There are 9 ways to get from Monaco to Athens by plane, train, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Nice  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Athens (ATH) NCE - ATH

$102 - $345

Cheapest option

Fly from Monaco  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Monaco (MCM) to Athens (ATH) MCM - ATH

$75 - $357

7 alternative options

Train to Genoa, fly  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Athens (ATH) GOA - ATH

$120 - $393

Train, bus and ferry  •  26 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Monaco Monte Carlo to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
  4. Take the train from Λάρισα to Αθήνα

$223 - $334

Bus, bus and ferry Portokalidis Tours  •  26 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Bologna, Bologna 482
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Ioannina
  3. Take the bus from Ioannina to Athens

$185 - $302

Train, car ferry, bus  •  44 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Monaco-Monte-Carlo to Verona Porta Nuova R
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$177 - $426

Train  •  44 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Monaco Monte Carlo to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Beograd En
  5. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  6. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα

$187 - $342

Bus, bus and ferry Florentia Bus  •  46 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Menton to Savona
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Savona to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$146 - $188

Drive  •  23 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Monaco to Athens 1512.9 miles

$360 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Monaco to Athens is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 120€ - 170€ and takes 46 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Monaco to Athens is to fly which costs 65€ - 320€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Monaco and Athens is 1509 km. The road distance is 2420.7 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Monaco to Athens, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Monaco to Athens. However, there are services departing from Monaco Place dArmes and arriving at Athens via Nice, Nice, Autostazione, Bologna and Ioannina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Monaco to Athens. However, there are services departing from Monaco Monte Carlo and arriving at Αθήνα via Milano Centrale, Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf, Beograd and Θεσσαλονίκη. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 42 min.

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The nearest airport to Athens is Athens (ATH) Airport which is 20.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Skiathos (JSI) (134.4 km), Mykonos (JMK) (155.6 km), Milos (MLO) (157.4 km) and Paros (PAS) (164.7 km).

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Map of how to get from Monaco to Athens.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 943.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Monaco and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Alitalia and five other airlines fly from Monaco to Athens every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Monaco to Athens via Milano Centrale, Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf, Beograd, Thessaloniki, and Θεσσαλονίκη in around 44 h 42 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Nice to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Monaco to Athens via Nice, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Monaco to Athens via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Monaco to Athens via Nice, Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Monaco to Athens via Nice, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Nice to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Monaco to Athens via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Genoa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Monaco to Athens via Nice, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Monaco to Athens via Nice, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Monaco Monte Carlo to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Λάρισα to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
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Second Class
$18 - $25
First Class
$23 - $35
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
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 - $45
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Monaco-Monte-Carlo to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Menton to Savona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Savona to Fier
Ave. Duration
29 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$96 - $98
Aircraft-type seats
$116 - $119
2 bed inside cabin
$307 - $310
3 bed outside cabin
$260 - $310

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