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There are 8 ways to get from Timișoara to Athens by plane, train, bus, shuttle or car

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Fly from Timisoara  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Timisoara (TSR) to Athens (ATH) TSR - ATH

$46 - $171

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Train, bus to Belgrade, fly  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the train from Timisoara Nord to Stamora Moravita
  2. Take the bus from Vršac to Belgrade
  3. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Athens (ATH) BEG - ATH

$77 - $239

Shuttle to Budapest, fly  •  9h 32m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Timişoara to Budapest Airport
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Athens (ATH) BUD - ATH

$69 - $294

Bus, train  •  23h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Timişoara to Thessaloniki Simeonidis
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα

$87 - $161

Bus Valeross  •  23h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Timișoara, Timisoara Normandia to Sofia 1950
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens

$66 - $129

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  25h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Timişoara, autogara AUTOTIM to Szeged, Viztorony tér RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Szeged to Athens

$61 - $88

Train  •  26h 59m

  1. Take the train from Timisoara Nord to Stamora Moravita R
  2. Take the train from Vrsac to Beograd central
  3. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje
  4. Take the train from Skopje to Thessaloniki 335
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$76 - $239

Drive  •  13h 35m

  1. Drive from Timișoara to Athens 761 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Timișoara to Athens is to bus which costs $60 - $90 and takes 25h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Timișoara to Athens is to fly which costs $45 - $180 and takes 7h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Timișoara to Athens. However, there are services departing from Timișoara, Timisoara Normandia and arriving at Athens via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 28m.

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The distance between Timișoara and Athens is 889 km. The road distance is 1217.6 km.

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The best way to get from Timișoara to Athens without a car is to bus and train which takes 23h 19m and costs $85 - $170.

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It takes approximately 7h 22m to get from Timișoara to Athens, including transfers.

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Timișoara to Athens bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Timișoara, Timisoara Normandia station.

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The best way to get from Timișoara to Athens is to fly which takes 7h 22m and costs $45 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $130 and takes 23h 28m, you could also train, which costs $75 - $240 and takes 26h 59m.

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There is no direct flight from Timisoara Airport to Athens Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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Timișoara to Athens bus services, operated by Valeross, arrive at Athens station.

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Map of how to get from Timișoara to Athens.
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  • Distance: 555.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 22m

What companies run services between Timișoara, Romania and Athens, Greece?

Lufthansa, Tarom and five other airlines fly from Timișoara to Athens every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Timișoara to Athens via Sofia in around 23h 28m.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Timisoara to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Timisoara to Athens via Iasi, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Belgrade to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Timisoara to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Belgrade to Athens via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Timisoara to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Flights from Budapest to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Vrsac to Beograd central
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $4
1st Class Ticket
$4 - $7
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $100
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $55
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Shuttle from Timişoara to Budapest Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
mayer-transport.ro
Simeonidis Tours
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 Timișoara, Timisoara Normandia to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$61 - $65
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Timişoara, autogara AUTOTIM to Szeged, Viztorony tér
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
regiojet.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Szeged to Athens
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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Yes, the driving distance between Timișoara to Athens is 1218 km. It takes approximately 13h 35m to drive from Timișoara to Athens.

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Ryanair, Aegean Airlines, Lufthansa and Tarom offer flights from Timisoara 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 Timișoara to Timisoara Airport is to shuttle which takes 20m and costs $1.

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