The drive from Athens to Sparta takes 2:30 hours. The route follows the A6 (Attiki Odos), A8 (Elefsina-Corinth) and A7 (Corinth-Tripoli) motorways, followed by the A71 (Lefktro-Sparta) motorway.
The journey from Kalamata to Sparta takes about an hour. The route follows the A7 motorway (Kalamata-Tripoli) and then the A71 motorway (Lefktro – Sparta).
The road from Sparta to Gythio, the nearest port, takes about 40 minutes. The route follows Highway 39 (Sparta-Gythio).