If the train timetable doesn't fit in your schedule or budget, bus and carpooling can provide you some time and price alternatives, without substantially changing the duration of the journey.
Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Heraklion, Attica to Athens?
The trains to Athens will leave from Iraklio and will arrive at Kifissos.
How long will it take you from Heraklion, Attica to Athens by train and when do the trains leave?
On average, it takes 11 hours and 42 minutes to get to Athens by train, but you will need 8 hours and 42 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 06:11, whereas the last one leaves Heraklion, Attica at 12:11.