There are 6 ways to get from Bratislava to Thessaloniki by bus, plane, train, 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.

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Bus to Vienna, fly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Thessaloniki (SKG) VIE - SKG

$106 - $269

Cheapest option

Fly from Bratislava  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) BTS - SKG

$49 - $294

4 alternative options

Bus Simeonidis Tours  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki Simeonidis

$60 - $110

Bus Eurolines HU  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 260 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Thessaloniki 596

$87 - $114

Train, night train  •  29 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf Rex
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Novi Beograd D
  3. Take the night train from Beograd centar to Thessaloniki

$110 - $212

Drive  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Thessaloniki 752 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 12 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Thessaloniki is to fly which costs 40€ - 250€ and takes 5 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Thessaloniki via Wien Hbf, Novi Beograd, Karadjordjev park and Beograd centar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 55 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Thessaloniki is 954 km. The road distance is 1203.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Thessaloniki without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 28 min and costs 50€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Bratislava to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, depart from Bratislava station.

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Bratislava to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Bratislava hl.st. station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 40€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 12 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 595.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Thessaloniki, Greece?

Ryanair flies from Bratislava to Thessaloniki twice a week. Alternatively, Simeonidis Tours operates a bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki once a week. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 12 h 28 min. Slovak Lines also services this route once a week.

Airlines
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
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
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 Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Simeonidis Tours
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
$102
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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