There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Litochoro by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the train from Λάρισα to Λιτόχωρο Καλαμπάκα - Θεσσαλονίκη / ...

$38 - $50

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Katerini

$43

Bus KTEL Imathias  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thívai
  2. Take the bus from Thívai to Katerini

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Litochoro 261.5 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Thessaloniki, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ATH - SKG
  2. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Λιτόχωρο

$51 - $150

Fly to Kozani, drive  •  4 h 28 min

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

$118 - $235

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Litochoro is to bus which costs 37€ and takes 7 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Litochoro is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Athens and Litochoro is 258 km. The road distance is 418.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Athens to Litochoro, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Litochoro. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Litochoro via Katerini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

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

You can take a train from Athens to Litochoro via Λάρισα and Λιτόχωρο in around 5 h 44 min. Alternatively, KTEL Pierias S.A. operates a bus from Athens to Litochoro 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. KTEL Imathias also services this route twice a week.

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 Paros
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 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
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 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $190
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$24 - $35
Train from Λάρισα to Λιτόχωρο
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$5 - $7
First Class
$6 - $7
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Λιτόχωρο
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $9
First Class
$8 - $10
Bus operators
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
KTEL Imathias
Phone
23310 22988
Email
ktelver@yahoo.gr
Website
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Thívai to Katerini
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-imathias.gr
KTEL Thivas
Phone
22620 27513/26419
Email
info@ktelthivas.gr
Website
ktelthivas.gr
Bus from Athens to Thívai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ktelthivas.gr

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