There are 10 ways to get from Denmark to Greece by plane, shuttle, train, bus, bus and ferry, car train or car

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Fly to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) CPH - SKG

$70 - $243

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Fly to Irakleion  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Irakleion (HER) CPH - HER

$148 - $262

Fly to Athens  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Athens (ATH) CPH - ATH

$92 - $370

Fly to Chania, Private transfer  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Chania (CHQ) CPH - CHQ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Chania Airport to Kokkini Hani

$338 - $653

Train, bus  •  35 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha-Holesovice Ec
  4. Take the bus from Prague to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$263 - $389

Bus and ferry, bus  •  41 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Copenhagen to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$130 - $164

Bus, train  •  43 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Veles 541 / ...
  3. Take the train from Veles to Thessaloniki AVE
  4. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$152 - $226

Bus  •  47 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from København to Wrocław
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław to Athens

$124 - $173

Train, cartrain  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the cartrain from Hamburg Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Beograd En
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$206 - $377

Drive  •  29 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Athens 1943.5 miles

$460 - $700

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No, there is no direct bus from Denmark to Greece. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Athens via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 51 min.

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The distance between Denmark and Greece is 2045 km. The road distance is 3109.5 km.

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The best way to get from Denmark to Greece without a car is to train and bus which takes 35 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Denmark to Greece, including transfers.

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Denmark to Greece bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from København station.

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The best way to get from Denmark to Greece is to fly which takes 6 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 47 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Denmark to Greece bus services, operated by Sindbad, arrive at Athens station.

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Greece is 1 h ahead of Denmark. It is currently 8:02 AM in Denmark and 9:02 AM in Greece.

Yes, the driving distance between Denmark to Greece is 3110 km. It takes approximately 29 h 50 min to drive from Denmark to Greece.

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  • Distance: 1278.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

What companies run services between Denmark and Greece?

Scandinavian Airlines, Air Serbia and four other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Athens via Wrocław in around 47 h 45 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$30 - $50
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Veles
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $11
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hamburg Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$125
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
B&S Transfers
Phone
+30 697 32 04 923
Email
info@crete-taxi-service.com
Website
crete-taxi-service.com
Shuttle from Chania Airport to Kokkini Hani
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$184
Minivan
$253
Minibus
$390
Simeonidis Tours
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 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Copenhagen to Skopje
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
ms.mk
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from København to Wrocław
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Bus from Wrocław to Athens
Ave. Duration
32 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
sindbad.pl

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Air Baltic, Lufthansa, Air Serbia and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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