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There are 8 ways to get from Stockholm to Athens by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night 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.

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Fly  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Athens (ATH) ARN - ATH

$96 - $241

Cheapest option

Bus Comati PSG, night train  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Main Train Station to Bucharest Militari bus station
  2. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Stara Zagora
  3. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Athens

$50 - $81

6 alternative options

Train, bus via Thessaloniki  •  43h 18m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Brno hl.n. Ec
  4. Take the bus from Brno to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$316 - $543

Train, bus  •  47h 22m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  4. Take the bus from Budapest to Athens

$419 - $675

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping 607 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Jönköping to Belgrade
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$169 - $220

Bus Brianna Tour, night train  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Bucuresti
  2. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
  3. Take the bus from Ruse to Athens

$200 - $222

Drive  •  36h 25m

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Athens 2349.1 miles

$550 - $850

Drive, train  •  38h 37m

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

$622 - $913

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Athens is to bus and night train which costs 450 kr - 750 kr and takes 2 days 23h.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Athens is to fly which costs 850 kr - 2200 kr and takes 6h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockholm to Athens. However, there are services departing from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Athens via Jönköping and Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7h.

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The distance between Stockholm and Athens is 2408 km. The road distance is 3758.5 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Athens without a car is to train and bus which takes 43h 18m and costs 2800 kr - 4900 kr.

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It takes approximately 6h 52m to get from Stockholm to Athens, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Athens bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 30m.

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Stockholm to Athens bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, arrive at Athens station.

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Athens is 1h ahead of Stockholm. It is currently 12:56 PM in Stockholm and 1:56 PM in Athens.

Map of how to get from Stockholm to Athens.
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  • Distance: 1505.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 52m

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Stockholm to Athens hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$95 - $130
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $180
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Brno hl.n.
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
13h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $340
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
trainose.gr
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2nd Class Ticket
$24 - $35
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$45 - $55
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$60 - $70
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
10h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
20h 48m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Stockholm Main Train Station to Bucharest Militari bus station
Ave. Duration
47h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Comati PSG
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Athens
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Athens
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $75
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Ruse to Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
tourist-service.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Athens is 3758 km. It takes approximately 36h 25m to drive from Stockholm to Athens.

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Aegean Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Norwegian Air International and eight other airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 4124+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20m and costs 275 kr.

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