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There are 11 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Athens by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

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

Train to Pisa, fly  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Athens (ATH) PSA - ATH

$96 - $316

Cheapest option

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Athens (ATH) BGY - ATH

$77 - $266

9 alternative options

Train, train to Bologna, fly  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Parma
  2. Take the train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
  3. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Athens (ATH) BLQ - ATH

$78 - $319

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Athens (ATH) LIN - ATH

$104 - $298

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Athens (ATH) MXP - ATH

$97 - $269

Bus, bus and ferry  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Bologna
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou

$161 - $254

Train, bus and ferry  •  24 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Parma Reg
  2. Take the train from Parma to Ancona Rv / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
  4. Take the train from Kalambaka to Athens

$153 - $248

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Ancona
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Athens

$174 - $369

Train, car ferry, bus  •  34 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Corniglia to Pontassieve Reg
  2. Take the train from Pontassieve to Ancona Reg
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$156 - $406

Bus and ferry, bus  •  47 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sestri Levante Piazza Italia to Tiranë
  2. Take the bus from Tiranë to Athens

$159 - $213

Drive  •  22 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Athens 1405 miles

$330 - $490

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The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Athens is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 280€ and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Athens is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 280€ and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between Cinque Terre and Athens is 1356 km. The road distance is 2248 km.

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The best way to get from Cinque Terre to Athens without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 24 h 25 min and costs 140€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Cinque Terre to Athens, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Pisa Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cinque Terre to Athens is 2248 km. It takes approximately 22 h 19 min to drive from Cinque Terre to Athens.

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Aegean Airlines and Alitalia offer flights from Pisa Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 3921+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cinque Terre to Athens.
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  • Distance: 847.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Cinque Terre, Italy and Athens, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Cinque Terre to Athens. However, you can take the train to La Spezia Centrale, take the walk to La Spezia C., take the train to Pisa C.Le, take the walk to Pisa Centrale, take the train to Pisa Airport, take the walk to Pisa airport, fly to Athens, take the walk to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, then take the subway to Athens. Alternatively, you can take the train to La Spezia Centrale, take the walk to La Spezia C., take the train to Parma, take the train to Bologna C.Le, take the walk to Bologna, take the shuttle to Bologna Airport, take the walk to Bologna airport, fly to Athens, take the walk to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, then take the subway to Athens.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Bologna to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Milan Linate to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Milan Linate to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Milan Linate to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Bologna to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Bologna to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from La Spezia C. to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Parma to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Corniglia to Pontassieve
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Train from Pontassieve to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Levanto to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kalambaka to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$20 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
11 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
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 Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Tiranë to Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Ancona to Patras
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$77 - $79
Airplane economy seats
$90 - $93
2-berth outside
$190 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Ancona to Patras
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$97
Aircraft-type seats
$114
2 bed inside cabin
$294
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300

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