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There are 9 ways to get from Athens to Liverpool by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, night train, car or car train

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Fly to Manchester, train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Manchester (MAN) ATH - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$120 - $373

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Fly to Liverpool  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Liverpool (LPL) ATH - LPL

$163 - $1,319

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) ATH - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Liverpool Lime Street

$160 - $495

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$353 - $425

Train, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Liège
  4. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$309 - $622

Bus, car ferry, Thello, train  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the Thello from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon 220
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$436 - $951

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Szeged
  2. Take the bus from Szeged to Nădlac 581
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Nădlac to Liverpool

Drive, car ferry  •  45 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
  3. Drive from Venice to Calais
  4. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  5. Drive from Dover to Liverpool

$430 - $742

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  36 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  6. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  7. Drive from Folkestone to Liverpool

$797 - $1,072

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Liverpool is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 330€ and takes 8 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Liverpool is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 330€ and takes 8 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Liverpool via Szeged and Nădlac. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 22 h.

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The distance between Athens and Liverpool is 2664 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Liverpool without a car is to bus and bus and ferry and train which takes 2 days 0 h and costs 300€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Athens to Liverpool, including transfers.

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Athens to Liverpool bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Athens station.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 5 min.

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Athens to Liverpool bus services, operated by Transmarian, arrive at Liverpool station.

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Liverpool is 2 h behind Athens. It is currently 8:34 PM in Athens and 6:34 PM in Liverpool.

Map of how to get from Athens to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 1664.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 23 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Liverpool, England?

Ryanair, Alitalia and 13 other airlines fly from Athens to Liverpool hourly.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Rhodes
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Krakow
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
13 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thello.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
33 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Thessaloniki station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Liège
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Szeged
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from Nădlac to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$97 - $99
Aircraft-type seats
$118 - $120
2 bed inside cabin
$312 - $313
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$79
Airplane economy seats
$93
2-berth outside
$180 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200

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