There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Methoni by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Katerini Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη

$44 - $56

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Bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Katerini

$40

3 alternative options

Bus KTEL Imathias  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thívai
  2. Take the bus from Thívai to Katerini

Drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Methoni 286.5 miles

$65 - $100

Fly, bus  •  5 h 51 min

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Methoni. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Methoni via Katerini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 43 min.

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The distance between Athens and Methoni is 291 km. The road distance is 458.4 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Methoni without a car is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Athens to Methoni, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Athens to Methoni is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Methoni is 458 km. It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to drive from Athens to Methoni.

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

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Map of how to get from Athens to Methoni.
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  • Distance: 181.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Methoni, Central Macedonia, Greece?

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Athens to Methoni 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, KTEL Pierias S.A. operates a bus from Athens to Methoni 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. KTEL Imathias also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
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Raileurope.com
Second Class
$23 - $35
First Class
$29 - $40
Bus operators
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Methoni
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
KTEL Imathias
Phone
23310 22988
Email
ktelver@yahoo.gr
Website
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Thívai to Katerini
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-imathias.gr
KTEL Thivas
Phone
22620 27513/26419
Email
info@ktelthivas.gr
Website
ktelthivas.gr
Bus from Athens to Thívai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ktelthivas.gr

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