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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Pýrgos

$40 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus KTEL Korinthias  •  10 h 6 min

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

$32 - $56

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kiáto
  2. Take the bus from Kiáto to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Piraeus to Olympia 166.7 miles

$40 - $60

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

Ktel Ileias operates a bus from Piraeus to Olympia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $34 - $37 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Athens to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$34 - $37
Schedules at
ktelileias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiáto to Patras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $13
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 - $14
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
KTEL Argolidas
Phone
(+30) 27520 27423
Email
info@ktelargolida.gr
Website
ktelargolida.gr
Bus from Athens to Isthmos
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $21
Schedules at
ktelargolida.gr
KTEL Korinthias
Phone
27410 754 10
Email
ktel-kor2@kor.forthnet.gr
Website
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Isthmos to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Piraeus to Olympia?

The distance between Piraeus and Olympia is 180 km. The road distance is 267 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Piraeus to Olympia is to bus which costs 32€ - 37€ and takes 6 h 56 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Piraeus to Olympia is to drive which takes 3 h 30 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

Is there a direct bus between Piraeus and Olympia?

No, there is no direct bus from Piraeus to Olympia. However, there are services departing from Αφετηρια and arriving at Olympia via Athens and Pýrgos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

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

It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Piraeus to Olympia, including transfers.