There are 6 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.

Recommended option

Bus Sliven Municipality Bus  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas West to Sliven
  2. Take the bus from Sliven Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki

Cheapest option

Bus EAAA  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki

$30 - $45

4 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Burgas to Thessaloniki 362.3 miles

$85 - $130

Bus to Varna, fly to Thessaloniki  •  9 h 48 min

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

$74 - $277

Bus to Istanbul, fly to Thessaloniki  •  9 h 47 min

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

$101 - $238

Fly Burgas to Sofia, bus  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Sofia (SOF) BOJ - SOF
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$43 - $725

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 11 h 30 min.

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

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

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It takes approximately 11 h 9 min to get from Burgas to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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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 11 h 30 min.

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

You can take a bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki via Sliven and Sliven Central Bus Station in around 11 h 9 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Burgas to Sofia
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $900
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Varna to Thessaloniki via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Bus operators
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas West to Sliven
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Burgas West to Sliven
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Burgas to Sliven
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Burgas to Sliven
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Sliven Municipality Bus
Website
sliven.bg
Bus from Sliven Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sliven.bg
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Burgas to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $59
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com

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