There are 4 ways to get from Athens to Kardítsa by train, bus 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

Train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Φανάρι Καρδίτσας Αθήνα - Καλαμπάκα

$64 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus KTEL Grevenon  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Karditsa

$45

2 alternative options

Bus via Athens  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Karditsa

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kardítsa 203 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Kardítsa is to bus which costs 39€ and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Kardítsa is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Athens and Kardítsa is 228 km. The road distance is 324.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Athens to Kardítsa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Kardítsa. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Mesenikólas via Karditsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Kardítsa.
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  • Distance: 142.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

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

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Athens to Kardítsa once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, KTEL Grevenon operates a bus from Athens to Kardítsa once daily. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Φανάρι Καρδίτσας
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$18 - $25
First Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Karditsa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
KTEL Karditsas
Phone
24410 21411
Email
info@ktel-karditsas.gr
Website
ktel-karditsas.gr
Bus from Athens to Karditsa
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ktel-karditsas.gr

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