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There are 7 ways to get from Athens to Moscow by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) ATH - SVO

$117 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  47 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Odessa
  2. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Moskva Kievskaja D

$70 - $112

5 alternative options

Fly to Moscow Domodedovo  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Moscow Domodedovo (DME) ATH - DME

$117 - $287

Fly to Moscow Vnukovo  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) ATH - VKO

$137 - $377

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  46 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Odessa
  2. Take the bus from Odessa to Uman
  3. Take the bus from Umanj to Novoyasnevskaya bus station, Moscow

$92 - $130

Bus Sindbad  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Przemyśl
  2. Take the bus from Przemysl to Lviv Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Lviv to Moscow Novoyasenevskaya

$152 - $212

Drive  •  36 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Moscow 1863.8 miles

$440 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Moscow is to bus and train which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 47 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Moscow is to fly which costs 100€ - 290€ and takes 7 h.

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The distance between Athens and Moscow is 2231 km. The road distance is 2982 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Moscow without a car is to bus which takes 46 h 36 min and costs 80€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Athens to Moscow, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Athens to Moscow is to fly which takes 7 h and costs 100€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 46 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 25 min.

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Moscow is 1 h ahead of Athens. It is currently 12:20 AM in Athens and 1:20 AM in Moscow.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Moscow is 2982 km. It takes approximately 36 h 32 min to drive from Athens to Moscow.

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Ellinair, Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Air Baltic and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Moscow.
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  • Distance: 1394.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Moscow, Russia?

Ellinair, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Athens to Moscow every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Moscow via Odessa, Umanj, Novoyasnevskaya bus station, Moscow, and Teply Stan in around 46 h 36 min.

Airlines
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Athens to Moscow Vnukovo via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Athens to Moscow Vnukovo via Heraklion
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Moscow Domodedovo via Rhodes
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Athens to Moscow Domodedovo via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Vnukovo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Athens to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,200
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Athens to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Domodedovo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Domodedovo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Domodedovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Domodedovo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Moscow Vnukovo via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Odessa
Ave. Duration
23 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Gunsel Group
Phone
0 800 30 30 10
Website
gunsel.ua
Bus from Odessa to Uman
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
gunsel.ua
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Umanj to Novoyasnevskaya bus station, Moscow
Ave. Duration
17 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Prykarparskyi Express
Phone
+38 096 1200 900
Website
prex.com.ua
Bus from Przemysl to Lviv Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
prex.com.ua
AGAT
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Przemyśl to Lviv Striyskyi
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
agat.eu
Karpatlayn
Website
karpatline.ru
Bus from Lviv to Moscow Novoyasenevskaya
Ave. Duration
24 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
karpatline.ru

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