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Train, bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Ic 58 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - Monastiriou str to Ouranoupoli

$69 - $78

5 alternative options

Bus KTEL Thessalonikis  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - Monastiriou str to Ouranoupoli

$86

Bus Ilias Travel  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - Monastiriou str to Ouranoupoli

$84 - $86

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Ouranoupoli 398.6 miles

$95 - $140

Fly to Kavala, drive  •  5 h 2 min

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

$86 - $290

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  7 h 23 min

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

$70 - $163

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

You can take a bus from Athens to Ouranoupoli via Thessaloniki Monastiriou and Thessaloniki - Monastiriou str in around 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Kavala
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki via Paros
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
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 Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki - Monastiriou str to Ouranoupoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Makedonia Palace, Thessaloníki to Ouranoupoli
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$41
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
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$42 - $45
Schedules at
iliastravel.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Ouranoupoli is 262 km. The road distance is 638 km.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli is to train and bus which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 9 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli is to fly and drive which takes 5 h 2 min and costs 70€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Ouranoupoli. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Ouranoupoli via Thessaloniki - Monastiriou str. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to get from Athens to Ouranoupoli, including transfers.