There are 8 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH) by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, taxi, 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 from Rome  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Athens (ATH) FCO - ATH

$45 - $230

Cheapest option

Fly from Rome Ciampino  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Athens (ATH) CIA - ATH

$41 - $202

6 alternative options

Train to Naples, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Athens (ATH) NAP - ATH

$95 - $364

Bus, bus and ferry  •  24 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Airport to Ancona
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Larissa
  3. Take the bus from Larissa to Athens

Train, bus and ferry, bus, taxi  •  24 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Trikala
  3. Take the bus from Trikala to Lamia
  4. Take the bus from Lamia to Chalcis
  5. Take a taxi from Chalcis to Athens Airport (ATH)

$304 - $412

Leonetti Bus, car ferry, bus  •  30 h 45 min

  1. Take the Leonetti Bus from Rome - Tiburtina station to Bari
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$167 - $393

Bus and ferry, bus  •  31 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$155 - $200

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bari
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Athens Airport (ATH)

$211 - $452

What companies run services between Rome Airport (FCO), Italy and Athens Airport (ATH), Greece?

Alitalia, Aegean Airlines and two other airlines fly from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Rome to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Naples to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Rome to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Naples to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Naples to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Rome to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Rome Airport to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Larissa
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Trikala
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Larisas
Phone
2410 567.600
Website
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Trikala to Lamia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Chalcis
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $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 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
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 - $280
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$112 - $113
2 bed inside cabin
$279 - $280
3 bed outside cabin
$230 - $280
Other operators
Taxi from Chalcis to Athens Airport (ATH)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH)?

The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and Athens Airport (ATH) is 1085 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH)?

The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH) is to fly which costs 30€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH)?

The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH) is to fly which takes 1 h 55 min and costs 40€ - 190€.

Is there a direct bus between Rome Airport (FCO) and Athens Airport (ATH)?

No, there is no direct bus from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH). However, there are services departing from Rome Airport and arriving at Αερολιμενασ Αθηνων(Τερμα) via Ancona, Larissa and Στ.Υπεαρ/Κων Λιοσιων. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Athens Airport (ATH)?

It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to fly from Rome (FCO) to Athens (ATH), including transfers and time at the airport.