There are 13 ways to get from Athens to France by plane, train, bus, car ferry, night train 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 Nice  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Nice (NCE) ATH - NCE

$109 - $334

Cheapest option

Fly to Marseille  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Marseille (MRS) ATH - MRS

$91 - $344

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Fly to Lyon  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Lyon (LYS) ATH - LYS

$114 - $370

Fly to Toulouse  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Toulouse (TLS) ATH - TLS

$92 - $322

Fly to Paris Orly  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Paris Orly (ORY) ATH - ORY

$113 - $374

Fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ATH - CDG

$97 - $322

Fly to Geneva, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Geneva (GVA) ATH - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu

$115 - $338

Bus, train  •  32 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka
  2. Take the train from Hegyeshalom to Stuttgart Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$368 - $504

Bus Korona Travel  •  39 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka Korona Travel
  2. Take the bus from Rajka to Paris 795

$187 - $237

Bus, car ferry, nighttrain  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the nighttrain from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon

$261 - $539

Bus EAAA  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Paris

$106 - $198

Drive, car ferry  •  36 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
  3. Drive from Venice to Paris

$311 - $582

Drive  •  27 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Paris 1803.6 miles

$430 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to France is to fly which costs 75€ - 300€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to France is to fly which costs 75€ - 300€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Athens and France is 2026 km. The road distance is 2885.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Athens to France, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to France. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Hotel De Ville via Rajka and Porte De Bagnolet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and France?

Aegean Airlines, Air France and 10 other airlines fly from Athens to Nice hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Paris via Rajka, Paris, and Porte De Bagnolet in around 39 h 11 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Athens to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Athens to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Athens to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Athens to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Athens to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Lyon via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $8,000
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $8,000
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $8,000
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Athens to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Athens to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Athens to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Athens to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Athens to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Marseille via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Athens to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Athens to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Athens to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Athens to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Athens to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Nice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Athens to Marseille via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Athens to Lyon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Athens to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Athens to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Athens to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Athens to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Lyon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Athens to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Marseille via Santorini
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Toulouse via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hegyeshalom to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Rajka
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Rajka to Paris
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Paris
Ave. Duration
33 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Paris
Ave. Duration
37 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$119 - $121
2 bed inside cabin
$313 - $316
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$80
Airplane economy seats
$94
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $200

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