There are 12 ways to get from Belgium to Athens by plane, train, 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 from Brussels  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Athens (ATH) BRU - ATH

$102 - $293

Cheapest option

Fly from Charleroi  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Athens (ATH) CRL - ATH

$59 - $254

10 alternative options

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Athens (ATH) AMS - ATH

$132 - $370

Bus, train to Eindhoven, fly  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Athens (ATH) EIN - ATH

$117 - $397

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Athens (ATH) DUS - ATH

$150 - $414

Train, bus  •  34 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hegyeshalom Er / ...
  4. Take the bus from Rajka to Athens

$351 - $461

Bus Korona Travel  •  38 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels to Brno Zvonarka
  2. Take the bus from Brno to Athens Korona Travel

$177 - $208

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  43 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Athens

$98 - $208

Train  •  45 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$363 - $572

Train, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Venezia S.Lucia Ec
  4. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  5. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$367 - $726

Drive, car ferry  •  36 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Venice
  2. Take the car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Athens

$327 - $599

Drive, train  •  28 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Kufstein Ec / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Athens

$473 - $690

What companies run services between Belgium and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Brussels Airlines and 13 other airlines fly from Schaerbeek to Athens hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Athens via Brno Zvonarka and Brno in around 38 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Charleroi to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Charleroi to Athens via Chania
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Charleroi to Athens via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Charleroi to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens via Malta
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Eindhoven to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Athens via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$21 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$60 - $80
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Hegyeshalom
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$29 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Antwerp to Breda
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Rajka to Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$112
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brno to Athens
Ave. Duration
20 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$112
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Brussels to Brno Zvonarka
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
elines.cz
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Brussels to Sofia - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$270 - $350
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$105 - $106
Aircraft-type seats
$126 - $129
2 bed inside cabin
$334 - $337
3 bed outside cabin
$290 - $340
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$86
Airplane economy seats
$101
2-berth outside
$200 - $240
3-berth outside shower
$180 - $220

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Belgium to Athens?

The distance between Belgium and Athens is 2057 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Belgium to Athens?

The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Athens is to fly which costs 45€ - 210€ and takes 6 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Belgium to Athens?

The quickest way to get from Belgium to Athens is to fly which takes 6 h 12 min and costs 80€ - 240€.

Is there a direct bus between Belgium and Athens?

No, there is no direct bus from Belgium to Athens. However, there are services departing from Brussels and arriving at Athens via Brno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 9 min.

How long does it take to get from Belgium to Athens?

It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Belgium to Athens, including transfers.