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There are 7 ways to get from Sarandë to Athens by car, plane, ferry, bus, train, car ferry or bus and ferry

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Drive to Ioannina, fly  •  3h 56m

  1. Drive from Sarandë to Ioannina
  2. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Athens (ATH) IOA - ATH

$65 - $252

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Bus, train  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Kakavia to Lamia
  2. Take the train from Lianokladi to Athens Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα / ...

$44 - $71

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Flying Dolphin to Corfu, fly  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the Flying Dolphin from Sarandë to Corfu
  2. Fly from Corfu (CFU) to Athens (ATH) CFU - ATH

$67 - $217

Bus  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Gjirokastër to Athens

$46

Flying Dolphin, car ferry, bus  •  10h 13m

  1. Take the Flying Dolphin from Sarandë to Corfu
  2. Take the car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou

$87 - $110

Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the car ferry from Sarandë to Corfu
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Corfu to Athens X1 / ...

$82 - $122

Drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Drive from Sarandë to Athens 326 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sarandë to Athens is to bus which costs $46 and takes 10h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Sarandë to Athens is to drive and fly which costs $65 - $260 and takes 3h 56m.

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The distance between Sarandë and Athens is 384 km. The road distance is 521.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sarandë to Athens without a car is to Flying Dolphin and car ferry and bus which takes 10h 13m and costs $85 - $110.

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It takes approximately 3h 56m to get from Sarandë to Athens, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ioannina Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Athens is 1h ahead of Sarandë. It is currently 1:32 PM in Sarandë and 2:32 PM in Athens.

Yes, the driving distance between Sarandë to Athens is 522 km. It takes approximately 5h 53m to drive from Sarandë to Athens.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Ioannina Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 4171+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sarandë to Athens.
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  • Distance: 240 miles
  • Duration: 3h 56m

What companies run services between Sarandë, Albania and Athens, Greece?

Albtrans sh.p.k operates a bus from Sarandë to Athens 3 times a day. Tickets cost $46 and the journey takes 9h 1m.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Corfu to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Ioannina to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Corfu to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Corfu to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Lianokladi to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$11 - $15
1st Class Ticket
$16 - $20
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$23 - $27
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$28 - $32
Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Kakavia to Lamia
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32 - $36
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Gjirokastër to Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
KTEL Kerkyras
Phone
+3026610 28900
Email
info@greenbuses.gr
Website
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Corfu to Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
Ferry operators
Ionian Seaways
Phone
+30 26610 38690
Website
ionianseaways.com
Ferry from Sarandë to Corfu
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
ionianseaways.com
Ionion Lines
Phone
0030 2661081808
Email
reservation@ionionlines.eu
Website
ionionlines.eu
Car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
ionionlines.eu
Passenger
$10 - $12
Vehicle
$43 - $46
Corfu Ferries

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