There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Pýrgos

$36 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus KTEL Korinthias  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Isthmos
  2. Take the bus from Isthmos to Pýrgos

$29 - $49

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia 165.7 miles

$40 - $60

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Olympia via Pýrgos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Athens and Statue of Zeus at Olympia is 187 km. The road distance is 265.1 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia, including transfers.

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Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia bus services, operated by Ktel Ileias, depart from Athens station.

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Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia bus services, operated by Ktel Ileias, arrive at Pýrgos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia is 265 km. It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to drive from Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Statue of Zeus at Olympia. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia.
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  • Distance: 117 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Statue of Zeus at Olympia, Greece?

Ktel Ileias operates a bus from Athens to Statue of Zeus at Olympia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $32 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Bus operators
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Athens to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32 - $35
Schedules at
ktelileias.gr
KTEL Argolidas
Phone
(+30) 27520 27423
Email
info@ktelargolida.gr
Website
ktelargolida.gr
Bus from Athens to Isthmos
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $20
Schedules at
ktelargolida.gr
KTEL Korinthias
Phone
27410 754 10
Email
ktel-kor2@kor.forthnet.gr
Website
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Isthmos to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr

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