Driving distance from Plaka

Driving from Plaka to

Besides walking, here are some driving tips from Plaka, in order to plan your trip to Athens and other close destinations.

Major transfer list

Piraeus port: without traffic jam 15-20 minutes, with about 40 minutes

Athens Airport: without traffic jam 45 minutes, with more than one hour

KTEL- Bus departures & arrivals across Greece (there are two stations, one at Kifissos, second at Liosion): without traffic jam 25 minutes, with about 40 minutes to both ways.

National Railway station (OSE) 40 minutes max.


Hills & mountains

Lycabettus hill: 10 minutes

Parnitha: one hour to the sidehills, it depends on how you want to reach the top, not more than two hours in total

Penteli: one hour

Ymmitos & Moni Kaisarianis: 40 minutes

Tourkovounia hill: 40 minutes

Beletsi Lake: one hour


Athens Coastline

Sounio: one hour

Lavrio: one hour

Rafina: one hour

Saronikos: to Piraeus and then by ship to Aegina etc: 2-3 hours

Salamina: 50 minutes to Perama port and then 25 minutes by boat


Classic destinations

Olympic Stadium: 45 minutes

Marathon: one hour

Elefsina: one hour

Olympia: max 4 hours

Delfi: max 4 hours

Thiva: one hour and a half