There are 6 ways to get from Piraeus to Meteora 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  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka 884

$39 - $50

5 alternative options

Bus KTEL Grevenon  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Kalabaka

$51

Bus KTEL Trikala  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala

$40

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Piraeus to Meteora 228.4 miles

$55 - $80

Fly to Ioannina, drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ioannina (IOA) ATH - IOA
  2. Drive from Ioannina to Meteora

$70 - $259

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ATH - SKG
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - The met hotel to Meteora

$85 - $193

What companies run services between Piraeus, Greece and Meteora, Thessaly, Greece?

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Piraeus to Meteora once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, KTEL Grevenon operates a bus from Piraeus to Meteora once daily. Tickets cost $49 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$22 - $30
First Class
$28 - $40
Bus operators
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki - The met hotel to Meteora
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Piraeus to Meteora?

The distance between Piraeus and Meteora is 263 km. The road distance is 365 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Piraeus to Meteora?

The cheapest way to get from Piraeus to Meteora is to bus which costs 33€ and takes 9 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Piraeus to Meteora?

The quickest way to get from Piraeus to Meteora is to drive which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

Is there a direct bus between Piraeus and Meteora?

No, there is no direct bus from Piraeus to Meteora. However, there are services departing from Αφετηρια and arriving at Kalabaka via Athens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Piraeus to Meteora?

It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Piraeus to Meteora, including transfers.