Directions from Brindisi to Piraeus

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 from Brindisi  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Athens (ATH) BDS - ATH

$93 - $464

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  19 h 19 min

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

$70 - $145

5 alternative options

Train to Bari, fly  •  6 h 31 min

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

$91 - $384

Bus and ferry, bus  •  16 h 26 min

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

$116 - $139

Car ferry, bus  •  18 h 35 min

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

$74 - $158

Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  20 h 39 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sami to Athens

$115 - $266

Leonetti Bus, car ferry, bus  •  21 h 59 min

  1. Take the Leonetti Bus from Brindisi - Autorità Portuale to Bari
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$131 - $313

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

Alitalia, Ryanair and four other airlines fly from Brindisi to Piraeus every 2 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 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, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
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
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $490
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bari to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $420
Train operators
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 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 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
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 Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Sami to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
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 - $90
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
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$91
Aircraft-type seats
$109
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$189
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$219
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Kefallonia
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$84
AIRTYPE SEATS
$89
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$188
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$268 - $269
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brindisi and Piraeus is 574 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brindisi to Piraeus is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 95€ - 120€ and takes 16 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Brindisi to Piraeus is to train and fly which takes 6 h 31 min and costs 75€ - 330€.

It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Brindisi to Piraeus, including transfers.