There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Paralía by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Katerini Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη

$36 - $47

4 alternative options

Bus KTEL Pierias S.A.  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Katerini

$56 - $60

Bus KTEL Imathias  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Thívai
  2. Take the bus from Thívai to Katerini

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Paralía 274 miles

$65 - $95

Fly, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ATH - SKG
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Katerini

$49 - $147

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The distance between Athens and Paralía is 272 km. The road distance is 438.5 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Paralía without a car is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Athens to Paralía, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Athens to Paralía is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Paralía is 438 km. It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to drive from Athens to Paralía.

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Ellinair, Ryanair and Olympic Air offer flights from Athens Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 260+ hotels available in Paralía. Prices start at $40 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 .

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Map of how to get from Athens to Paralía.
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  • Distance: 170.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Paralía, Central Macedonia, Greece?

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Athens to Paralía 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, KTEL Pierias S.A. operates a bus from Athens to Paralía 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. KTEL Imathias also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
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 Katerini
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$23 - $35
First Class
$29 - $40
Train from Thessaloniki to Katerini
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$6 - $8
First Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
KTEL Imathias
Phone
23310 22988
Email
ktelver@yahoo.gr
Website
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Thívai to Katerini
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-imathias.gr
KTEL Thivas
Phone
22620 27513/26419
Email
info@ktelthivas.gr
Website
ktelthivas.gr
Bus from Athens to Thívai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ktelthivas.gr

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