There are 9 ways to get from Athens to Pompei by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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 Naples, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Naples (NAP) ATH - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei

$68 - $319

Cheapest option

Fly to Rome Ciampino, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) ATH - CIA
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale

$65 - $247

7 alternative options

Fly to Rome, train  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome (FCO) ATH - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale

$94 - $309

Train, bus and ferry  •  23 h 54 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 Roma Termini Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...

$167 - $277

Bus, car ferry via Napoli  •  24 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari Porto to Napoli

$140 - $332

Bus, bus and ferry Portokalidis Tours  •  25 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Ancona
  3. Take the bus from Ancona to Pompei

$186 - $256

Bus, car ferry  •  25 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari Porto to Cava de' Tirreni

$154 - $337

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k, bus and ferry  •  30 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the bus from Latiano to Pompei

$148 - $180

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  3. Drive from Brindisi to Pompei

$123 - $222

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Pompei is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Pompei is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 280€ and takes 6 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Pompei. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Pompei via Trikala and Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 13 min.

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The distance between Athens and Pompei is 850 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Pompei without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 23 h 54 min and costs 140€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Athens to Pompei, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Athens to Pompei bus services, operated by Linea 2 Mari, arrive at Pompei station.

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Pompei is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 3:36 PM in Athens and 2:36 PM in Pompei.

easyJet, Aegean Airlines and Alitalia offer flights from Athens Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 7704+ hotels available in Pompei. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Pompei.
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  • Distance: 531 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

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

There is no direct connection from Athens to Pompei. However, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Naples, take the walk to Napoli - Capodichino Aeroporto, take the bus to Naples - Piazza Garibaldi, take the walk to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi, then take the train to Pompei. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Rome, take the walk to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the train to Roma Termini, take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi, then take the train to Pompei.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Athens to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $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 Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Pompei
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.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
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Naples, INPS
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Cava de' Tirreni
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Fier
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Miccolis
Phone
080 5315334
Website
miccolis-spa.it
Bus from Latiano to Pompei
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
miccolis-spa.it
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$94 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$268 - $269
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Grimaldi Lines

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