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

Bus to Brindisi, fly  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Taranto to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Athens (ATH) BDS - ATH

$97 - $469

Cheapest option

Night bus to Bari, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the night bus from Taranto Centro to Bari
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Athens (ATH) BRI - ATH

$75 - $362

6 alternative options

Train to Naples, fly  •  9 h 50 min

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

$106 - $364

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k, bus and ferry  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Taranto to Brindisi
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$126 - $158

Train, car ferry, bus KTEL Thesprotias  •  19 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi Reg / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou

$84 - $173

Train, car ferry Superfast ferries, bus  •  23 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Taranto to Bari Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Kiáto
  4. Take the train from Kiáto to Athens

Bus, bus and ferry via Trikala  •  27 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Taranto to Brindisi 601 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi Autorità Portuale to Vlorë
  3. Take the bus from Vlorë to Trikala
  4. Take the bus from Trikala to Athens

$152 - $200

Drive, car ferry  •  20 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Taranto to Brindisi
  2. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Athens

$86 - $165

What companies run services between Taranto, Italy and Athens, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Taranto to Athens. However, you can take the bus to Brindisi airport, fly to Athens, take the walk to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, then take the subway to Athens. Alternatively, you can take the night bus to Bari airport, fly to Athens, take the walk to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, then take the subway to Athens.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Naples to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Naples to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bari to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $420
Flights from Naples to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $490
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from Taranto to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kiáto to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Pugliairbus
Phone
+39 080 5790211
Email
info@cotrap.it
Website
aeroportidipuglia.it
Bus from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
aeroportidipuglia.it
Night bus from Taranto Centro to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
aeroportidipuglia.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
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
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Patras to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Vlorë to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Trikala to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $90
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Taranto to Athens?

The distance between Taranto and Athens is 622 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Taranto to Athens?

The cheapest way to get from Taranto to Athens is to night bus and fly which costs 60€ - 300€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Taranto to Athens?

The quickest way to get from Taranto to Athens is to night bus and fly which takes 5 h 32 min and costs 60€ - 300€.

Is there a direct bus between Taranto and Athens?

No, there is no direct bus from Taranto to Athens. However, there are services departing from Taranto and arriving at Athens via Brindisi and Fier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Taranto to Athens?

It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Taranto to Athens, including transfers.