There are 8 ways to get from Pogradec to Athens by car, train, bus, plane or shuttle

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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Drive, train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Pogradec to Florina
  2. Take the train from Florina to Platy
  3. Take the train from Platy to Athens

$52 - $73

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Bus, train  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα

$92 - $128

Bus KTEL Thessalonikis  •  10 h 53 min

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

$101 - $121

Bus KTEL Attikis  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Peiraias

$97 - $137

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Pogradec to Athens 407.1 miles

$95 - $150

Bus to Thessaloniki, fly  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Athens (ATH) SKG - ATH

$85 - $198

Bus, bus to Ioannina, fly  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Korçë to Kakavia
  2. Take the bus from Kakavia to Ioannina
  3. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Athens (ATH) IOA - ATH

$90 - $277

Shuttle to Tirana, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Struga to Tiranë
  2. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Athens (ATH) TIA - ATH

$85 - $267

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Pogradec to Athens. However, there are services departing from Pogradec and arriving at Athens Karaiskaki sq via Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 53 min.

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The distance between Pogradec and Athens is 418 km. The road distance is 651.3 km.

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The best way to get from Pogradec to Athens without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 59 min to get from Pogradec to Athens, including transfers.

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Pogradec to Athens bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Pogradec station.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Pogradec to Athens bus services, operated by KTEL Thessalonikis, arrive at Athens Karaiskaki sq station.

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Athens is 1 h ahead of Pogradec. It is currently 2:34 PM in Pogradec and 3:34 PM in Athens.

Yes, the driving distance between Pogradec to Athens is 651 km. It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to drive from Pogradec to Athens.

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Ellinair, Ryanair and Olympic Air offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Athens Airport.

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Map of how to get from Pogradec to Athens.
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  • Distance: 261.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 59 min

What companies run services between Pogradec, Albania and Athens, Greece?

You can take a bus from Pogradec to Athens via Thessaloniki and Thessaloniki in around 10 h 53 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Tirana to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
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
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Florina to Platy
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
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Raileurope.com
Second Class
$10 - $13
First Class
$12 - $16
Train from Platy to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$25 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.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
KTEL Attikis
Phone
210 88 08 000
Email
info@ktelattikis.gr
Website
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Peiraias
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Korçë to Kakavia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Kakavia to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Euro Linia
Phone
+389 46 787 467
Email
eurolinia6@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Shuttle from Struga to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com

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