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from Berlin to Athens

You can get from Berlin to Athens by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Athens on 21 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:15Berlin Brandenburg Airport2h45 21:00Athens International Airport
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£2531One-way
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17:15Berlin Brandenburg Airport2h45 21:00Athens International Airport
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£2531One-way
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11:10Berlin Brandenburg Airport2h45 14:55Athens International Airport
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£2871One-way
06:45Berlin Brandenburg Airport5h20 13:05Athens International Airport
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£3251One-way
17:45Berlin Brandenburg Airport5h25 00:10Athens International Airport
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£3501One-way

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21 May
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£254Lufthansa
Sun
22 May
£143Eurolines Germany
£144Aegean Airlines
Mon
23 May
£143Eurolines Germany
£198Cityjet
Tue
24 May
£143Eurolines Germany
£136easyJet
Wed
25 May
£143Eurolines Germany
£130pegasus
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26 May
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£240Austrian Airlines
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27 May
£143Eurolines Germany
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28 May
£143Eurolines Germany
£96Aegean Airlines
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29 May
£143Eurolines Germany
£90pegasus
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30 May
£143Eurolines Germany
£158Aegean Airlines
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31 May
£143Eurolines Germany
£65scoot
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£160Norwegian Air Shuttle
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£87Malta Air
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3 Jun
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£127pegasus
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4 Jun
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£160scoot
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£121easyJet
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£51Malta Air
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£106Air France
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Travel Information between Berlin and Athens

distanceDistance1118 miles (1803 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£14 - £142
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £14 • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £14 • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Germany or Malta Air

Take a coach or flight to travel 1118 miles (1803 km) to Athens from Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Eurolines Germany or Malta Air among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Berlin to Athens.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Berlin, Germany and Athens, Greece allowed?

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Athens, Greece is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Greece?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Athens from Berlin?

Conditions of entry into Greece:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Athens, Greece?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Greece has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 15/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Athens from Berlin.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Berlin, Germany from Athens, Greece?

The restriction level for your return to Berlin, Germany from Greece is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Berlin from Athens restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Berlin from Athens?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Berlin, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 18/05/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Berlin from Athens closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Berlin to Athens?

You can travel between Berlin and Athens 2 different ways: coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Athens?

The cheapest way from Berlin to Athens is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £14 compared to other travel options to Athens:

A flight journey is usually £129 less than a journey to Athens by coach, which costs on average £142 for the same trip.

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

The fastest way from Berlin to Athens is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 45 min.

Other travel options between Berlin and Athens can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Athens by coach can take on average 41 h 30 min.

How many miles from Berlin to Athens would I travel?

The Berlin to Athens distance is approximately 1118 miles (1803 km).

When going from Berlin to Athens, where do I depart from Berlin and where do I arrive in Athens?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Berlin to Athens:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof to Athens, Sidirodromon (Αθήνα, Σιδηροδρόμων).
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.

Who can get me from Berlin to Athens?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Berlin to Athens:

  • You can take a coach from Berlin to Athens with Eurolines Germany. Cheap tickets can be found for £142 with Eurolines Germany from Berlin to Athens.
  • You can go to Athens from Berlin by plane with Malta Air. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £14 with Malta Air from Berlin to Athens on Omio.

Can I travel directly from Berlin to Athens?

Yes, there are direct services available between Berlin and Athens with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Eurolines Germany.
  • You can book a direct flight with Aegean Airlines or scoot.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Athens as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Athens from Berlin.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Berlin to Athens?

Many of our customers travelling from Berlin to Athens don't make Athens their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Rome, Paris or London, either of which you could add to your Berlin and Athens trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Athens to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book tickets from Berlin to Athens online for the best deals?

When planning your trip between Berlin and Athens, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £142 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £14 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Berlin and Athens online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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