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There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Volos by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Volos

27€ - 40€

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Train  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Larissa to Volos Λάρισα - Βόλος / ...

15€ - 22€

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Drive  •  3h 20m

  1. Drive from Athens to Volos 324.5 km

40€ - 60€

Athens → Volos
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Volos is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Volos is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Volos is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Volos is to train which costs 14€ - 23€ and takes 4h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Volos is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Volos. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h.

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No, there is no direct train from Athens to Volos. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Volos via Larissa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Athens and Volos is 168 km. The road distance is 324.5 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Volos without a car is to bus which takes 4h and costs 27€ - 40€.

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The bus from Athens to Volos takes 4h including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Athens to Volos bus services, operated by KTEL Magnesias, depart from Athens station.

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Athens to Volos train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Volos is to bus which takes 4h and costs 27€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 14€ - 23€ and takes 4h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Volos.
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  • Distance: 167.6 km
  • Duration: 4h

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

KTEL Magnesias operates a bus from Athens to Volos every 3 hours. Tickets cost 27€ - 40€ and the journey takes 4h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Athens to Volos via Larissa in around 4h 45m.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
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Raileurope.com
Train from Larissa to Volos
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
KTEL Magnesias
Phone
0030-24210-25248
Email
ktelvol@otenet.gr
Website
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Athens to Volos
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
KTEL Magnesias

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Athens to Volos bus services, operated by KTEL Magnesias, arrive at Volos station.

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Athens to Volos train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), arrive at Volos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Volos is 325 km. It takes approximately 3h 20m to drive from Athens to Volos.

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There are 257+ hotels available in Volos. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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