You can get from Manchester to Athens by train, bus or flight.
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|Distance||1627 miles (2624 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £61 • 3 h 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||Ryanair|
Travel 1627 miles (2624 km) by flight to Athens from Manchester. Ryanair is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Manchester to Athens.
Athens has a lot to offer tourists when it comes to historical Greek museums and stunning architecture. To reach the famed city, a traveller has the option to take a flight, bus or train. A flight is both the fastest and cheapest way to travel to Athens.
Train: There is no direct train from Manchester to Athens. The traveller can expect a few stops and changes along the way. The departure point is Manchester Piccadilly while the arrival station is Athens. The train takes an estimated 48 hours to complete the journey including a four-hour transfer.
Bus: It will take the bus an estimated two days and fifteen hours to reach Athens from Manchester. The departure station is Manchester ZOB, with one stop at Legnica Bhf, while the arrival point is Athen Ariston Hotel. There is a bus leaving Manchester ZOB five days a week while the bus at Legnica Bhf leaves four days a week.
Flight: A flight from Manchester to Athens takes only seven hours including a two-hour transfer. The departure airport is Manchester (MAN) while the arrival airport is Athens (ATH). There are several airlines provideing this route and a traveller can expect to get a nonstop flight leaving for Athens daily.
International travel from Manchester, United Kingdom to Athens, Greece is: Partially open.
Entry into Greece is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Greece must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 22/11/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey from Manchester to Athens.
The current restriction level for returning to Manchester, United Kingdom from Greece is: Partially open.
Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece
All travellers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 25/11/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Manchester from Athens here.
Travelling from Manchester to Athens includes taking a flight.
Going by flight is the quickest way from Manchester to Athens with an average travel time of 3 h 45 min.
The Manchester to Athens distance is approximately 1627 miles (2624 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Athens:
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Yes, there is a direct route available between Manchester and Athens:
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 Manchester.
Before travelling from Manchester to Athens, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Manchester to Athens tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.