There are 8 ways to get from Corsica to Athens by plane, ferry, bus, train, bus and ferry, car ferry 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 Bastia  •  5h 53m

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

243€ - 408€

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  46h 16m

  1. Take the ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice Aéroport to Beograd 274
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

241€ - 318€

6 alternative options

Fly from Ajaccio  •  8h 4m

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

287€ - 436€

Ferry, bus, train via Sofia  •  46h 40m

  1. Take the ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Sofia
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Thessaloniki Ic
  4. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Ic / ...

Ferry, bus, train  •  47h 41m

  1. Take the ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Sofia
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Thessaloniki Ic
  4. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Ic / ...

277€ - 428€

Ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Savona 404
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Savona to Fier
  4. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

271€ - 336€

Car ferry, bus, train  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Marseille
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Blagoevgrad
  4. Take the train from Blagoevgrad to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Ic / ...

265€ - 385€

Drive, car ferry  •  27h 45m

  1. Drive from Ajaccio to Bastia
  2. Take the car ferry from Bastia to Livorno
  3. Drive from Livorno to Athens

326€ - 517€

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The cheapest way to get from Corsica to Athens is to ferry and bus which costs 240€ - 320€ and takes 46h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Corsica to Athens is to fly which costs 240€ - 410€ and takes 5h 53m.

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The distance between Corsica and Athens is 1326 km.

The best way to get from Corsica to Athens without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 46h 16m and costs 240€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 5h 53m to get from Corsica to Athens, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bastia Airport to Athens Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 15m and has one stopover.

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Athens is 1h ahead of Corsica. It is currently 10:12 PM in Corsica and 11:12 PM in Athens.

easyJet, Norwegian Air International, Aegean Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Bastia Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 3251+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Corsica to Bastia Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs 23€ - 28€.

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Map of how to get from Corsica to Athens.
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  • Distance: 1325.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 53m

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

easyJet, Norwegian Air International and three other airlines fly from Borgo to Athens twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100€ - 1600€
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700€ - 1300€
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via Marseille, Rome
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
700€ - 1300€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bastia to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Ajaccio to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Bastia to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
15€ - 20€
1st Class Ticket
22€ - 28€
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
30€ - 35€
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
37€ - 41€
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 60€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
21€ - 28€
1st Class Ticket
30€ - 40€
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
40€ - 50€
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
52€ - 57€
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
8€ - 10€
1st Class
9€ - 12€
Train from Blagoevgrad to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
1st Class
6€ - 9€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Nice Airport to Sofia
Ave. Duration
24h 47m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Nice Airport to Sofia
Ave. Duration
26h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 150€
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Bus from Marseille-St-Charles to Sofia
Ave. Duration
29h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Schedules at
yubim.eu
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Savona to Fier
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
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
10h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€
Website
Albtrans sh.p.k
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Marseille to Sofia
Ave. Duration
30h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190€ - 250€
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Marseille to Sofia
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
avtogari.info
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Trans5
Website
trans5.bg
Bus from Sofia to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Schedules at
trans5.bg
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Sofia to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.it
Ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
110€ - 130€
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Moby S.p.A
Phone
+49 (0)611 14020
Email
info@moby.it
Website
mobylines.com
Car ferry from Bastia to Livorno
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 50€
Website
Moby S.p.A
Standard car
30€ - 50€
Low season
18€ - 25€
High season
27€ - 40€

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