There are 3 ways to get from Hydra to Olympia by ferry, bus 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

Ferry, bus  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hydra to Poros
  2. Take the bus from Galatas to Isthmos
  3. Take the bus from Corinth Isthmos to Pýrgos

$40 - $59

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus KTEL Korinthias  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hydra to Ermioni
  2. Take the bus from Ermioni to Isthmos
  3. Take the bus from Isthmos to Pýrgos

$36 - $54

1 alternative option

Ferry, train, bus  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hydra to Piraeus
  2. Take the train from Piraeus to Kiato
  3. Take the bus from Kiato to Patra
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hydra and Olympia is 166 km.

The best way to get from Hydra to Olympia without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 8 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 38 min to get from Hydra to Olympia, including transfers.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Olympia. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hydra to Olympia.
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  • Distance: 103.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 38 min

What companies run services between Hydra, Greece and Olympia, West Greece?

There is no direct connection from Hydra to Olympia. However, you can take the ferry to Poros, take the walk to Galatas, take the bus to Isthmos, take the walk to Corinth Isthmos, take the bus to Pýrgos, then take the bus to Olympia. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hydra to Olympia via Piraeus, Γουναρη, Αφετηρια, Piraeus, Kiato, Patra, Patras, and Pýrgos in around 10 h 31 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Piraeus to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
KTEL Argolidas
Phone
(+30) 27520 27423
Email
info@ktelargolida.gr
Website
ktelargolida.gr
Bus from Galatas to Isthmos
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
ktelargolida.gr
KTEL Korinthias
Phone
27410 754 10
Email
ktel-kor2@kor.forthnet.gr
Website
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Galatas to Isthmos
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Ermioni to Isthmos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Isthmos to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Corinth Isthmos to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Schedules at
ktelileias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiato to Patra
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Patras to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Hydra to Poros
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$5 - $8
Business
$6
Ferry from Hydra to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$19 - $26
Business
$24
Ferry from Hydra to Ermioni
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$6 - $9
Business
$7

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