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There are 7 ways to get from Athens to Korçë by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus KTEL Fthiotidos  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Lamia
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Korçë

$70 - $78

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Train, drive  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Platy
  2. Take the train from Platy to Florina
  3. Drive from Florina to Korçë

$49 - $66

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Lianokladi Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Korçë

$59 - $68

Bus KTEL Thessalonikis  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Korçë

$91 - $132

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Korçë 392.2 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  8 h 18 min

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

$80 - $198

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ioannina (IOA) ATH - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Kakavia
  3. Take the bus from Kakavia to Korçë

$88 - $276

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Korçë is to train and drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 9 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Korçë is to drive which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Korçë. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Korçë via Lamia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 4 min.

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The distance between Athens and Korçë is 387 km. The road distance is 627.5 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Korçë without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 4 min and costs 60€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 4 min to get from Athens to Korçë, including transfers.

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Athens to Korçë bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, depart from Athens station.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Athens to Korçë bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, arrive at Korçë station.

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Korçë is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 10:20 AM in Athens and 9:20 AM in Korçë.

Map of how to get from Athens to Korçë.
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  • Distance: 242 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 4 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Korçë, Albania?

You can take a bus from Athens to Korçë via Lamia in around 9 h 4 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki via Chios
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki via Chios
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Platy
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
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Second Class
$25 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Train from Platy to Florina
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$10 - $13
First Class
$12 - $15
Train from Athens to Lianokladi
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$12 - $16
First Class
$15 - $20
Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Athens to Lamia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Korçë
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46 - $52
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Kakavia to Korçë
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
KTEL Attikis
Phone
210 88 08 000
Email
info@ktelattikis.gr
Website
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Athens - Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Korçë
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Kakavia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Korçë is 627 km. It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to drive from Athens to Korçë.

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Ellinair, Sky Express , Ryanair and Olympic Air offer flights from Athens Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Korçë. Prices start at $26 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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