There are 4 ways to get from Athens to Tripoli by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kiato Πειραιάς - Κιάτο / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kiato to Tripoli

$98 - $119

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Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Tripoli

Taxi  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Athens to Tripoli 98.3 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Tripoli 98.3 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Tripoli. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Athens and Tripoli is 129 km. The road distance is 157.2 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Tripoli without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Athens to Tripoli, including transfers.

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Athens to Tripoli bus services, operated by KTEL Arkadias, depart from Athens station.

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Athens to Tripoli bus services, operated by KTEL Arkadias, arrive at Tripoli station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Tripoli is 157 km. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Athens to Tripoli.

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There are 60+ hotels available in Tripoli. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Tripoli.
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  • Distance: 80.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Tripoli, Greece?

KTEL Arkadias operates a bus from Athens to Tripoli hourly, and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $11
Bus operators
KTEL Arkadias
Phone
2710 230 140
Email
ktelark@otenet.gr
Website
ktelarkadias.gr
Bus from Athens to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ktelarkadias.gr
Other operators
Taxi from Kiato to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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