There are 8 ways to get from Corsica to Athens by plane, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, train, car or 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

Fly from Ajaccio  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Ajaccio (AJA) to Athens (ATH) AJA - ATH

$316 - $496

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus Lasta  •  47 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Toulon
  2. Take the bus from Toulon to Beograd
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$191 - $288

6 alternative options

Fly from Bastia  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Bastia (BIA) to Athens (ATH) BIA - ATH

$252 - $422

Car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, train  •  34 h 57 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Bologna, Bologna 482
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
  4. Take the train from Larissa to Athens 601

$238 - $417

Car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, train via Kalampáka  •  35 h 3 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice to Bologna
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Kalabaka
  4. Take the train from Kalampáka to Athens 885

$269 - $464

Car ferry, train, bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Savona Ec
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Savona to Fier
  4. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$200 - $357

Car ferry Superfast ferries, bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice to Venezia
  3. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$235 - $621

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  28 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Ajaccio to Bastia
  2. Take the car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio
  3. Take the ferry from Portoferraio to Piombino A2 / ...
  4. Drive from Piombino to Athens

$406 - $655

What companies run services between Corsica, France and Athens, Greece?

Air France, Air Corsica and nine other airlines fly from Ajaccio to Athens every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Marseille
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $600
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Manchester
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Bastia to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Marseille, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$20 - $26
First Class
$25 - $35
Train from Kalampáka to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$22 - $29
First Class
$27 - $40
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Savona
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Venezia
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Savona to Fier
Ave. Duration
29 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
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
$49
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Ajaccio to Toulon
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$103 - $105
Aircraft-type seats
$124 - $127
2 bed inside cabin
$329 - $332
3 bed outside cabin
$280 - $340
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Corsica and Athens is 1326 km.

The cheapest way to get from Corsica to Athens is to car ferry and bus which costs 150€ - 240€ and takes 47 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Corsica to Athens is to fly which takes 8 h 1 min and costs 200€ - 350€.

It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to get from Corsica to Athens, including transfers.