There are 13 ways to get from Athens to Liverpool by plane, train, bus, car ferry, night train, bus and ferry, car or car train

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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Fly to Manchester, train  •  8 h 35 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  •  9 h 32 min

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

$163 - $1,318

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  10 h 49 min

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

$165 - $500

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Birmingham (BHX) ATH - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street

$148 - $430

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to London Heathrow (LHR) ATH - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$235 - $543

Fly to London Luton, train  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to London Luton (LTN) ATH - LTN
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$209 - $753

Train, bus via Bratislava  •  44 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
  3. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
  5. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$443 - $869

Train, bus  •  46 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Limburg Süd Station
  4. Take the train from Limburg Sud to Amsterdam Centraal
  5. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$426 - $822

Bus, car ferry, night train, 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 night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
  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

$456 - $961

Bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place

$396 - $482

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

$436 - $752

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

$801 - $1,079

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Liverpool is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 320€ and takes 8 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Liverpool is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 320€ and takes 8 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Liverpool station. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place via Sofia and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8 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 train and bus which takes 44 h 7 min and costs 370€ - 750€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Athens to Liverpool, including transfers.

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Athens to Liverpool bus services, operated by Tourist Service Holding AD, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Liverpool is to fly which takes 9 h 32 min and costs 130€ - 1200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 330€ - 420€ and takes 2 days 8 h.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 1664.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 35 min

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

Ryanair, Alitalia and 11 other airlines fly from Athens to Liverpool every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Liverpool via Sofia, London, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 2 days 8 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Krakow
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Athens to London Luton via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Athens to London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Athens to London Luton via Katowice
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Athens to London Luton via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Liverpool via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Manchester via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to London Heathrow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Athens to Leeds Bradford via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $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
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
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
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 Limburg Sud to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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 - $230
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
$95 - $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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
12 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Limburg Süd Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Schedules at
ms.mk
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
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
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
$78
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to London
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$300 - $380
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
$99 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$120 - $122
2 bed inside cabin
$316 - $319
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
$80 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$81
Airplane economy seats
$95
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210

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