There are 8 ways to get from Bitola to Athens by train, plane, bus 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

Train to Thessaloniki, fly  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Μεσονήσιον to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Athens (ATH) SKG - ATH

$46 - $145

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Μεσονήσιον to Πλατύ Φλώρινα - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the train from Πλατύ to Αθήνα Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα

$39 - $55

6 alternative options

Bus to Ioannina, fly  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Florina to Ioannina
  2. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Athens (ATH) IOA - ATH

$93 - $283

Drive to Kastoria, fly  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Bitola to Kastoria
  2. Fly from Kastoria (KSO) to Athens (ATH) KSO - ATH

$79 - $171

Train via Veles  •  13 h

  1. Take the train from Bitola to Veles 540 / ...
  2. Take the train from Veles to Thessaloniki AVE
  3. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα

$48 - $104

Bus  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Prilep to Negotino
  2. Take the bus from Negotino to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq

Bus, train  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bitola to Gradsko
  2. Take the train from Gradsko to Gevgelija
  3. Take the bus from Gevgelija to Athens

$48 - $78

Drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bitola to Athens 361.8 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bitola to Athens is to train which costs $35 - $55 and takes 8 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bitola to Athens is to drive and fly which costs $75 - $180 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Bitola and Athens is 396 km. The road distance is 578.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Bitola to Athens, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bitola to Athens. However, there are services departing from Bitola and arriving at Athens Karaiskaki sq via Prilep, Negotino and Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bitola to Athens. However, there are services departing from Bitola and arriving at Αθήνα via Veles and Θεσσαλονίκη. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h.

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What companies run services between Bitola, Macedonia and Athens, Greece?

You can take a train from Bitola to Athens via Μεσονήσιον and Πλατύ in around 8 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bitola to Athens via Prilep, Negotino, and Thessaloniki in around 13 h 13 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Kastoria to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Μεσονήσιον to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$11 - $15
First Class
$14 - $19
Train from Μεσονήσιον to Πλατύ
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$9 - $13
First Class
$11 - $15
Train from Πλατύ to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$25 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
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
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Bitola to Veles
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $29
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Gradsko to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Florina to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Pelagonija Trans
Phone
+389 48 423 310
Email
pelagonijatrans@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Prilep to Negotino
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Negotino to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
ms.mk
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Transkop patnicki soobrakaj A.D. Bitola
Phone
+389 47 231 192
Website
transkop.mk
Bus from Bitola to Gradsko
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Schedules at
transkop.mk
Avto Atom
Phone
033/273-551
Email
avtoatom@yahoo.com
Website
avtoatom.com.mk
Bus from Bitola to Gradsko
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtoatom.com.mk
Book at
avtoatom.ukionshops.com
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Gevgelija to Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$33 - $39
Schedules at
siamostours.gr

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