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There are 4 ways to get from Athens to Makrinítsa by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa
  2. Take the train from Larissa to Volos

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Bus #2

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Volos Bus Station

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Volos

Drive

  1. Drive from Athens to Makrinítsa
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Makrinítsa is 210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Makrinítsa is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Makrinítsa is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 210 521 2054.

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Makrinítsa is to bus which costs €11 - €16 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Makrinítsa is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Makrinítsa. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Makrinitsa via Volos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 35m.

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The distance between Athens and Makrinítsa is 170 km. The road distance is 333.6 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Makrinítsa without a car is to train which takes 4h 57m and costs €22 - €45.

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It takes approximately 4h 57m to get from Athens to Makrinítsa, including transfers.

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Athens to Makrinítsa bus services, operated by KTEL Magnesias, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Makrinítsa is to train which takes 4h 57m and costs €22 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €28 - €40 and takes 5h 35m.

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Athens to Makrinítsa bus services, operated by KTEL Magnesias, arrive at Volos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Makrinítsa is 334 km. It takes approximately 3h 31m to drive from Athens to Makrinítsa.

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  • Distance: 170.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 57m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Makrinítsa, Thessaly, Greece?

You can take a train from Athens to Makrinítsa via Larissa and Volos in around 4h 57m. Alternatively, KTEL Magnesias operates a bus from Athens to Volos every 4 hours. Tickets cost €27 - €40 and the journey takes 4h.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €22
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Airport
€10
Train from Larissa to Volos
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €10
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Airport
€10
Bus operators
KTEL Magnesias
Phone
0030-24210-25248
Email
ktelvol@otenet.gr
Website
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Athens to Volos
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
KTEL Magnesias
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Athens to Volos Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Union Ivkoni

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