There are 5 ways to get from Greece to Lebanon by plane, bus, car ferry, car or train

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  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Beirut (BEY) ATH - BEY

$114 - $283

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry, drive via Erdemli  •  46 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Erdemli
  3. Take the bus from Erdemli to Silifke
  4. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Tripoli
  5. Drive from Tripoli to Beirut

$92 - $273

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry, drive  •  41 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tasucu
  3. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Tripoli
  4. Drive from Tripoli to Beirut

$116 - $295

Train, bus, car ferry, drive  •  45 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki 600
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli 600
  3. Take the bus from Dedeagac to Selimpasa Tesis
  4. Take the bus from Selimpasa Tesis to Tasucu
  5. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Tripoli
  6. Drive from Tripoli to Beirut

$124 - $294

Drive  •  28 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Beirut 1581.6 miles

$380 - $550

What companies run services between Greece and Lebanon?

Middle East Airlines, Aegean Airlines and two other airlines fly from Athens to Beirut 3 times a day.

Airlines
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Athens to Beirut
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Beirut
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Beirut via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Athens to Beirut via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$29 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$25 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tasucu
Ave. Duration
14 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Dedeagac to Selimpasa Tesis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Selimpasa Tesis to Tasucu
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Erdemli
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Erdemli to Silifke
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Ferry operators
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Taşucu to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com
Akgunler
Website
akgunlerdenizcilik.com
Car ferry from Taşucu to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Schedules at
akgunlerdenizcilik.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Greece to Lebanon?

The distance between Greece and Lebanon is 1362 km. The road distance is 2531 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Greece to Lebanon?

The cheapest way to get from Greece to Lebanon is to fly which costs 90€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Greece to Lebanon?

The quickest way to get from Greece to Lebanon is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs 90€ - 240€.

How long does it take to get from Greece to Lebanon?

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Greece to Lebanon, including transfers.