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Recommended option

Train to Pisa, fly  •  7 h 9 min

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

$105 - $325

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

$78 - $266

10 alternative options

Train to Genoa, fly  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Athens (ATH) GOA - ATH

$107 - $370

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  10 h 11 min

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

$104 - $300

Train, train to Bologna, fly  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  4. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Athens (ATH) BLQ - ATH

$94 - $350

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  10 h 43 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

$98 - $270

Bus, bus and ferry  •  23 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Bologna 26
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Ioannina
  3. Take the bus from Ioannina to Athens

$175 - $260

Train, bus and ferry  •  24 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Parma Reg
  2. Take the train from Parma to Ancona Fb
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
  4. Take the train from Kalampáka to Athens 885

$168 - $269

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 - $379

Train, bus, car ferry  •  32 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Corniglia to Empoli Reg
  2. Take the bus from Empoli to Ancona 509
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$146 - $389

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

$161 - $215

Drive  •  22 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Athens 1405 miles

$330 - $490

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 train 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 Levanto, take the train to Genova Brignole, take the train to Genova Sestri Ponente, take the walk to Genoa airport, fly to Athens, take the walk to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, then take the subway to Athens.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Milan Linate to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Bologna to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Genoa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Bologna to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from La Spezia C. to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Corniglia to Empoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
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
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from La Spezia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
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
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Empoli to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$48
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 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$79 - $82
Airplane economy seats
$93 - $96
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210
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 - $310
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$100
Aircraft-type seats
$117
2 bed inside cabin
$303
3 bed outside cabin
$260 - $310

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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Athens is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 280€ and takes 7 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Athens is to train and fly which takes 7 h 9 min and costs 85€ - 280€.

It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Cinque Terre to Athens, including transfers.