There are 8 ways to get from Otranto to Greece by ferry, car ferry, bus, train, bus and ferry, car 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.

Recommended option

Ferry, car ferry, bus KTEL Thesprotias  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the ferry from Otranto to Corfu
  2. Take the car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou

$116 - $153

Cheapest option

Ferry, car ferry, bus via Agrinio  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Otranto to Corfu
  2. Take the car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Agrinio
  4. Take the bus from Agrinio to Athens

$94 - $125

6 alternative options

Ferry, bus, train  •  16 h 12 min

  1. Take the ferry from Otranto to Corfu
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Grevena
  3. Take the bus from Grevena to Kalabaka
  4. Take the train from Καλαμπάκα to Αθήνα

Bus, bus and ferry  •  18 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Otranto to Brindisi 05R
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$119 - $151

Drive, car ferry  •  34 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Otranto to Volos
  2. Take the car ferry from Volos to Mantoúdi
  3. Drive from Mantoúdi to Athens

Ferry, car ferry, bus to Ioannina, fly  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Otranto to Corfu
  2. Take the car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
  4. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Athens (ATH) IOA - ATH

$137 - $340

Bus, train to Bari, fly  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Otranto to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Athens (ATH) BRI - ATH

$101 - $396

Bus, bus and ferry to Tirana, fly  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Otranto to Brindisi
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  3. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Athens (ATH) TIA - ATH

$142 - $354

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Otranto to Greece is to ferry and car ferry and bus which costs 80€ - 110€ and takes 15 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Otranto to Greece is to bus and train and fly which costs 85€ - 350€ and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The distance between Otranto and Greece is 326 km.

It takes approximately 13 h 26 min to get from Otranto to Greece, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Otranto to Greece. However, there are services departing from Otranto and arriving at Athens via Brindisi and Fier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Otranto, Apulia, Italy and Greece?

There is no direct connection from Otranto to Athens. However, you can take the ferry to Corfu, take the walk to Corfu, take the car ferry to Igoumenitsa, take the bus to Athens - KTEL Kifisou, take the walk to Σταθ.Υπερασ.Λεωφ.Κηφισου, then take the line 051 bus to Αγ.Γεωργιοσ. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Otranto to Athens via Corfu, Corfu, Igoumenitsa, Agrinio, Athens, and Σταθ.Υπερασ.Λεωφ.Κηφισου in around 15 h 32 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Bari to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $420
Flights from Tirana to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $490
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Καλαμπάκα to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Grevena
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Agrinio
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Agrinio to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Grevena to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Otranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
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
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Ionion Lines
Phone
0030 2661081808
Email
reservation@ionionlines.eu
Website
ionionlines.eu
Car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ionionlines.eu
Passenger
$11 - $12
Vehicle
$46 - $47
Corfu Ferries
Phone
+302665021000
Email
oscartrv@otenet.gr
Website
corfuferries.gr
Car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
corfuferries.gr
Anes Ferries
Phone
210 5237613
Email
info@anes.gr
Website
anes.gr
Car ferry from Volos to Mantoúdi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
anes.gr

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