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There are 9 ways to get from Athens to Salerno 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.

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Fly to Naples, train  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Naples (NAP) ATH - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno

$70 - $334

Cheapest option

Fly to Rome Ciampino, train  •  7h 14m

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

$65 - $245

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Fly to Rome, train  •  7h 22m

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

$93 - $307

Train, bus and ferry  •  23h 15m

  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 Salerno Fa / ...

$165 - $287

Bus, car ferry  •  24h 21m

  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 Salerno

$136 - $324

Bus, car ferry, train  •  24h 38m

  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
  4. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno Reg / ...

$133 - $347

Bus, bus and ferry  •  24h 57m

  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 Salerno

$186 - $256

Bus, bus and ferry, Leonetti Bus  •  29h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the Leonetti Bus from Brindisi - Autorità Portuale to Salerno - Piazza Montpellier

$126 - $163

Drive, car ferry  •  23h 15m

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

$118 - $212

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Salerno is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 7h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Salerno is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 290€ and takes 6h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Salerno. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Salerno via Trikala and Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 57m.

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The distance between Athens and Salerno is 823 km.

The best way to get from Athens to Salerno without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 23h 15m and costs 140€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Athens to Salerno, including transfers.

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Athens to Salerno 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 1h 45m.

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

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Salerno is 1h behind Athens. It is currently 11:22 PM in Athens and 10:22 PM in Salerno.

Map of how to get from Athens to Salerno.
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  • Distance: 514.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 21m

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

There is no direct connection from Athens to Salerno. 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 Centrale, then take the train to Salerno. 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, then take the train to Salerno.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Naples via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Flights from Athens to Rome via Catania
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Athens to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Athens to Rome Ciampino via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
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 Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$19 - $24
1st Class Ticket
$27 - $35
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$37 - $43
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$46 - $51
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
3h 38m
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
10h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
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
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
Marozzi VT
Bus from Bari-Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
Marozzi VT
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Salerno
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Naples, INPS
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
TTI Slr
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Bari to NapoIi - Metropark
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Brindisi - Autorità Portuale to Salerno - Piazza Montpellier
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
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
10h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Website
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
Superfast ferries
Deck
$93 - $94
Aircraft-type seats
$105 - $106
2 bed inside cabin
$262 - $264
3 bed outside cabin
$210 - $260
Grimaldi Lines

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

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There are 2732+ hotels available in Salerno. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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

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