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Journey details

Journey duration 21 min
Connections per day 48
First departure: 06:36
Last departure: 23:20
Distance 9km

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Finding the perfect train connection from Heraklion, Attica to Athens has never been so easy: thanks to virail, you will be able to compare hundreds of offers at the same time just by inserting the date of your trip. Through the price and departure filters, you will have the possibility to restrict the results and find the perfect solution. You can also specify if you need a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. The booking takes place on the provider's website, to which you will be automatically redirected. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. Virail helps more than 60 million users to make the best choice for their trip every year. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies take you from Heraklion, Attica to Athens by train?

Among all our partners, you will also find TrainOSE, providing the train connections between Heraklion, Attica and Athens.

How much are the low cost train tickets from Heraklion, Attica to Athens?


When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

Which stations serve the rail line Heraklion, Attica - Athens?

Trains leave Heraklion, Attica from Iraklio and arrive at Athens, Rouf or Kifissos.

How many daily connections exist to travel to Athens from Heraklion, Attica by train?

If you desire to go to Athens from Heraklion, Attica by train, 48 daily connections are available. Please note that 35 routes are direct lines whereas 13 routes include one change or more. Thus, if you do not want to change trains, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route. Nevertheless, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Athens at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer.

How long do you need to get to Athens by train?

With the fastest connections you will be in Athens in 16 minutes, but on average it takes 2 hours and 20 minutes. The first train headed to Athens is at 06:11, while the last one leaves Heraklion, Attica at 23:11.

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