There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Gevgelija by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Hersos Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$33 - $84

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Bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Gevgelija

$32 - $37

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Bus, night bus  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  2. Take the night bus from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija Θεσσαλονίκη - Βελιγράδι λεωφορείο

$49 - $53

Drive  •  5h 34m

  1. Drive from Athens to Gevgelija 548.9 km

$80 - $120

Fly, night bus  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ATH - SKG
  2. Take the night bus from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija

$37 - $134

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Gevgelija is to bus which costs 29€ - 34€ and takes 9h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Gevgelija is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5h 34m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Gevgelija. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9h 30m.

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The distance between Athens and Gevgelija is 367 km. The road distance is 548.9 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Gevgelija without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 8h 40m and costs 44€ - 48€.

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It takes approximately 6h 44m to get from Athens to Gevgelija, including transfers.

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Athens to Gevgelija bus services, operated by KTEL Thessalonikis, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Gevgelija is to train which takes 6h 44m and costs 29€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 29€ - 34€ and takes 9h 30m.

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

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Athens to Gevgelija bus services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), arrive at Gevgelija station.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Gevgelija.
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  • Distance: 366.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 44m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Gevgelija, Macedonia?

You can take a train from Athens to Gevgelija via Thessaloniki and Hersos in around 6h 44m. Alternatively, Siamos Tours operates a bus from Athens to Gevgelija 3 times a week. Tickets cost $32 - $37 and the journey takes 9h 30m.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
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
4h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$24 - $30
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$45 - $55
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$58 - $63
Train from Thessaloniki to Hersos
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$4 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $7
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$9 - $11
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$11 - $13
Bus operators
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Night bus from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Athens to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Schedules at
siamostours.gr

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Gevgelija is 1h behind Athens. It is currently 1:09 PM in Athens and 12:09 PM in Gevgelija.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Gevgelija is 549 km. It takes approximately 5h 34m to drive from Athens to Gevgelija.

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

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There are 110+ hotels available in Gevgelija. Prices start at $100 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 10€.

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