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There are 5 ways to get from Burgas to Thessaloniki by bus, car or plane

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 via Komotini  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Svilengrad
  2. Take the bus from Svilengrad to Komotini
  3. Take the bus from Komotini to Thessaloniki

$7 - $11

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Bus Crazy Holidays  •  11h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki

$55 - $75

Drive  •  6h 22m

  1. Drive from Burgas to Thessaloniki 362.3 miles

$85 - $130

Bus to Varna, fly  •  10h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Thessaloniki (SKG) VAR - SKG

$118 - $364

Bus to Istanbul Ataturk, fly  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  2. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Thessaloniki (SKG) IST - SKG

$101 - $238

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The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs $7 - $11 and takes 9h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Burgas to Thessaloniki is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 6h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burgas and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 30m.

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The distance between Burgas and Thessaloniki is 430 km. The road distance is 579.7 km.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Thessaloniki without a car is to bus which takes 9h 33m and costs $7 - $11.

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It takes approximately 9h 33m to get from Burgas to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Burgas to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Svilengrad24, depart from Burgas station.

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There is no direct flight from Varna Airport to Thessaloniki Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h and has one stopover.

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Burgas to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Kamil Koc, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burgas to Thessaloniki is 580 km. It takes approximately 6h 22m to drive from Burgas to Thessaloniki.

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  • Distance: 269 miles
  • Duration: 9h 33m

What companies run services between Burgas, Bulgaria and Thessaloniki, Greece?

You can take a bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki via Svilengrad, Svilengrad, and Komotini in around 9h 33m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Constanta, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Sofia, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Bus operators
Svilengrad24
Website
svilengrad24.info
Bus from Burgas to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
svilengrad24.info
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Svilengrad to Komotini
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58 - $62
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
burgasbus.info

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Ryanair, Austrian Airlines, Bulgaria Air and four other airlines offer flights from Varna Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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