Travel to Nafplion, Greece: Visitors can travel to Nafplion by car or bus. Access is easy through a modern highway from Athens. Here are travel information about the nearest airport and flights but also useful numbers, pdf guide.
There is no airport close to Nafplion. The nearest airport is located in Athens. The airport of Athens is international and receives flights from all over the world. From Athens, visitors can take the bus to Nafplion. Buses depart from Kifissos KTEL Station in Athens and the trip takes 2 hours. Otherwise, they can rent a car from Athens airport and drive there.
If you want to drive to Nafplion from Athens, you take the National Highway from Athens to Corinth. After the Corinth Canal, you follow the signs to Tripolis. In the middle way between Corinth and Tripolis, you see signs to Nafplion. The road from Athens to Nafplion is modern and very easy to drive. It gets narrow at some point between Corinth and Nafplion but for a short distance. It is generally easy and comfortable.
There are regular buses from Athens to Nafplion every day. Buses from Athens depart from Kifissos KTEL Bus Station very frequently, about 4-5 times per day. The bus trip takes about 2 hours. There are also buses to Nafplion from other towns of Peloponnese and specifically from towns in the peninsula of Argolida, such as Ermioni, Kranidi and Epidaurus. From Athens, there are also bus tours to Nafplion that usually include Mycenae and Epidaurus.
Useful numbers in Nafplion: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Nafplion with information about all things to see and do.