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There are 10 ways to get from Austria to Greece by plane, train, bus, night train 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.

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Fly Vienna to Thessaloniki  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Thessaloniki (SKG) VIE - SKG

$119 - $279

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Fly Vienna to Athens  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Athens (ATH) VIE - ATH

$96 - $276

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Fly Graz to Thessaloniki  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Thessaloniki (SKG) GRZ - SKG

$128 - $508

Fly Vienna to Irakleion  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Irakleion (HER) VIE - HER

$127 - $358

Train to Munich, fly to Thessaloniki  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Thessaloniki (SKG) MUC - SKG

$115 - $325

Train, bus Siamos Tours  •  25 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest to Athens Siamos Tours

$134 - $209

Bus  •  27 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest to Athens 597

$101 - $166

Train, bus Slovak Lines  •  29 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Simmering to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Athens

$119 - $126

Train, night train  •  35 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Novi Beograd D
  2. Take the night train from Beograd centar to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$124 - $239

Drive  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Athens 1073.3 miles

$250 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Austria to Greece is to bus which costs 85€ - 150€ and takes 27 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austria to Greece is to fly which costs 110€ - 320€ and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Austria and Greece is 1157 km. The road distance is 1717.2 km.

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The best way to get from Austria to Greece without a car is to train and bus which takes 25 h 41 min and costs 110€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Austria to Greece, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Austria to Greece is to fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs 100€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 85€ - 150€ and takes 27 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Greece is 1 h ahead of Austria. It is currently 5:28 AM in Austria and 6:28 AM in Greece.

Yes, the driving distance between Austria to Greece is 1717 km. It takes approximately 17 h 9 min to drive from Austria to Greece.

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Wizz Air, Olympic Air, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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  • Distance: 722.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between Austria and Greece?

Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air and three other airlines fly from Vienna to Thessaloniki 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Athens via Erdberg, Vienna, Vienna Erdberg, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Budapest in around 27 h 39 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Graz to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Graz to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Graz to Thessaloniki via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Graz to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Graz to Thessaloniki via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Graz to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Vienna to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Simmering to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd centar to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
14 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $55
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$21 - $35
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $55
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
20 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Athens
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Athens
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$104
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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