There are 14 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Greece by plane, train, bus 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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Fly Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) DUS - SKG

$79 - $265

Cheapest option

Fly Weeze to Thessaloniki  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Weeze (NRN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) NRN - SKG

$52 - $192

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Fly Dusseldorf to Irakleion  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Irakleion (HER) DUS - HER

$122 - $704

Fly Dusseldorf to Athens  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Athens (ATH) DUS - ATH

$91 - $302

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) CGN - SKG

$78 - $294

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Irakleion  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Irakleion (HER) CGN - HER

$151 - $1,353

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Thessaloniki  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Thessaloniki (SKG) FRA - SKG

$130 - $350

Train, bus via Thessaloniki  •  30 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava-Petrzalka Rex
  4. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$277 - $415

Train, bus Siamos Tours  •  34 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...
  4. Take the bus from Budapest to Athens

$302 - $457

Bus Panonija Bus  •  43 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$183 - $208

Bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq

$105 - $126

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq

$189 - $234

Train, drive  •  26 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  3. Drive from Kufstein to Athens

$449 - $654

Drive  •  25 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Athens 1632.6 miles

$390 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Greece is to fly which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 7 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Greece is to fly which costs 100€ - 600€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Greece. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Athens via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 9 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Greece is 1802 km. The road distance is 2612.1 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Greece without a car is to train and bus which takes 30 h 4 min and costs 230€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Düsseldorf to Greece, including transfers.

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Düsseldorf to Greece bus services, operated by Panonija Bus, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Greece is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs 65€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 150€ - 180€ and takes 43 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Düsseldorf to Greece bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, arrive at Athens station.

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Greece.
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  • Distance: 1126.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Eurowings and nine other airlines fly from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Athens via Beograd in around 43 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $3,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Irakleion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,000
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Weeze to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
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 Bratislava-Petrzalka
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
20 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Panonija Bus
Website
panonijabus.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
26 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$128
Schedules at
panonijabus.com
Book at
panonijabus.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Düsseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
ms.mk

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