There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli by train, bus, night train, car, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel to Ouranoupoli Mount Athos Cruise

67€ - 102€

Cheapest option

Night train, bus  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the night train from Athens to Thessaloniki Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel to Ouranoupoli Mount Athos Cruise

67€ - 102€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel to Ouranoupoli Mount Athos Cruise

84€

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 34m

  1. Drive from Athens to Mantoúdi
  2. Take the car ferry from Mantoúdi to Volos
  3. Drive from Volos to Ouranoupoli

Fly to Kavala, drive  •  5h

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kavala (KVA) ATH - KVA
  2. Drive from Kavala to Ouranoupoli

79€ - 255€

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ATH - SKG
  2. Take the bus from Makedonia Palace, Thessaloníki to Ouranoupoli

73€ - 157€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli is to bus which costs 84€ and takes 9h 25m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli is to fly and drive which costs 75€ - 260€ and takes 5h.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Ouranoupoli. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Ouranoupoli via Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 25m.

More details

The distance between Athens and Ouranoupoli is 262 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 10m and costs 65€ - 110€.

More details

It takes approximately 8h 10m to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli, including transfers.

More details

Athens to Ouranoupoli bus services, operated by KTEL Thessalonikis, depart from Athens station.

More details

The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Kavala Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

Search flights

Athens to Ouranoupoli bus services, operated by Ammon Express, arrive at Ouranoupoli station.

More details

Olympic Air offers flights from Athens Airport to Kavala Airport.

Search flights

Map of how to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 261.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 10m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Ouranoupoli, Greece?

You can take a bus from Athens to Ouranoupoli via Thessaloniki Monastiriou and Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel in around 9h 25m.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Kavala
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 350€
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 190€
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 190€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 60€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
21€ - 28€
1st Class Ticket
30€ - 40€
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
40€ - 50€
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
52€ - 57€
Bus operators
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel to Ouranoupoli
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Makedonia Palace, Thessaloníki to Ouranoupoli
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
39€
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Ferry operators
Anes Ferries
Phone
210 5237613
Email
info@anes.gr
Website
anes.gr
Car ferry from Mantoúdi to Volos
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Anes Ferries

Want to know more about travelling around Greece

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 267+ hotels available in Ouranoupoli. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details

The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 10€.

More details