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There are 4 ways to get from Piraeus to Olympia by bus, train 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.

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Bus KTEL Achaias  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

$38 - $46

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Kiato
  2. Take the bus from Kiato to Patra
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

Bus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Pýrgos Express

$38 - $42

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Piraeus to Olympia 166.7 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Piraeus to Olympia is to bus which costs 32€ - 37€ and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Piraeus to Olympia is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Piraeus to Olympia. However, there are services departing from Αφετηρια and arriving at Olympia via Athens, Patras and Pýrgos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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The distance between Piraeus and Olympia is 180 km. The road distance is 266.7 km.

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The best way to get from Piraeus to Olympia without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 23 min and costs 30€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Piraeus to Olympia, including transfers.

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Piraeus to Olympia bus services, operated by KTEL Achaias, depart from Athens station.

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Piraeus to Olympia bus services, operated by KTEL Achaias, arrive at Pýrgos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Piraeus to Olympia is 267 km. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Piraeus to Olympia.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Olympia. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Piraeus to Olympia.
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  • Distance: 112.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 23 min

What companies run services between Piraeus, Greece and Olympia, West Greece?

You can take a bus from Piraeus to Olympia via Στ.Υπεραστικων Λεωφορειων, Athens, Patras, and Pýrgos in around 7 h 23 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Piraeus to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Patras to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiato to Patra
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Athens to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32 - $35
Schedules at
ktelileias.gr

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