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 Florina
  2. Take the train from Florina to Platy
  3. Take the train from Platy to Athens

$50 - $70

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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

$49 - $69

5 alternative options

Bus  •  16 h 30 min

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

$58 - $62

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

Bus, bus to Thessaloniki, fly  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Ohrid to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  3. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Athens (ATH) SKG - ATH

$64 - $216

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

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

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The best way to get from Ohrid to Athens without a car is to bus and train which takes 15 h 33 min and costs .

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

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

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The quickest flight from Tirana Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Ohrid to Athens bus services, operated by Albtrans sh.p.k, arrive at Athens station.

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Athens is 1 h ahead of Ohrid. It is currently 6:56 AM in Ohrid and 7:56 AM in Athens.

Yes, the driving distance between Ohrid to Athens is 686 km. It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to drive from Ohrid to Athens.

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Aegean Airlines offers flights from Tirana Airport to Athens Airport.

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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 Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
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 Florina to Platy
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$10 - $13
First Class
$12 - $16
Train from Platy to Athens
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
$6 - $20
mzt.mk
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 - $39
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
$47
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
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $60
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
Simeonidis Tours

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