There are 11 ways to get from Athens to Greater Manchester by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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 Manchester  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Manchester (MAN) ATH - MAN

$112 - $361

10 alternative options

Fly to Liverpool, train  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Liverpool (LPL) ATH - LPL
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road

$174 - $1,337

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) ATH - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road

$156 - $484

Fly to East Midlands, train  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to East Midlands (EMA) ATH - EMA
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Oxford Road

$130 - $488

Bus, train  •  47 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Brno
  2. Take the bus from Brno to Rotterdam
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$365 - $655

Bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Brno
  2. Take the bus from Brno to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester

$217 - $263

Train, bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki 600
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia - Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Marseille
  4. Take the train from Marseille Saint-Charles to London St. Pancras International
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$563 - $1,217

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki 600
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester

$165 - $230

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Szeged
  2. Take the bus from Szeged to Nădlac 581
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Nădlac to Manchester

Drive, car ferry  •  44 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
  3. Drive from Venice to Calais
  4. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  5. Drive from Dover to Greater Manchester

$436 - $747

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  36 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  6. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  7. Drive from Folkestone to Greater Manchester

$799 - $1,077

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Greater Manchester, England?

Aegean Airlines, easyJet and 13 other airlines fly from Athens to Greater Manchester hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Greater Manchester via Brno, London Victoria Coach Station, Manchester, and Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) in around 2 days 2 h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Chania
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Rhodes
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Chania
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Naples
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Zakinthos
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Corfu
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Rhodes
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to East Midlands via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $280
Premier
$210 - $320
Train from Marseille Saint-Charles to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$180 - $700
Premier
$460 - $800
Virgin West Coast Trains
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Brno
Ave. Duration
20 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Brno to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Brno to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
elines.cz
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Marseille
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Marseille
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $290
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
28 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Sofia to Marseille
Ave. Duration
28 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Szeged
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from Nădlac to Manchester
Ave. Duration
42 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Greater Manchester is 2623 km.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Greater Manchester is to fly which costs 95€ - 310€ and takes 7 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Athens to Greater Manchester is to fly which takes 7 h 37 min and costs 95€ - 310€.

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Greater Manchester. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd (House 52) via Brno, London Victoria Coach Station and Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Athens to Greater Manchester, including transfers.