There are 11 ways to get from Athens to Padua by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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

Fly to Venice  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Venice (VCE) ATH - VCE

$80 - $347

Cheapest option

Fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Bologna (BLQ) ATH - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Padova

$78 - $314

9 alternative options

Fly to Verona, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Verona (VRN) ATH - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Padova

$128 - $403

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) ATH - BGY

$85 - $560

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Milan Linate (LIN) ATH - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Padova

$106 - $317

Train, bus and ferry  •  20 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka 884
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Padova Fr / ...

$170 - $266

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
  3. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Padua, Padova 505 / ...

$187 - $273

Drive, car ferry  •  26 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice

$161 - $350

Bus  •  32 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Padova

$147 - $193

Bus, car ferry  •  36 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia

$127 - $393

Drive  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Padua 1181.5 miles

$280 - $410

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Padua, Italy?

Volotea, Aegean Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Athens to Padua every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Padua via Thessaloniki Monastiriou, Thessaloniki, and Skopje in around 32 h 32 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Flights from Athens to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Athens to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Athens to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Flights from Athens to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Athens to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo via Chania
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Athens to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from Athens to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Padova
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Padova
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Padova
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Padova
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Padova
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Padova
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$22 - $30
First Class
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Padua, Padova
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Padova
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
ms.mk
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Skopje to Padova
Ave. Duration
20 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$85
Airplane economy seats
$100
2-berth outside
$200 - $240
3-berth outside shower
$180 - $220
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$104 - $106
Aircraft-type seats
$126 - $129
2 bed inside cabin
$332 - $335
3 bed outside cabin
$290 - $340

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Athens to Padua?

The distance between Athens and Padua is 1281 km. The road distance is 1890 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Athens to Padua?

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Padua is to fly which costs 65€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Athens to Padua?

The quickest way to get from Athens to Padua is to fly which takes 5 h 53 min and costs 65€ - 290€.

Is there a direct bus between Athens and Padua?

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Padua. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Padua, Padova via Trikala, Ugo Bassi and Bologna, Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Athens to Padua?

It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Athens to Padua, including transfers.