There are 7 ways to get from Bodrum to Athens by ferry, car ferry, bus, car or plane

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Catamaran, car ferry  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Kos
  2. Take the car ferry from Kos to Piraeus

$79 - $149

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Bus  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogari
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens

$67 - $101

5 alternative options

Catamaran, car ferry, ferry  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Patmos
  2. Take the car ferry from Patmos to Syros
  3. Take the ferry from Syros to Rafina

$145 - $239

Catamaran, car ferry via Leros  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Leros
  2. Take the car ferry from Leros to Piraeus

$82 - $152

Drive  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bodrum to Athens 1116.6 miles

$260 - $390

Catamaran to Kos, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Kos
  2. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Athens (ATH) KGS - ATH

$83 - $199

Catamaran to Rhodes, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Rhodes
  2. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Athens (ATH) RHO - ATH

$77 - $146

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No, there is no direct bus from Bodrum to Athens. However, there are services departing from Bodrum and arriving at Athens via Istanbul Otogar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 10 min.

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The distance between Bodrum and Athens is 344 km. The road distance is 1786.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bodrum to Athens without a car is to Catamaran and car ferry which takes 11 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 49 min to get from Bodrum to Athens, including transfers.

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Bodrum to Athens bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, depart from Bodrum station.

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The quickest flight from Kos Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Athens is 1 h behind Bodrum. It is currently 9:46 PM in Bodrum and 9:46 PM in Athens.

Yes, the driving distance between Bodrum to Athens is 1787 km. It takes approximately 20 h 7 min to drive from Bodrum to Athens.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Kos Airport to Athens Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bodrum to Athens.
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  • Distance: 214.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 49 min

What companies run services between Bodrum, Muğla, Turkey and Athens, Greece?

You can take a bus from Bodrum to Athens via Istanbul Otogari and Istanbul Otogar in around 28 h 10 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kos to Athens
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Rhodes to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kos to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Rhodes to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Bodrum to Kos
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Ferry from Bodrum to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$49
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Ferry from Bodrum to Leros
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$41
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Ferry from Bodrum to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$49
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$85 - $120
CABIN A3 outside
$80 - $100
CABIN A4 outside
$80 - $100
Economy
$50 - $75
Car ferry from Patmos to Syros
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $95
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $95
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $70
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $70
Economy
$29 - $34
Car ferry from Leros to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $80
Economy
$41 - $46
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Syros to Rafina
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90

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