Duration 3h 58m
Distance 360 km
Average price 40€
Possible routes 4 found

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

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Recommended option

Train  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka Αθήνα - Καλαμπάκα

22€ - 51€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Kalabaka

40€

Bus via Athens  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Kalambaka

29€ - 40€

Drive  •  3h 58m

  1. Drive from Athens to Meteora 360 km

45€ - 75€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Athens to Meteora? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Meteora is to bus via Athens which costs 29€ - 40€ and takes 6h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Meteora is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 3h 58m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Kalabaka. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Athens and Meteora is 265 km. The road distance is 360 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Meteora without a car is to train which takes 4h 16m and costs 21€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Athens to Meteora, including transfers.

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Athens to Meteora bus services, operated by KTEL Grevenon, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Meteora is to train which takes 4h 16m and costs 21€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ and takes 5h 36m.

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Athens to Meteora bus services, operated by KTEL Grevenon, arrive at Kalabaka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Meteora is 360 km. It takes approximately 3h 58m to drive from Athens to Meteora.

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There are 296+ hotels available in Meteora. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Athens and Meteora?

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Athens to Meteora once daily. Tickets cost 16€ - 45€ and the journey takes 4h 11m. Alternatively, KTEL Grevenon operates a bus from Athens to Meteora once daily. Tickets cost 40€ and the journey takes 4h 45m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 45€

Contact Details

Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 45€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
16€ - 21€
1st Class Ticket
23€ - 30€
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
32€ - 37€
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
40€ - 44€

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Bus operators
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€

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Bus from Athens to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€
Schedules at
KTEL Grevenon
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Bus from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr

Trikala, Greece

Trikala (Greek: Τρίκαλα) is a city in northwestern Thessaly, Greece, and the capital of the Trikala regional unit. The city straddles the Lithaios river, which is a tributary of Pineios. According to the National Statistical Service, Trikala is populated by 81,355 inhabitants (2011), while in total the Trikala regional unit is populated by 131,085 inhabitants (2011). - Wikipedia

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