There are 6 ways to get from Pisa to Athens by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car 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.

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Fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Athens (ATH) PSA - ATH

$90 - $299

5 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry  •  21 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Fb / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
  5. Take the train from Kalambaka to Athens

$167 - $265

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Pisa International Airport to Florence Train Station S. M. Novella
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Bologna Airport
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Ioannina
  4. Take the bus from Ioannina to Athens

$193 - $289

Train, car ferry, bus  •  31 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Ancona Reg
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$148 - $403

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  38 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Firenze to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$138 - $181

Drive  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Pisa to Athens 1371.5 miles

$330 - $480

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The cheapest way to get from Pisa to Athens is to fly which costs 75€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pisa to Athens is to fly which costs 75€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pisa to Athens. However, there are services departing from Pisa International Airport and arriving at Athens via Florence, Aeroporto, Ospedale Maggiore, Bologna and Ioannina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 28 min.

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The distance between Pisa and Athens is 1286 km. The road distance is 2194.4 km.

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The best way to get from Pisa to Athens without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 21 h 59 min and costs 140€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Pisa to Athens, including transfers.

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Pisa to Athens bus services, operated by Autostradale, depart from Pisa International Airport station.

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There is no direct flight from Pisa Airport to Athens Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Pisa to Athens bus services, operated by KTEL Ioanninon, arrive at Athens station.

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Athens is 1 h ahead of Pisa. It is currently 4:30 AM in Pisa and 5:30 AM in Athens.

Map of how to get from Pisa to Athens.
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  • Distance: 803.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Pisa, Italy and Athens, Greece?

Alitalia, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Pisa to Athens every 3 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Athens via Palermo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Firenze Smn to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kalambaka to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
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 Bologna to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Pisa International Airport to Florence Train Station S. M. Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Appennino Shuttle
Phone
+39 055 5001302
Email
info@appenninoshuttle.it
Website
appenninoshuttle.it
Bus from Florence to Bologna Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
appenninoshuttle.it
Adults
$23 - $30
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
ktelioannina.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
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Firenze to Fier
Ave. Duration
24 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Ancona to Patras
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99
Aircraft-type seats
$117
2 bed inside cabin
$301
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300

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