There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Pýlos by bus or car

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Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Pýlos

$31 - $36

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Bus via Messíni  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Messíni
  2. Take the bus from Messíni to Pýlos

$31 - $36

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Pýlos 172.1 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Pýlos. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Athens and Pýlos is 214 km. The road distance is 275.4 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Pýlos without a car is to bus which takes 5 h and costs .

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The bus from Athens to Pýlos takes 5 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Athens to Pýlos bus services, operated by KTEL Messinias, depart from Athens station.

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Athens to Pýlos bus services, operated by KTEL Messinias, arrive at Pýlos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Pýlos is 275 km. It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to drive from Athens to Pýlos.

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There are 237+ hotels available in Pýlos. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Pýlos.
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  • Distance: 133.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

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

KTEL Messinias operates a bus from Athens to Pýlos once daily. Tickets cost $31 - $36 and the journey takes 5 h.

Bus operators
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Athens to Pýlos
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31 - $36
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Athens to Messíni
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $30
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Messíni to Pýlos
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr

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