There are 7 ways to get from Brindisi to Piraeus by car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Car ferry, bus KTEL Thesprotias  •  18 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou

$74 - $157

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Car ferry, drive  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
  2. Drive from Patras to Piraeus

$70 - $145

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Car ferry, bus via Agrinio  •  20 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Agrinio
  3. Take the bus from Agrinio to Athens

$100 - $203

Bus and ferry, bus  •  22 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$113 - $136

Fly from Brindisi, train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Athens (ATH) BDS - ATH
  2. Take the train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus

$104 - $486

Train to Bari, fly, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Athens (ATH) BRI - ATH
  3. Take the train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus

$102 - $407

Car ferry to Tirana, fly, train  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Durrës
  2. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Athens (ATH) TIA - ATH
  3. Take the train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus

$87 - $279

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brindisi to Piraeus is to car ferry and bus which costs 85€ - 180€ and takes 20 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brindisi to Piraeus is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 350€ and takes 6 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brindisi to Piraeus. However, there are services departing from Brindisi and arriving at Πλ.Κοραη via Fier and Θερμοπυλων. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 40 min.

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The distance between Brindisi and Piraeus is 574 km.

The best way to get from Brindisi to Piraeus without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 18 h 28 min and costs 60€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 18 h 28 min to get from Brindisi to Piraeus, including transfers.

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Brindisi to Piraeus bus services, operated by Florentia Bus, depart from Brindisi station.

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There is no direct flight from Brindisi Airport to Athens Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Brindisi to Piraeus bus services, operated by Albtrans sh.p.k, arrive at Athens station.

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Piraeus is 1 h ahead of Brindisi. It is currently 7:30 PM in Brindisi and 8:30 PM in Piraeus.

Map of how to get from Brindisi to Piraeus.
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  • Distance: 358.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 28 min

What companies run services between Brindisi, Italy and Piraeus, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Brindisi to Piraeus. However, you can take the car ferry to Igoumenitsa, take the walk to Igoumenitsa, take the bus to Athens - KTEL Kifisou, take the walk to Στ.Υπεραστικων, then take the line 420 bus to Αφετηρια. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Brindisi to Piraeus via Igoumenitsa, Igoumenitsa, Agrinio, Athens, and Στ.Υπεραστικων in around 20 h 18 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bari to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $420
Flights from Tirana to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$23 - $35
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Agrinio
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Agrinio to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $85
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$71
AIRTYPE SEATS
$76
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$158
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Durrës
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it

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