There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Valencia by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, 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  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Valencia (VLC) ATH - VLC

$96 - $374

5 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  40 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
  3. Take the bus from Bologna to Valencia

$260 - $407

Bus, train  •  46 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka
  2. Take the train from Hegyeshalom to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Em

$577 - $733

Bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Valencia

$124 - $236

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the bus from Venezia People Mover to Valencia

$228 - $496

Drive  •  32 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Valencia 2147.2 miles

$500 - $750

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Valencia is to fly which costs 80€ - 320€ and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Valencia is to fly which costs 80€ - 320€ and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The distance between Athens and Valencia is 2090 km. The road distance is 3435.4 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Athens to Valencia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Valencia via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Valencia, Spain?

Ryanair, Alitalia and 13 other airlines fly from Athens to Valencia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Valencia via Sofia in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Valencia via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$24 - $35
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hegyeshalom to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$240 - $350
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Bologna to Valencia
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Rajka
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Valencia
Ave. Duration
42 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
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 Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$120 - $122
2 bed inside cabin
$317 - $319
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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