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There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Budapest, fly  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Ferihegy
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Thessaloniki (SKG) BUD - SKG

114€ - 404€

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Bus via Thessaloniki Airport  •  20h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Thessaloniki

84€ - 103€

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Train to Vienna, fly  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Thessaloniki (SKG) VIE - SKG

96€ - 298€

Bus  •  17h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Thessaloniki

109€ - 125€

Bus via Sofia  •  21h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Nepliget to Sofia Serdica Bus Station Dortmund - Varna / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki KTEL Chalkidikis

96€ - 133€

Drive  •  10h 13m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia 1046.6 km

120€ - 190€

Hungary → Greece
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International entry into Greece from Hungary

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Conditions of entry into Greece from Hungary

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 7 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 7 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This applies to arrivals from Albania, North Macedonia and Turkey

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Considerations leaving from Hungary

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Greece from Hungary.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Néa Kallikráteia is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Néa Kallikráteia is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Néa Kallikráteia is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

Yes, entry into Hungary from Greece is currently restricted.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia is to bus via Thessaloniki Airport, which costs 30 000 Ft - 37 000 Ft and takes 20h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia is to train and fly which costs 40 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft and takes 4h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia. However, there are services departing from Astoria M and arriving at Nea Kallikrateia via Budapest Nepliget, Sofia and Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 17m.

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The distance between Budapest and Néa Kallikráteia is 861 km. The road distance is 1046.6 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia without a car is to bus which takes 17h 3m and costs 39 000 Ft - 45 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia, including transfers.

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Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia bus services, operated by Karat-S, depart from Budapest Nepliget station.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Thessaloniki KTEL Chalkidikis station.

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Néa Kallikráteia is 1h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 10:26 PM in Budapest and 11:26 PM in Néa Kallikráteia.

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  • Distance: 861.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 37m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Néa Kallikráteia, Greece?

FP Travel operates a bus from Budapest to Thessaloniki 3 times a week. Tickets cost 70€ - 80€ and the journey takes 16h 30m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
18€ - 160€
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 120€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
18€ - 170€
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
21€ - 170€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Ferihegy
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 14€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
FP Travel
Phone
+302105233969
Email
fptravel@otenet.gr
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Budapest to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 80€
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.com
Bus from Budapest to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Schedules at
siamostours.com
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Budapest Nepliget to Sofia Serdica Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Karat-S
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Budapest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki KTEL Chalkidikis
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia is 1047 km. It takes approximately 10h 13m to drive from Budapest to Néa Kallikráteia.

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Ryanair and Wizz Air offer flights from Budapest Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Néa Kallikráteia. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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