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There are 10 ways to get from Dublin to Greece by plane, shuttle, bus and ferry, train, bus, 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.

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Fly to Athens  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Athens (ATH) DUB - ATH

$95 - $435

Cheapest option

Fly to Thessaloniki  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Thessaloniki (SKG) DUB - SKG

$93 - $608

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Fly to Heraklion  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Heraklion (HER) DUB - HER

$116 - $757

Fly to Chania, Private transfer  •  10 h 30 min

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

$267 - $1,008

Bus and ferry, train, busferry, bus  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the busferry from Lille to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens

$237 - $405

Bus and ferry, bus via Budapest  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Budapest Népliget
  3. Take the bus from Budapest to Athens

$201 - $297

Bus and ferry Balkan Horn, bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens

$224 - $270

Bus and ferry, train, bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$406 - $694

Car ferry, train, bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$341 - $490

Car ferry, drive  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Dover
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Venice
  5. Take the car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
  6. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Athens

$482 - $817

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Greece is to fly which costs 80€ - 380€ and takes 7 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Greece is to fly which costs 80€ - 380€ and takes 7 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Greece. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Athens via London Victoria Coach Station, Népliget M, Deák Ferenc tér M and Budapest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16 h.

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The distance between Dublin and Greece is 2667 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Greece without a car is to bus and ferry and train and busferry and bus which takes 2 days 16 h and costs 200€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Dublin to Greece, including transfers.

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Dublin to Greece bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 50 min.

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Dublin to Greece bus services, operated by Siamos Tours, arrive at Athens station.

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Greece is 2 h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 3:09 AM in Dublin and 5:09 AM in Greece.

Map of how to get from Dublin to Greece.
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  • Distance: 1667.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus and seven other airlines fly from Dublin to Athens hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Athens via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Athens via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Paphos
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dublin to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Athens via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dublin to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dublin to Heraklion via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Heraklion via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Dublin to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Athens via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Dublin to Heraklion via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Dublin to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Dublin to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dublin to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Train operators
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
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
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Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
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 - $400
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$185
Minivan
$254
Minibus
$392
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Lille to Sofia
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
29 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
elines.cz
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
20 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$61 - $65
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $320
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
32 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$79
Airplane economy seats
$93
2-berth outside
$180 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200

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Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Air France and five other airlines offer flights from Dublin Airport to Athens Airport.

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