There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Litochoro by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Larissa to Litochoro Καλαμπάκα - Θεσσαλονίκη / ...

21€ - 30€

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Bus  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Katerini

37€

Bus #2  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Katerini

Drive  •  4h 17m

  1. Drive from Athens to Litochoro 417.7 km

55€ - 85€

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  5h 29m

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

90€ - 145€

Fly to Kozani, taxi  •  4h 26m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kozani (KZI) ATH - KZI
  2. Take a taxi from Kozani to Litochoro

200€ - 390€

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Litochoro is to train which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 4h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Litochoro is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4h 17m.

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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 7h 36m.

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The distance between Athens and Litochoro is 258 km. The road distance is 417.7 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Litochoro without a car is to train which takes 4h 43m and costs 20€ - 30€.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Athens to Litochoro, including transfers.

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Athens to Litochoro bus services, operated by KTEL Pierias S.A., depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Litochoro is to train which takes 4h 43m and costs 20€ - 30€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 37€ and takes 7h 36m.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Athens to Litochoro bus services, operated by KTEL Pierias S.A., arrive at Katerini station.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Litochoro.
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  • Distance: 258.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 43m

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

You can take a train from Athens to Litochoro via Larissa and Litochoro in around 4h 43m. Alternatively, KTEL Pierias S.A. operates a bus from Athens to Katerini 3 times a day. Tickets cost 34€ and the journey takes 6h 15m.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki via Chios
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 120€
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki via Chios
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Flights from Athens to Kozani
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 230€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
trainose.gr
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Raileurope.com
Train from Larissa to Litochoro
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
34€
Schedules at
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Bus from Thessaloniki to Katerini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€
Schedules at
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Bus from Katerini to Litochoro
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Schedules at
KTEL Pierias S.A.
KTEL Imathias
Phone
23310 22988
Email
ktelver@yahoo.gr
Website
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
KTEL Imathias
Other operators
Taxi from Kozani to Litochoro
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Estimated price
120€ - 150€
Taxaki Kozani
Phone
+30 2461 200200
Website
taxaki.com
My Taxi Κοζάνη Ι.Κ.Ε.
Phone
+30 2461 200200

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Litochoro is 418 km. It takes approximately 4h 17m to drive from Athens to Litochoro.

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

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There are 524+ hotels available in Litochoro. Prices start at 87€ 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 10€.

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