There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Sarandë by plane, car, ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry or car ferry

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Fly to Ioannina, drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ioannina (IOA) ATH - IOA
  2. Drive from Ioannina to Sarandë

$65 - $252

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Train, bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Lianokladi Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Kakavia

$45 - $52

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Fly to Corfu, Flying Dolphin  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Corfu (CFU) ATH - CFU
  2. Take the Flying Dolphin from Corfu to Sarandë

$68 - $218

Bus and ferry, Flying Dolphin  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Corfu X1 / ...
  2. Take the Flying Dolphin from Corfu to Sarandë

$84 - $120

Bus, carferry, car ferry  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Grevena
  2. Take the bus from Grevena to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the carferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu
  4. Take the car ferry from Corfu to Sarandë

$103 - $111

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Sarandë 325.6 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Sarandë is 384 km. The road distance is 520.9 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Sarandë without a car is to bus and ferry and Flying Dolphin which takes 12 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Athens to Sarandë, including transfers.

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

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Sarandë is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 2:46 PM in Athens and 1:46 PM in Sarandë.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Sarandë is 521 km. It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to drive from Athens to Sarandë.

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

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There are 1800+ hotels available in Sarandë. Prices start at $28 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 Sarandë.
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  • Distance: 240 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Sarandë, Albania?

There is no direct connection from Athens to Sarandë. However, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Ioannina, then take the drive to Sarandë. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Corfu, take the walk to Corfu Airport, take the bus to Corfu port, take the walk to Corfu, then take the Flying Dolphin to Sarandë.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Lianokladi
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$12 - $17
First Class
$15 - $20
Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Kakavia
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32 - $36
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.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 Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Grevena
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Grevena to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Ferry operators
Ionian Seaways
Phone
+30 26610 38690
Website
ionianseaways.com
Ferry from Corfu to Sarandë
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
ionianseaways.com
Corfu Ferries
Phone
+302665021000
Email
oscartrv@otenet.gr
Website
corfuferries.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
corfuferries.gr
Ionion Lines
Phone
0030 2661081808
Email
reservation@ionionlines.eu
Website
ionionlines.eu
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
ionionlines.eu
Passenger
$10 - $12
Vehicle
$43 - $47

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