There are 9 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.

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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  •  7 h 27 min

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

$113 - $349

Fly to Thessaloniki  •  8 h 37 min

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

$105 - $340

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 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Bologna
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Kalabaka
  3. Take the train from Kalambaka to Athens

$240 - $349

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

$217 - $248

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

$324 - $414

Drive  •  29 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Athens 1936.1 miles

$460 - $700

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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 costs 75€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 11 min.

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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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The distance between Barcelona and Greece is 1700 km. The road distance is 3097.8 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Greece without a car is to bus and bus and ferry and train which takes 36 h 38 min and costs 200€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Barcelona to Greece, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Greece bus services, operated by Ruse Bus, depart from Barcelona station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Greece is to fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 75€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 47 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Greece.
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  • Distance: 1062.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Vueling Airlines and six other airlines fly from Barcelona to Athens hourly. 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 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 40 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 Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 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 Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 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
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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Geneva
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
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 Thessaloniki via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
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 Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
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 Irakleion via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Prague
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $480
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
10 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
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
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Barcelona to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Thessaloniki via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kalambaka to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
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 Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
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
$29 - $70
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
$78
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
$280 - $360
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
$15
Schedules at
ardatur.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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