There are 8 ways to get from Athens to Paxi by bus, ferry, train, bus and ferry, car or plane

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

Bus, ferry  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Agrinio
  2. Take the bus from Agrinio to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Nísos Paxoí

Cheapest option

Fly to Corfu, ferry  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Corfu (CFU) ATH - CFU
  2. Take the ferry from Corfu to Paxi

$52 - $202

6 alternative options

Bus, ferry via Patras  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the bus from Patras to Agrinio
  3. Take the bus from Agrinio to Igoumenitsa
  4. Take the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Nísos Paxoí

Train, bus, ferry  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa
  2. Take the bus from Larissa to Ioannina
  3. Take the bus from Ioannina to Igoumenitsa
  4. Take the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Nísos Paxoí

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Corfu X1 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Corfu to Paxi

$68 - $103

Bus KTEL Ioanninon, ferry  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Ioannina
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Nísos Paxoí

Drive, ferry  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Nísos Paxoí

Fly to Ioannina, bus, ferry  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ioannina (IOA) ATH - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the ferry from Igoumenitsa to Nísos Paxoí

Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Paxi is 338 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Paxi without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 11 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 5 min to get from Athens to Paxi, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Corfu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Athens Airport to Corfu Airport.

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There are 456+ hotels available in Paxi. Prices start at $55 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 Paxi.
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  • Distance: 211.1 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 5 min

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

There is no direct connection from Athens to Paxi. However, you can take the bus to Agrinio, take the bus to Igoumenitsa, take the walk to Igoumenitsa, then take the ferry to Nísos Paxoí. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Athens to Paxi via Patras, Agrinio, Igoumenitsa, and Igoumenitsa in around 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
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
Bus operators
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Athens to Agrinio
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Agrinio to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Patras to Agrinio
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
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
KTEL Larisas
Phone
2410 567.600
Website
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Larissa to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
KTEL Kerkyras
Phone
+3026610 28900
Email
info@greenbuses.gr
Website
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Ferry operators
Kamelia Lines
Phone
+30 2662 0 32131
Email
kamelialines@gmail.com
Website
kamelialines.gr
Ferry from Igoumenitsa to Nísos Paxoí
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
kamelialines.gr
Ferry from Corfu to Paxi
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
kamelialines.gr

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