There are 5 ways to get from Belgrade to Athens by plane, bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 52 min

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

$68 - $225

Cheapest option

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 - $101

3 alternative options

Bus  •  16 h

  1. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$55 - $95

Train  •  20 h 37 min

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

$57 - $111

Drive  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Belgrade to Athens 691 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgrade to Athens is to night train and bus which costs RSD 5000 - RSD 11000 and takes 21 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgrade to Athens is to fly which costs RSD 6500 - RSD 23000 and takes 4 h 52 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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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Belgrade to Athens, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beograd and arriving at Athens. Services depart once daily, 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 Αθήνα via Θεσσαλονίκη. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 37 min.

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

Air Serbia and Aegean Airlines fly from Belgrade to Athens 3 times a day. Alternatively, Crazy Holidays operates a bus from Belgrade to Athens 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 16 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.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
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
17 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
fptravel.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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