There are 7 ways to get from Brindisi to Thessaloniki by bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, car, plane or train

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

Bus and ferry, bus via Ioannina  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Ioannina
  3. Take the bus from Ioannina to Thessaloniki

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus via Ioannina  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
  3. Take the bus from Ioannina to Thessaloniki

$63 - $143

5 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus Crazy Holidays  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Thessaloniki

$122 - $171

Car ferry, bus  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki

$113 - $220

Car ferry, drive  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Sarandë
  2. Drive from Sarandë to Thessaloniki

$131 - $321

Fly from Brindisi  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) BDS - SKG

$96 - $352

Train to Bari, fly  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Thessaloniki (SKG) BRI - SKG

$111 - $344

What companies run services between Brindisi, Italy and Thessaloniki, Greece?

Alitalia, Ryanair and three other airlines fly from Brindisi to Thessaloniki twice daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Rome, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Rome, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Fier to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Ferry operators
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$74
AIRTYPE SEATS
$80
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$165
Grimaldi Lines
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Sarandë
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$81
Aircraft-type Seats
$93
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$193
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$231

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brindisi to Thessaloniki?

The distance between Brindisi and Thessaloniki is 421 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brindisi to Thessaloniki?

The cheapest way to get from Brindisi to Thessaloniki is to car ferry and bus which costs 90€ - 180€ and takes 15 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brindisi to Thessaloniki?

The quickest way to get from Brindisi to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 6 h 17 min and costs 75€ - 290€.

Is there a direct bus between Brindisi and Thessaloniki?

No, there is no direct bus from Brindisi to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Brindisi and arriving at Thessaloniki via Fier and Ioannina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Brindisi to Thessaloniki?

It takes approximately 12 h 31 min to get from Brindisi to Thessaloniki, including transfers.