There are 7 ways to get from Ohrid to Athens by car, train, bus, shuttle or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Drive, train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Ohrid to Φλώρινα
  2. Take the train from Φλώρινα to Πλατύ
  3. Take the train from Πλατύ to Αθήνα

$49 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  15 h 33 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

$48 - $68

5 alternative options

Bus  •  16 h 30 min

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

$56 - $61

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Ohrid to Athens 428.7 miles

$100 - $150

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

$80 - $260

Shuttle, bus to Ioannina, fly  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ohrid to Durrës
  2. Take the bus from Durrës to Ioannina
  3. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Athens (ATH) IOA - ATH

Bus, bus to Kavala, fly  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala
  3. Fly from Kavala (KVA) to Athens (ATH) KVA - ATH

$173 - $412

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ohrid to Athens is to bus which costs $56 - $61 and takes 16 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ohrid to Athens is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 7 h 26 min.

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The distance between Ohrid and Athens is 429 km. The road distance is 685.9 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 39 min to get from Ohrid to Athens, including transfers.

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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 30 min.

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The best way to get from Ohrid to Athens without a car is to drive and train which takes 9 h 39 min and costs $45 - $75.

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Ohrid to Athens bus services, operated by AD Galeb Ohrid, depart from Ohrid station.

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Map of how to get from Ohrid to Athens.
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  • Distance: 268.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 39 min

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 30 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
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Kavala to Athens
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Kavala to Athens
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Φλώρινα to Πλατύ
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$9 - $13
First Class
$11 - $15
Train from Πλατύ to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$25 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Gradsko to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $20
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mzt.mk
Bus operators
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
$33 - $38
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Bus from Durrës to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
albtrans.net
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
Shuttle from Ohrid to Durrës
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Kavalas
Phone
(+30) 2510.222294
Email
info@ktelkavalas.gr
Website
ktelkavalas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ktelkavalas.gr

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