There are 5 ways to get from Belgrade to Athens by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Athens (ATH) BEG - ATH

$68 - $225

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Night train, bus  •  21 h 58 min

  1. Take the night train from Beograd centar to Thessaloniki Hellas Express
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens Karaiskaki sq

$49 - $100

3 alternative options

Bus  •  16 h

  1. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$55 - $80

Train  •  20 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE / ...
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα

$57 - $111

Drive  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Belgrade to Athens 691 miles

$160 - $240

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beograd and arriving at Athens. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 16 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Belgrade to Athens. However, there are services departing from Beograd and arriving at Athens via Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 37 min.

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The distance between Belgrade and Athens is 806 km. The road distance is 1105.6 km.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Athens without a car is to bus which takes 16 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Belgrade to Athens, including transfers.

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Belgrade to Athens bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Beograd station.

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Belgrade to Athens train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), depart from Beograd station.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Athens is to fly which takes 4 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h, you could also train, which costs and takes 20 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Belgrade Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Belgrade to Athens bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, arrive at Athens station.

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Map of how to get from Belgrade to Athens.
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  • Distance: 503.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Belgrade, Serbia and Athens, Greece?

Air Serbia and Aegean Airlines fly from Belgrade to Athens twice daily. Alternatively, Crazy Holidays operates a bus from Belgrade to Athens 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 16 h. Siamos Tours also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Train operators
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
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
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
17 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr

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Athens is 1 h ahead of Belgrade. It is currently 1:47 AM in Belgrade and 2:47 AM in Athens.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Belgrade to Athens is 1106 km. It takes approximately 11 h 26 min to drive from Belgrade to Athens.

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Aegean Airlines and Air Serbia offer flights from Belgrade Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 3797+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Belgrade Airport is to Mini Bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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