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Recommended option

Train, ferry, car ferry  •  12 h 26 min

$51 - $169

5 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  14 h 4 min

$68 - $147

Drive  •  17 h 13 min

  1. 975.2 miles

$230 - $340

Fly from Izmir  •  4 h 31 min

  1. ADB - ATH

$61 - $181

Bus, car ferry to Chios, fly  •  7 h 16 min

  1. JKH - ATH

$99 - $188

Train, ferry to Samos, fly  •  8 h 3 min

  1. SMI - ATH

$62 - $225

What companies run services between İzmir, Turkey and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines flies from İzmir to Athens 3 times a week.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Izmir to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Chios to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Samos to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Chios to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Samos to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Chios to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Samos to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Chios to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Flights from Samos to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Izmir Basmane to Çamlık
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Izmir Airport to Cesme
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
havas.com.tr
Ferry operators
Barel Travel
Website
bareltravel.com
Ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0 - $30
Schedules at
bareltravel.com
Adult
$30
Child
$15
Infant
$0
Meander Travel
Website
meandertravel.com
Ferry from Kusadasis to Vathy, Samos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $42
Schedules at
meandertravel.com
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Vathy, Samos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $80
Economy
$40 - $50
Car ferry from Chíos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $85
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $85
Economy
$40 - $55
EgeBerlik
Website
egebirlik.eu
Car ferry from Çeşme to Chios
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
egebirlik.eu
Erturk
Website
erturk.com.tr
Car ferry from Çesme Port to Chíos
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
erturk.com.tr
Turyol
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Çeşme to Chios
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Chíos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $95
Business
$92
2 bed outside Cabin
$88
4 bed outside Cabin
$81

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Questions & Answers

The distance between İzmir and Athens is 303 km. The road distance is 1560 km.

The cheapest way to get from İzmir to Athens is to fly which costs 280 ₺ - 850 ₺ and takes 4 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from İzmir to Athens is to fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 280 ₺ - 850 ₺.

It takes approximately 12 h 26 min to get from İzmir to Athens, including transfers.