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Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 47 min

  1. CTA - ATH

$71 - $288

6 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29 h 9 min

  1. 13 / ...

$151 - $185

Train, car ferry, night bus, bus  •  29 h 44 min

  1. Rv / ...
  2. Bus
  3. Reg / ...

Bus, car ferry  •  32 h 7 min

$209 - $400

Train, car ferry, bus  •  32 h 55 min

  1. Ic / ...
  2. Ic
  3. Reg / ...

$145 - $273

Train, bus and ferry  •  33 h 29 min

  1. Ic / ...
  2. Ic
  3. Rv / ...
  4. 885

$222 - $331

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 3 min

$152 - $291

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines and Alitalia fly from Catania to Athens twice daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Catania to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Train from Orte to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Reggio Di Calabria Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Latina
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Latina to Orte
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kalampáka to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Catania to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Taranto via Porto Mercantile
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
saj.it
Società Trasporti Pubblici Brindisi SpA
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
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
$65 - $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
$48
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Villa S.Giovanni to Taranto
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour to RENDE-Viale Marconi Ex Erg
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $30
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$3
Car
$29 - $30
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
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
$108 - $109
2 bed inside cabin
$269 - $271
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Catania and Athens is 762 km.

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Athens is to fly which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 2 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Catania to Athens is to fly which takes 2 h 47 min and costs 60€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct bus from Catania to Athens. However, there are services departing from Catania and arriving at Athens via Cosenza, Taranto, Brindisi and Fier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Catania to Athens, including transfers.