There are 8 ways to get from Palermo to Athens Airport (ATH) by plane, bus, ferry, car ferry, train, bus and ferry or car

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

Fly from Palermo  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Athens (ATH) PMO - ATH

$133 - $442

Cheapest option

Bus to Catania, fly  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Athens (ATH) CTA - ATH

$93 - $327

6 alternative options

Ferry, bus, car ferry  •  35 h 2 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Ustica
  2. Take the ferry from Ustica to Naples
  3. Take the bus from Napoli-Immacolatella to Bari-Porto
  4. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  5. Take the bus from Trizónia to Athens

$336 - $591

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  35 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Naples to Ancona
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
  4. Take the train from Καλαμπάκα to Σκα

$253 - $376

Train, bus, car ferry  •  35 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Salerno Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salerno to Bari-Porto
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$214 - $421

Bus and ferry, bus  •  36 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Ancona
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Larissa
  4. Take the bus from Larissa to Athens

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, busferry  •  47 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Salerno
  2. Take the bus from Salerno to Bari-Porto
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Sami
  4. Take the busferry from Sami to Athens

$188 - $336

Drive, car ferry  •  28 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Palermo to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Brindisi
  4. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
  5. Drive from Patras to Athens Airport (ATH)

$177 - $341

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Athens Airport (ATH) is to bus and fly which costs 80€ - 280€ and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Athens Airport (ATH) is to fly which costs 110€ - 380€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Athens Airport (ATH) is 929 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Palermo to Athens Airport (ATH), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palermo to Athens Airport (ATH). However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Αερολιμενασ Αθηνων(Τερμα) via Cosenza, Ancona, Larissa and Στ.Υπεαρ/Κων Λιοσιων. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Palermo, Italy and Athens Airport (ATH), Greece?

Volotea, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Palermo to Athens Airport (ATH) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Catania to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Palermo to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Palermo to Athens via Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Catania to Athens via Bari
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from Catania to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Catania to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Καλαμπάκα to Σκα
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$20 - $27
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Napoli-Immacolatella to Bari-Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Salerno to Bari-Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Napoli - Porto Immacolatella to Bari Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Salerno to Bari Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
KTEL Fokidas
Phone
2265028226
Email
info@ktel-fokidas.gr
Website
ktel-fokidas.gr
Bus from Trizónia to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ktel-fokidas.gr
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Naples to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Larissa
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Salerno
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
saj.it
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39.0983.520315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Cosenza to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
simetspa.it
KTEL Larisas
Phone
2410 567.600
Website
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Sami to Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Ferry operators
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
siremar.it
Ferry from Palermo to Ustica
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
siremar.it
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$94 - $95
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$267 - $268
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Ventouris Ferries
Phone
+30 210 4828001
Email
booking@ventourisferries.com
Website
ventourisferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Sami
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Schedules at
ventourisferries.com
DECK
$70
AIRTYPE SEATS
$76
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$157
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45
Grimaldi Lines

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