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Train Information to Skopje from Athens

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Athens to Skopje cover the 302 miles (487 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 37 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Athens and arrive in Skopje (Скопје).

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Athens and Skopje?

Travel between Athens, Greece and Skopje, North Macedonia by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into North Macedonia from Greece?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in North Macedonia from Athens?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 2 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Skopje, North Macedonia?

When travelling in North Macedonia, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 29/11/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Athens and Skopje before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Greece from Skopje, North Macedonia?

Return travel from North Macedonia to Greece is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Athens from Skopje?

Entry into Greece is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of North Macedonia

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Greece from Skopje?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

The government of Greece has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 29/11/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Athens from Skopje.

What is the distance by train from Athens to Skopje?
The train distance from Athens to Skopje is around 302 miles (487 km).
How long is the train journey to Skopje from Athens?
On average the train from Athens to Skopje duration is 10 h 37 min  for the 302 miles (487 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Athens goes to Skopje? Which train station do I come into Skopje from Athens?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Athens   and arrive in Skopje (Скопје).

Where is the Athens train station located? Where is the Skopje train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Athens, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Skopje (Скопје), located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

How many train services are there between Athens and Skopje a day?
The average number of trains departing Athens for Skopje is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Athens
Skopje
The major railway station for departures from Athens is Athens. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Athens for your trip from Athens to Skopje.

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