Directions from Ohrid to Athens

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Recommended option

Drive to Kastoria, fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Ohrid to Kastoria
  2. Fly from Kastoria (KSO) to Athens (ATH) KSO - ATH

$85 - $178

Cheapest option

Drive, train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Ohrid to Florina
  2. Take the train from Florina to Platý
  3. Take the train from Platy to Athens 601

$50 - $70

5 alternative options

Shuttle to Tirana, fly  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ohrid to Tiranë
  2. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Athens (ATH) TIA - ATH

$81 - $261

Bus, train Greek Railways (OSE)  •  15 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Ohrid to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Veles
  3. Take the train from Veles to Thessaloniki AVE
  4. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$52 - $105

Bus Siamos Tours, train  •  15 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Ohrid to Gradsko
  2. Take the train from Gradsko to Gevgelija
  3. Take the bus from Gevgelija to Athens

$51 - $71

Bus  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Ohrid to Tiranë
  2. Take the bus from Tiranë to Athens

$59 - $63

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Ohrid to Athens 428.7 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Ohrid, Macedonia and Athens, Greece?

You can take a bus from Ohrid to Athens via Tiranë in around 16 h 29 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Tirana to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Kastoria to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Florina to Platý
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$9 - $13
First Class
$11 - $15
Train from Platy to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$26 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Veles
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Gradsko to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Euro Linia
Phone
+389 46 787 467
Email
eurolinia6@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Shuttle from Ohrid to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ohrid to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Avto Atom
Phone
033/273-551
Email
avtoatom@yahoo.com
Website
avtoatom.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Gradsko
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
avtoatom.com.mk
Book at
avtoatom.ukionshops.com
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Gevgelija to Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$34 - $40
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Tiranë to Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
albtrans.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ohrid and Athens is 429 km. The road distance is 686 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ohrid to Athens is to bus which costs $58 - $64 and takes 16 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Ohrid to Athens is to drive and fly which takes 4 h 9 min and costs $80 - $180.

No, there is no direct bus from Ohrid to Athens. However, there are services departing from Ohrid and arriving at Athens via Tiranë. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Ohrid to Athens, including transfers.