There are 8 ways to get from Athens to Korçë by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus KTEL Fthiotidos  •  9 h 4 min

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

$74 - $83

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Platy 600
  2. Take the train from Platý to Florina
  3. Drive from Florina to Korçë

$50 - $68

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Lianokladi Ic 58 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Korçë

$63 - $75

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

$98 - $140

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Korçë 392.2 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  7 h 12 min

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

$117 - $245

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  7 h 45 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

$90 - $279

Fly to Kozani, drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kozani (KZI) ATH - KZI
  2. Drive from Kozani to Korçë

$115 - $230

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 Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 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
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Athens to Kozani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $190
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Platy
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$30 - $45
Train from Platý to Florina
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$10 - $13
First Class
$12 - $16
Train from Athens to Lianokladi
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$13 - $17
First Class
$16 - $21
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
$25 - $28
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Korçë
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49 - $55
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Kakavia to Korçë
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
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
$48
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
$55 - $80
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 - $11
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Athens to Korçë?

The distance between Athens and Korçë is 387 km. The road distance is 627 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Athens to Korçë?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Athens to Korçë?

The quickest way to get from Athens to Korçë is to fly and drive which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 90€ - 190€.

Is there a direct bus between Athens and Korçë?

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.

How long does it take to get from Athens to Korçë?

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