There are 6 ways to get from Pristina to Athens by plane, 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

Fly  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Athens (ATH) PRN - ATH

$62 - $173

Cheapest option

Train, bus Siamos Tours  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Pristina to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Gevgelija
  3. Take the bus from Gevgelija to Athens

$42 - $48

4 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pristina to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens Karaiskaki sq

$75 - $90

Train Greek Railways (OSE), bus  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Pristina to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα

$50 - $74

Train  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Pristina to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Veles 541 / ...
  3. Take the train from Veles to Thessaloniki AVE
  4. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα

$42 - $86

Drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Pristina to Athens 500.6 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pristina to Athens is to train and bus which costs $40 - $50 and takes 16 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pristina to Athens is to fly which costs $60 - $180 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Pristina and Athens is 565 km. The road distance is 800.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Pristina to Athens, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pristina to Athens. However, there are services departing from Pristina and arriving at Athens Karaiskaki sq via Skopje and Thessaloniki Monastiriou. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pristina to Athens. However, there are services departing from Pristina and arriving at Αθήνα via Skopje, Veles and Θεσσαλονίκη. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 8 min.

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What companies run services between Pristina, Kosovo and Athens, Greece?

Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Pristina to Athens every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pristina to Athens via Skopje, Thessaloniki, and Thessaloniki Monastiriou in around 13 h 30 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Pristina to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Pristina to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Pristina to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pristina to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Pristina to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Pristina to Athens via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pristina to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
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Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Veles
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ms.mk
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Simeonidis Tours
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Rule Turs
Phone
02/ 3163 – 346
Email
ruleturs@sas.com.mk
Website
sas.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
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Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Gevgelija to Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$34 - $40
Schedules at
siamostours.gr

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