There are 7 ways to get from Pompei to Athens by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Athens (ATH) NAP - ATH

$77 - $322

6 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry via Ancona  •  23 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pompei to Ancona
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Ioannina
  3. Take the bus from Ioannina to Athens

$179 - $240

Train, bus and ferry  •  24 h

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
  4. Take the train from Kalambaka to Athens

$180 - $276

Bus, car ferry, train  •  25 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Bari Porto
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patra to Kiato
  4. Take the train from Kiato to Athens

Bus, car ferry  •  26 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari Porto
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$153 - $335

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k, bus and ferry  •  28 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Pompei to Latiano
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$154 - $181

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Pompei to Brindisi
  2. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Athens

$123 - $221

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pompei to Athens is to fly which costs 65€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pompei to Athens is to fly which costs 65€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pompei to Athens. However, there are services departing from Pompei and arriving at Athens via Ancona and Ioannina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 20 min.

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The distance between Pompei and Athens is 850 km.

The best way to get from Pompei to Athens without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 23 h 20 min and costs 150€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Pompei to Athens, including transfers.

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Pompei to Athens bus services, operated by Linea 2 Mari, depart from Pompei station.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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

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Athens is 1 h ahead of Pompei. It is currently 1:53 PM in Pompei and 2:53 PM in Athens.

Map of how to get from Pompei to Athens.
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  • Distance: 531 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

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

Aegean Airlines, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Pompei to Athens 3 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Naples to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Athens via Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Train from Kiato to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
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
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
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Napoli to Bari Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Naples, INPS to Bari Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Napoli to Bari-Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Patra to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
Miccolis
Phone
080 5315334
Website
miccolis-spa.it
Bus from Pompei to Latiano
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
miccolis-spa.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
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
$48
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$108 - $109
2 bed inside cabin
$269 - $270
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Grimaldi Lines

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