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There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Sochi by plane, bus, car ferry, ferry or car

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Fly  •  8h 24m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Sochi (AER) ATH - AER

$169 - $574

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  40h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Trabzon
  3. Take the car ferry from Trabzon to Sochi

$92 - $120

3 alternative options

Car ferry, Catamaran, bus  •  45h 31m

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Patmos
  2. Take the Catamaran from Patmos to Bodrum
  3. Take the bus from Bodrum to Trabzon
  4. Take the car ferry from Trabzon to Sochi

$177 - $261

Bus, car ferry, Hydrofoil  •  3 days 14h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Aytos
  2. Take the car ferry from Burgas to Batumi
  3. Take the Hydrofoil from Batumi to Sochi

$363 - $369

Drive  •  36h 13m

  1. Drive from Athens to Sochi 1741.8 miles

$410 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Sochi is to bus and car ferry which costs 80€ - 110€ and takes 40h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Sochi is to fly which costs 140€ - 500€ and takes 8h 24m.

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The distance between Athens and Sochi is 1482 km. The road distance is 2786.9 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Sochi without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 40h 22m and costs 80€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 8h 24m to get from Athens to Sochi, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Sochi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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Sochi is 1h ahead of Athens. It is currently 6:47 PM in Athens and 7:47 PM in Sochi.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Sochi is 2787 km. It takes approximately 36h 13m to drive from Athens to Sochi.

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Ellinair, UTair Aviation, S7 Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Sochi Airport.

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There are 3411+ hotels available in Sochi. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Sochi.
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  • Distance: 926.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 24m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Sochi, Russia?

Turkish Airlines, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Athens to Sochi 5 times a day.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Athens to Sochi via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Sochi via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Athens to Sochi via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Athens to Sochi via Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
25h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
16h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
24h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Athens to Aytos
Ave. Duration
20h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
Olympia Line
Website
olympia-line.ru
Car ferry from Trabzon to Sochi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
in-sochi.ru
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Patmos
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
Blue Star Ferries
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $85
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $85
Economy
$45 - $55
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Patmos
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Economy
$85 - $120
Business
$115
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Patmos to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$49
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Black Sea Ferry Services
Phone
359 56 871 628
Email
DDrajev@portbulgariawest.com
Website
pbm.bg
Car ferry from Burgas to Batumi
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$161
Website
Black Sea Ferry Services
Adult passenger
$161
Personal Car
$518
Motorcycle
$173
Child ticket
$81
Express Batumi
Ferry from Batumi to Sochi
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
morport-sochi.ru

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