakonias operates a bus from Athens to Elafonisos 3 times a day, and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Athens to Elafonisos twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Kythira
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Athens to Milos
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Kythira
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Athens to Milos
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Bus operators
KTEL Lakonias
Phone
2731026441
Email
info@ktel-lakonias.gr
Website
ktel-lakonias.gr
Bus from Athens to Neápolis
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
ktel-lakonias.gr
Kythera Island Buses
Website
kythera.gr
Bus from Athens to Neápolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
kythera.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Spetses
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$27 - $40
Business
$35

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