There are 11 ways to get from Sweden to Greece by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car 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 Copenhagen to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) CPH - SKG

$70 - $246

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Fly Copenhagen to Athens  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Athens (ATH) CPH - ATH

$92 - $373

Fly Copenhagen to Irakleion  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Irakleion (HER) CPH - HER

$148 - $265

Fly Stockholm to Athens  •  6 h 57 min

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

$75 - $221

Fly Copenhagen to Chania, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Chania (CHQ) CPH - CHQ
  2. Take the bus from Kokkini Hani to Heraklion

$339 - $666

Train, bus via Bratislava hl.st.  •  42 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to København H 029
  3. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Ec
  5. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
  6. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$319 - $530

Train, bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to København H 029
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Skopje
  4. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$222 - $363

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Jönköping 602 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Jönköping to Belgrade
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$169 - $221

Train, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Stockholm City station to Nynäshamn station
  2. Take the car ferry from Nynäshamn - Visby to Gdańsk
  3. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Zachodnia Eic / ...
  4. Take the bus from Warszawa to Athens

$201 - $244

Bus, night train  •  2 days 23 h

  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

$203 - $225

Drive  •  36 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Athens 2349.1 miles

$550 - $850

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The cheapest way to get from Sweden to Greece is to fly which costs 650 kr - 2000 kr and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sweden to Greece is to fly which costs 600 kr - 2200 kr and takes 6 h 23 min.

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

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The distance between Sweden and Greece is 2359 km. The road distance is 3758.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sweden to Greece without a car is to train and bus which takes 42 h 38 min and costs 2800 kr - 4700 kr.

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Sweden to Greece, including transfers.

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Sweden to Greece bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stockholm station.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Sweden to Greece.
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  • Distance: 1474.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between Sweden and Greece?

Scandinavian Airlines, Air Serbia and six other airlines fly from Malmö to Thessaloniki every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Copenhagen to Irakleion via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Stockholm to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Chania via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $180
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
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 Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
KTEL Heraklio - Lasithi S.A.
Phone
2810 24 50 20
Email
info@ktelherlas.gr
Website
ktelherlas.gr
Bus from Kokkini Hani to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ktelherlas.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Copenhagen to Skopje
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
ms.mk
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 to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
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
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Warszawa to Athens
Ave. Duration
38 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
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
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Ferry operators

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