There are 7 ways to get from Burgas to Athens by plane, bus, train 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

Fly from Burgas  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Athens (ATH) BOJ - ATH

$46 - $242

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Vladimir Pavlov to Stara Zagora 8626
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Athens

$46 - $76

5 alternative options

Bus to Istanbul, fly  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  2. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Athens (ATH) IST - ATH

$72 - $215

Bus, bus to Alexandroupolis, fly  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Svilengrad
  2. Take the bus from Svilengrad to Alexandroupoli
  3. Fly from Alexandroupolis (AXD) to Athens (ATH) AXD - ATH

$77 - $178

Bus EAAA  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Athens

$50 - $70

Bus Tourist Service Holding AD  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Yambol
  2. Take the bus from Yambol to Athens

$83 - $85

Drive  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Burgas to Athens 674.1 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Athens is to bus which costs $50 - $70 and takes 19 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burgas to Athens is to fly which costs $45 - $250 and takes 6 h 28 min.

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The distance between Burgas and Athens is 595 km. The road distance is 1078.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Burgas to Athens, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burgas and arriving at Athens. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 h 15 min.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Burgas Airport is to bus which takes 16 min and costs $1 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Burgas to Athens.
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  • Distance: 372.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

What companies run services between Burgas, Bulgaria and Athens, Greece?

Bulgaria Air, Aegean Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Burgas to Athens twice daily. Alternatively, EAAA operates a bus from Burgas to Athens twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 19 h 15 min. Ilias Travel also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Katowice
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Burgas to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Svilengrad24
Website
svilengrad24.info
Bus from Burgas to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
svilengrad24.info
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Svilengrad to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Burgas to Athens
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Burgas to Athens
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
M-Bus
Phone
056 844 966
Website
mbus-bg.com
Bus from Burgas to Yambol
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
mbus-bg.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Burgas to Yambol
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Yambol to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
tourist-service.com

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