There are 10 ways to get from Barcelona to Greece by plane, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) BCN - SKG

$105 - $340

Cheapest option

Fly to Athens  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Athens (ATH) BCN - ATH

$92 - $297

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Fly to Irakleion  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Irakleion (HER) BCN - HER

$113 - $349

Fly to Chania  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Chania (CHQ) BCN - CHQ

$294 - $780

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  36 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Bologna
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
  3. Take the train from Larissa to Athens 601

$237 - $353

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  39 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi Fb / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  5. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$328 - $491

Bus Ruse Bus  •  47 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Sofia 0800
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens

Bus Yubim  •  47 h 50 min

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

$213 - $244

Bus, train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  3. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$317 - $409

Drive  •  29 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Athens 1936.1 miles

$460 - $700

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Greece is to fly which costs 75€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Greece is to fly which takes 5 h 42 min and costs 95€ - 310€.

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The distance between Barcelona and Greece is 1700 km. The road distance is 3098 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Barcelona to Greece, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Greece. However, there are services departing from Metro Tetuan and arriving at Athens via Barcelona and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Greece?

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and six other airlines fly from Barcelona to Thessaloniki 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Athens via Gran Via-Selva de Mar, Barcelona, and Sofia in around 47 h 29 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Barcelona to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Barcelona to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Prague
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $480
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Prague
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $480
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$23 - $35
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Spanish Railways AVE
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Barcelona to Sofia
Ave. Duration
33 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Barcelona to Sofia
Ave. Duration
35 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Barcelona to Sofia
Ave. Duration
37 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $350
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com

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