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There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) AMS - SKG

$90 - $245

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) DUS - SKG

$127 - $339

Train, bus via Bratislava  •  26 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava 901
  4. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki

$276 - $411

Bus Simeonidis Tours  •  30 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N67 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague to Thessaloniki Simeonidis

$106 - $196

Train, night train  •  41 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd D
  4. Take the night train from Beograd centar to Thessaloniki

$300 - $498

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  41 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$114 - $163

Train, bus Crazy Holidays  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki

$99 - $162

Drive, train  •  24 h

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  4. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Thessaloniki

$391 - $595

Drive  •  22 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki 1471.7 miles

$350 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs 90€ - 170€ and takes 30 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki is to fly which costs 75€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Thessaloniki via Florenc and Prague. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 43 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Thessaloniki is 1890 km. The road distance is 2354.7 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki without a car is to train and bus which takes 26 h 28 min and costs 240€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 6 h 14 min and costs 75€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 90€ - 170€ and takes 30 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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Amsterdam to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 1181 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Thessaloniki, Greece?

Transavia Holland, Air Serbia and six other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc, Florenc, Staroměstská, and Prague in around 30 h 43 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd centar to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
14 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $55
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$21 - $35
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $55
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Prague to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
regiojet.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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Thessaloniki is 1 h ahead of Amsterdam. It is currently 4:33 AM in Amsterdam and 5:33 AM in Thessaloniki.

Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Thessaloniki is 2355 km. It takes approximately 22 h 40 min to drive from Amsterdam to Thessaloniki.

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Air Serbia, Eurowings, Air Baltic and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 926+ hotels available in Thessaloniki. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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