There are 7 ways to get from Prague to Athens by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Prague  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Athens (ATH) PRG - ATH

72€ - 192€

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Bus to Dresden, fly  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Athens (ATH) DRS - ATH

143€ - 277€

Bus, train  •  21h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Thessaloniki Simeonidis
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Ic / ...

86€ - 123€

Bus via Thessaloniki  •  23h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Thessaloniki Simeonidis
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens Karaiskaki sq

105€ - 133€

Train, bus  •  31h 27m

  1. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Brno, dolní nádraží RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Brno to Athens

99€ - 102€

Bus  •  40h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Świdnica, Swidnica N1303
  2. Take the bus from Świdnica to Athens

83€ - 126€

Drive  •  19h 32m

  1. Drive from Prague to Athens 1998.8 km

270€ - 410€

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Athens is to train and bus which costs 2 750 Kč - 2 850 Kč and takes 31h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Athens is to fly which costs 2 000 Kč - 5 500 Kč and takes 5h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Athens. However, there are services departing from Praha ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Athens Karaiskaki sq via Thessaloniki Monastiriou. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 30m.

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The distance between Prague and Athens is 1535 km. The road distance is 1998.8 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Athens without a car is to bus and train which takes 21h 39m and costs 2 300 Kč - 3 500 Kč.

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It takes approximately 5h 59m to get from Prague to Athens, including transfers.

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Prague to Athens bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, depart from Praha ÚAN Florenc station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Athens is to fly which takes 5h 59m and costs 2 000 Kč - 5 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus via Thessaloniki, which costs 2 900 Kč - 3 700 Kč and takes 23h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Prague to Athens every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Athens via Thessaloniki and Thessaloniki Monastiriou in around 23h 30m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 600€
Flights from Prague to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 600€
Flights from Dresden to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 550€
Flights from Dresden to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 550€
Flights from Dresden to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
290€ - 600€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Prague to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 330€
Flights from Dresden to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 550€
Flights from Dresden to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 550€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 420€
Flights from Prague to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Dresden to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
290€ - 600€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Prague to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 600€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 550€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Prague to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Athens via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
65€ - 190€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dresden to Athens via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Dresden to Athens via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1200€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Brno, dolní nádraží
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
RegioJet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Świdnica, Swidnica
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
39€
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brno to Athens
Ave. Duration
28h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Świdnica to Athens
Ave. Duration
34h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Schedules at
sindbad.pl

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

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Athens is 1h ahead of Prague. It is currently 11:54 AM in Prague and 12:54 PM in Athens.

Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Athens is 1999 km. It takes approximately 19h 32m to drive from Prague to Athens.

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Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Alitalia and five other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 4536+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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