How to get from Athens to Delphi?

Delphi, photo by the Cosmic Timetraveler, found on

Who doesn’t want to go to Delphi? Once known as the center of the world by the fellow Ancient Greeks, an Unesco World Heritage Site which can be found on southwest part of the Mount Parnassus. In the ancient times, it was the most important Hellenic Oracle that’s why was named the center of the world, it is located also in the mainland of Greece.

How do you get from Athens to Delphi? and how long time you need to stay in Athens to visit Delphi?

You shouldn’t miss going there, what I suggest is you stay in Athens at least for 3-4 days to see the basics and then book a trip to go to Delphi and then you can also visit Meteora. There are a few ways for you to reach Delphi, you can go there either by a car or by bus, if you drive there it will take around 2 hours and 20 minutes and if you take a bus it will take around 4 hours. The distance from Athens to Delphi is 185 kilometers which is around 115 miles.

How do you get from Athens to Delphi with a bus? In order for you to get to Delphi with a bus you will need to go to the bus station of Liosion 260 in Athens with zipcode 10445. How do you get there? In order for you to get there you can either book a taxi or use public transportation, for public transportation you can use google maps in order to tell you the best way to reach there by your current location.

What are the routes and timetables from Athens to Delphi? Check below the timetable and days that the buses operate.

Athens to Delphi Winter Routes from

Can you get a train from Athens to Delphi? Unfortunately, there are no trains that connect Athens with Delphi and the only way for you to get there is either by car or the buses. Those buses are called KTEL and you can find them on the address that I shared above.

This was how to get from Athens to Delphi, if you liked the post please share the love and let me know your experience of getting there. If you are looking of what to do in Delphi, I wrote a post dedicate to that you can find here! Generally, Delphi is a great destination to go and see, it is the land of tradition and historical significance, a land that is also blessed with nature and can offer its visitors a unique experience through history but also spectacular views of the mountain tops and beautiful paths.

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