There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Split by plane, bus, train, night train, 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  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Split (SPU) ATH - SPU

$163 - $513

Cheapest option

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  28 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Tiranë
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva
  3. Take the bus from Budva to Split

$91 - $103

4 alternative options

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  29 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Split

$107 - $153

Train, night train, bus  •  29 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Split

$95 - $132

Bus, car ferry  •  34 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split

$163 - $401

Drive  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Split 798.3 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Split is to bus which costs 75€ - 90€ and takes 28 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Split is to fly which costs 130€ - 440€ and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Split. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Split via Tirana and Budva. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 6 min.

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The distance between Athens and Split is 868 km. The road distance is 1277.2 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Split without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 6 min and costs 75€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Athens to Split, including transfers.

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Athens to Split bus services, operated by Albtrans sh.p.k, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Split is to fly which takes 5 h 16 min and costs 130€ - 440€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 90€ and takes 28 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Split.
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  • Distance: 542.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Split, Croatia?

Croatia Airlines and Alitalia fly from Athens to Split once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Split via Tiranë, Tirana, and Budva in around 28 h 6 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $12
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Budva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Budva to Split
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Beograd
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Split
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Split
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Split
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
ms.mk
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
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99
Aircraft-type seats
$117
2 bed inside cabin
$302
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$48
Vehicle
$71

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