There are 13 ways to get from Rotterdam to Greece by train, plane, bus, car or car ferry

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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Train to Amsterdam, fly to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) AMS - SKG

$95 - $253

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Train to Amsterdam, fly to Irakleion  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Irakleion (HER) AMS - HER

$123 - $352

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Athens  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Athens (ATH) AMS - ATH

$97 - $290

Fly Rotterdam to Irakleion  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Irakleion (HER) RTM - HER

$153 - $904

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Irakleion  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Irakleion (HER) EIN - HER

$190 - $1,132

Train to Brussels, fly to Athens  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Athens (ATH) BRU - ATH

$131 - $342

Train, bus Korona Travel  •  34 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hegyeshalom Rex / ...
  5. Take the bus from Rajka to Athens

$351 - $478

Bus Korona Travel  •  39 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Brno
  2. Take the bus from Brno to Athens Korona Travel

$168 - $199

Train  •  46 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd Ec
  5. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  6. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα

$378 - $602

Bus Lasta  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Novi Sad
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Athens

$170 - $179

Train, bus Crazy Holidays  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq

$130 - $177

Drive, car ferry  •  37 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Venice
  2. Take the car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Athens

$348 - $626

Drive, train  •  28 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Athens

$479 - $709

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Greece is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Greece is to fly which costs 130€ - 800€ and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Greece is 1973 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Rotterdam to Greece, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Greece. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Athens via Novi Sad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Greece. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Αθήνα via Utrecht Centraal, Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof, Wien Hbf, Beograd and Θεσσαλονίκη. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Greece?

Transavia Holland flies from Rotterdam to Heraklion 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Athens via Brno, Malinovského náměstí, Hlavní nádraží, and Brno in around 39 h 53 min.

Airlines
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Rotterdam to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Eindhoven to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Brussels to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Irakleion via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Hegyeshalom
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.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
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Rajka to Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brno to Athens
Ave. Duration
20 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Rotterdam to Brno
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
elines.cz
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Novi Sad to Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$81
Airplane economy seats
$95
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210

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