There are 9 ways to get from Athens to Kosovo by plane, car, bus, train or night 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 Tirana, drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Tirana (TIA) ATH - TIA
  2. Drive from Tirana to Gjakovë

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki 600
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Priština

$42 - $79

7 alternative options

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  8 h 12 min

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

Fly to Podgorica, bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Podgorica (TGD) ATH - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Peć

$144 - $429

Fly to Sofia, bus, drive  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Sofia (SOF) ATH - SOF
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
  3. Drive from Kumanovo to Gjilan

Bus  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Pristina

$79 - $97

Train, bus  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki 600
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Priština

$58 - $95

Bus, train  •  17 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Gevgelija
  2. Take the bus from Gevgelija to Skopje
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Priština

$50 - $72

Drive  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Pristina 496.4 miles

$110 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Kosovo is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 17 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Kosovo is to drive which takes 8 h 28 min and costs 100€ - 150€.

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The distance between Athens and Kosovo is 565 km. The road distance is 794 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Athens to Kosovo, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Kosovo?

You can take a bus from Athens to Pristina via Thessaloniki Monastiriou, Thessaloniki, Skopje, and Pristina in around 13 h 20 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki via Paros
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Athens to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
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 Paros
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $150
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
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
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $150
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Priština
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $24
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MZI
Website
mzi.mk
Train from Skopje to Priština
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mzi.mk
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $19
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Таvanovce
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Vector
Website
vectortours.de
Bus from Podgorica to Peć
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
vectortours.de
Barileva Turist
Website
barilevaturist.com
Bus from Podgorica to Peja
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
barilevaturist.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ms.mk
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Skopje to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Athens to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$33 - $39
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Rule Turs
Phone
02/ 3163 – 346
Email
ruleturs@sas.com.mk
Website
sas.com.mk
Bus from Gevgelija to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
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