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There are 12 ways to get from Athens to Padua by plane, train, shuttle, 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, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Venice (VCE) ATH - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Padova

$78 - $344

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Fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 27 min

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

$71 - $307

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Fly to Verona, train  •  7 h 11 min

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

$118 - $402

Fly to Venice Treviso  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Venice Treviso (TSF) ATH - TSF

$90 - $485

Fly to Milan Bergamo, shuttle  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) ATH - BGY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Padova

$85 - $540

Train, bus and ferry via 3^ Torresi  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Padova Fb

$163 - $239

Train, bus and ferry  •  21 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Padova Rv / ...

$159 - $254

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22 h 8 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 536 / ...

$173 - $249

Drive, car ferry  •  26 h 7 min

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

$151 - $330

Bus  •  32 h 30 min

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

$138 - $190

Bus, car ferry  •  35 h 57 min

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

$121 - $369

Drive  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Padua 1181.5 miles

$280 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Padua is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 300€ and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Padua is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 300€ and takes 6 h 10 min.

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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 8 min.

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The distance between Athens and Padua is 1281 km. The road distance is 1890.4 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Padua without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 21 h 8 min and costs 140€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Athens to Padua, including transfers.

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Athens to Padua bus services, operated by KTEL Grevenon, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Padua is to fly which takes 8 h 44 min and costs 75€ - 430€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 120€ - 170€ and takes 32 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Athens to Padua bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Padua, Padova station.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Padua.
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  • Distance: 800.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

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

Ryanair, Aegean Airlines and Wizz Air fly from Athens to Padua every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Padua via Thessaloniki Monastiriou, Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis, Skopje Zob, and Skopje in around 32 h 30 min.

Airlines
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 Bologna via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from Athens to Venice Treviso via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Athens to Venice Treviso via Palermo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Athens to Venice Treviso via Catania
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Athens to Venice Treviso via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Athens to Venice Treviso via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Athens to Venice Treviso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
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 Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Flights from Athens to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Flights from Athens to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Athens to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Athens to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
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 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
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 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Padova
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Padova
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $14
Train from Bologna C.Le to Padova
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Padova Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Padova Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Padova
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Padova
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
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Second Class
$20 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$23 - $35
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Padova
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
$100 - $150
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
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
$46
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Padua, Padova
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
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
$45
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Skopje to Padova
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Padova
Ave. Duration
13 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
ms.mk
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
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
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$79
Airplane economy seats
$93
2-berth outside
$180 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200
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
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$97 - $99
Aircraft-type seats
$118 - $120
2 bed inside cabin
$312 - $313
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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Padua is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 7:48 PM in Athens and 6:48 PM in Padua.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Padua is 1890 km. It takes approximately 18 h 37 min to drive from Athens to Padua.

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Aegean Airlines, Volotea, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 931+ hotels available in Padua. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 9€.

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