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Duration 5h 32m
Distance 290 km
Average price €50
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Greece

The nearest airport to Greece is Volos (VOL). However, there are better options for getting to Greece. Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Thessaloniki to Athens 5 times a day. Tickets cost €10 - €35 and the journey takes 4h 9m. Alternatively, KTEL Zakythos operates a vehicle from Zakynthos to Athens 3 times a day. Tickets cost €21 - €40 and the journey takes 5h.

Recommended airport

Thessaloniki (SKG)

  1. Thessaloniki
  2. Athens
6h 5m
€14 - €39
Other nearby airports

Zakinthos (ZTH)

  1. Zakynthos
  2. Athens
5h 32m
€28 - €48

Preveza (PVK)

  1. Preveza Airport
  2. Athens
6h 20m
€32 - €45

Kefallinia (EFL)

  1. Poros
  2. Patras
  3. Athens
8h 7m
€59 - €76

Volos (VOL)

  1. Volos Bus Station
  2. Athens
5h 56m
€60 - €74

Important airports for Athens

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Greece is Volos (VOL) Airport which is 74.4 km away. Other nearby airports include Preveza (PVK) (105.4 km), Kefallinia (EFL) (161.6 km), Zakinthos (ZTH) (168.2 km) and Thessaloniki (SKG) (189.9 km).

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It takes 6h 5m to get from Athens to Thessaloniki (SKG) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Thessaloniki (SKG) Airport, which is 289.8 km away from Athens. The train from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Athens takes 6h 5m.

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