There are 12 ways to get from Villach to Athens by plane, train, bus, 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

Fly from Ljubljana  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Athens (ATH) LJU - ATH

$176 - $446

Cheapest option

Train to Trieste, fly  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Udine
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Athens (ATH) TRS - ATH

$126 - $488

10 alternative options

Train to Klagenfurt, fly  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Klagenfurt Annabichl
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Athens (ATH) KLU - ATH

$151 - $437

Train to Venice, fly  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Treviso Centrale
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Athens (ATH) VCE - ATH

$149 - $454

Train to Munich, fly  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Athens (ATH) MUC - ATH

$161 - $398

Train to Vienna, fly  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Athens (ATH) VIE - ATH

$150 - $376

Train, bus  •  26 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hegyeshalom Er / ...
  3. Take the bus from Rajka to Athens

$177 - $215

Bus Korona Travel  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Hegyeshalom
  2. Take the bus from Rajka to Athens Korona Travel

$164 - $173

Bus Yubim  •  30 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Athens

$134 - $217

Train  •  36 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Bruck A.D.Mur Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruck/Mur to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$145 - $255

Train, car ferry, bus  •  39 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia S.Lucia Ec
  2. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$171 - $431

Drive  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Villach to Athens 1083.7 miles

$260 - $380

What companies run services between Villach, Austria and Athens, Greece?

Air Serbia, Turkish Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Villach to Athens hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Villach to Athens via Hegyeshalom, Rajka, and Rajka in around 27 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Klagenfurt to Athens via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Trieste to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Klagenfurt to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Klagenfurt to Athens via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Venice to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Trieste to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Venice to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Venice to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Flights from Vienna to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Klagenfurt to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Venice to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Munich to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Venice to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Venice to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Flights from Vienna to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Munich to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Venice to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Munich to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Athens via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Munich to Athens via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Klagenfurt Annabichl
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Villach Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Hegyeshalom
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Bruck/Mur
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Bruck/Mur to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Treviso Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Bruck A.D.Mur
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$29 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Rajka to Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Matei Unitrans
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Villach to Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$103 - $105
Aircraft-type seats
$125 - $127
2 bed inside cabin
$329 - $332
3 bed outside cabin
$280 - $340

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Villach to Athens?

The distance between Villach and Athens is 1254 km. The road distance is 1734 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Villach to Athens is to bus which costs 130€ - 145€ and takes 27 h 9 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Villach to Athens is to fly which takes 7 h 47 min and costs 140€ - 370€.

Is there a direct train between Villach and Athens?

No, there is no direct train from Villach to Athens. However, there are services departing from Villach Hbf and arriving at Athens via Bruck/Mur, Zagreb, Beograd and Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 55 min.

Is there a direct bus between Villach and Athens?

No, there is no direct bus from Villach to Athens. However, there are services departing from Villach and arriving at Athens via Sofia - Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 23 min.

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

It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Villach to Athens, including transfers.