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There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Pelion by plane, bus or taxi

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Recommended option

Fly to Columbia  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Columbia (CAE) ATH - CAE

$760 - $3,075

2 alternative options

Fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, bus  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) ATH - GSP
  2. Take the bus from Greenville to Columbia

$836 - $5,675

Fly to Charleston, bus, taxi  •  20 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Charleston (CHS) ATH - CHS
  2. Take the bus from Charleston to Orangeburg
  3. Take a taxi from Orangeburg to Pelion

$854 - $3,095

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Pelion is to fly which costs 650€ - 2700€ and takes 18 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Pelion is to fly which costs 650€ - 2700€ and takes 18 h 26 min.

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The distance between Athens and Pelion is 8901 km.

It takes approximately 18 h 26 min to get from Athens to Pelion, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Columbia Airport. The quickest flight takes 15 h 17 min and has one stopover.

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Pelion is 7 h behind Athens. It is currently 11:01 PM in Athens and 4:01 PM in Pelion.

Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Columbia Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Pelion. Prices start at $100 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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Map of how to get from Athens to Pelion.
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  • Distance: 5563.1 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 26 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Pelion, SC, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from Athens to Pelion hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Athens to Columbia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Athens to Columbia via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
16 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Athens to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Athens to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
16 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Athens to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
16 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Athens to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Athens to Charleston via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
16 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Athens to Charleston via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Athens to Columbia via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
18 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Flights from Athens to Columbia via Toronto, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
17 h 31 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,400
Flights from Athens to Columbia via Munich, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
17 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,700
Flights from Athens to Columbia via Frankfurt, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
18 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $4,700
Flights from Athens to Greenville/Spartanburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
18 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Athens to Greenville/Spartanburg via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
18 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Athens to Charleston via Newark
Ave. Duration
17 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Athens to Charleston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
17 h 27 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,500
Bus operators
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Greenville to Columbia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston to Orangeburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Other operators
Taxi from Orangeburg to Pelion
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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