There are 8 ways to get from Austria to Thessaloniki by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Vienna  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Thessaloniki (SKG) VIE - SKG

$116 - $276

Cheapest option

Bus Simeonidis Tours  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava 901 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki Simeonidis

$67 - $106

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Train to Munich, fly  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Thessaloniki (SKG) MUC - SKG

$116 - $325

Bus Korona Travel  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP 901 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki Korona Travel

$100 - $104

Train, bus  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Simmering to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki

$113 - $119

Train  •  28 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd Ec
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE / ...

$125 - $223

Train, night train  •  28 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd Ec
  2. Take the night train from Beograd to Thessaloniki Hellas Express

$99 - $201

Drive  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Thessaloniki 778.7 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austria to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 15 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austria to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs 95€ - 240€.

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The distance between Austria and Thessaloniki is 1066 km. The road distance is 1246 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Austria to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Austria to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Wien Mitte and arriving at Thessaloniki via Wien Hbf and Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Austria and Thessaloniki, Greece?

Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air and two other airlines fly from Vienna to Thessaloniki 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Thessaloniki via Erdberg, Vienna, Vienna Erdberg, Bratislava, and Bratislava in around 15 h 5 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
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 Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Simmering to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd 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
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Simeonidis Tours
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
13 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$93
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$101
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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