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Fly  •  2h 45m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Athens (ATH) BER - ATH

€30 - €260

5 alternative options

Train, bus via Thessaloníki  •  27h 55m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Dresden Hbf Ic
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Ic

€141 - €285

Bus  •  37h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Prague N958 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha to Athens

€115 - €119

Bus via Wrocław  •  38h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Wrocław, Dworzec Autobusowy N1376 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław to Athens

€88 - €124

Train, bus  •  44h 39m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Legnica Ire
  2. Take the bus from Legnica to Athens

€106 - €161

Drive  •  22h 3m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) 2329.2 km

€280 - €420

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) by train and bus

The journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Athens Airport (ATH) is around 42h 46m and covers a distance of around 2370 km. The fastest journey normally takes 42h 46m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, RegioJet, FlixBus and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Athens International Airport. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
42h 46m
Fastest journey time:
42h 46m
Journey distance:
2370 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€166
Carbon emissions:
246 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
19:01
Last service departs at:
19:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) train and bus schedules

Germany → Greece
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Conditions of entry into Greece from Germany

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This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
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This applies to arrivals from Albania, Australia, Bahrain, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, China, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Greece from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Athens Airport (ATH) is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Athens Airport (ATH) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Athens Airport (ATH) is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Greece.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) is to fly which costs €30 - €260 and takes 2h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) is to fly which costs €30 - €260 and takes 2h 45m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Athens Airport (ATH) is 1797 km. The road distance is 2329.2 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) without a car is to train and bus via Thessaloníki which takes 27h 55m and costs €140 - €290.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Athens (ATH), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) is to fly which takes 2h 45m and costs €30 - €260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €115 - €119 and takes 37h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Athens Airport (ATH) is 1h ahead of Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER). It is currently 8:24 AM in Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and 9:24 AM in Athens Airport (ATH).

Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) is 2329 km. It takes approximately 22h 3m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH).

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Ryanair, easyJet, Aegean Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Athens Airport.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH).
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  • Distance: 1797.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Athens Airport (ATH), Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Ryanair and 13 other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Athens Airport (ATH) via Praha, Athens, Στ.Νεοσ Κοσμοσ, Στ.Συνταγματοσ, and Αφετηρια in around 37h 24m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €850
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €480
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€95 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €240
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€95 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €240
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€29 - €300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €230
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Legnica
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden central station to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Prague
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Wrocław, Dworzec Autobusowy
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Dresden Bayrische Strasse to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€75 - €90
Website
Comati PSG
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Praha to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Praha to Athens
Ave. Duration
31h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Legnica to Athens
Ave. Duration
37h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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