There are 5 ways to get from Paralía to Athens by train, bus, 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

Train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Katerini to Athens 601

$37 - $51

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Katerini to Athens

$55 - $58

Bus KTEL Thessalonikis  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Katerini to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq

$69 - $72

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Paralía to Athens 276 miles

$65 - $100

Train, fly  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Katerini to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Athens (ATH) SKG - ATH

$50 - $147

What companies run services between Paralía, Central Macedonia, Greece and Athens, Greece?

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Paralía to Athens every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, KTEL Pierias S.A. operates a bus from Paralía to Athens 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. KTEL Imathias also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
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
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Katerini to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$23 - $35
First Class
$29 - $40
Train from Katerini to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$6 - $8
First Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Katerini to Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Katerini to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
KTEL Imathias
Phone
23310 22988
Email
ktelver@yahoo.gr
Website
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Katerini to Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ktel-imathias.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Paralía and Athens is 272 km. The road distance is 442 km.

The cheapest way to get from Paralía to Athens is to train which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Paralía to Athens is to drive which takes 4 h 27 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Paralía to Athens, including transfers.

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