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There are 9 ways to get from Edirne to Thessaloniki by train, bus, night train, 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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Train, bus  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Kastanee to Alexandroupoli Port Δίκαια - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Thessaloniki

$25 - $49

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Bus KTEL Evrou  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Kastanee to Alexandroupoli Port Δίκαια - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι λεωφορείο / ...
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Thessaloniki

$28 - $43

Train  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the train from Kastanee to Alexandroupoli Port Δίκαια - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the train from Alexandroupoli Port to Thessaloniki Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Θεσσαλονίκη

$32 - $86

Night train, bus  •  13h 19m

  1. Take the night train from Edirne to Plovdiv Bosphor Express
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Thessaloniki

$41 - $86

Bus Arda Tur  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Kapikule to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki Monastiriou Haskovo - Thessaloniki / ...

$29 - $31

Drive  •  4h 31m

  1. Drive from Edirne to Thessaloniki 272 miles

$65 - $95

Train to Alexandroupolis, fly  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Kastanee to Alexandroupoli Port
  2. Fly from Alexandroupolis (AXD) to Thessaloniki (SKG) AXD - SKG

$95 - $434

Train to Kutahya, fly  •  13h 2m

  1. Take the train from Edirne Şehir to Çorlu
  2. Fly from Kutahya (KZR) to Thessaloniki (SKG) KZR - SKG

$75 - $237

Train to Istanbul Ataturk, fly  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the train from Edirne Şehir to Halkali
  2. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Thessaloniki (SKG) IST - SKG

$86 - $223

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edirne to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs 165 ₺ - 175 ₺ and takes 13h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Edirne to Thessaloniki is to drive which costs 370 ₺ - 550 ₺ and takes 4h 31m.

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The distance between Edirne and Thessaloniki is 324 km. The road distance is 435.2 km.

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The best way to get from Edirne to Thessaloniki without a car is to night train and bus which takes 13h 19m and costs 230 ₺ - 490 ₺.

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It takes approximately 7h 8m to get from Edirne to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Edirne to Thessaloniki is to bus which takes 7h 8m and costs 160 ₺ - 250 ₺. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 180 ₺ - 490 ₺ and takes 9h 47m.

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There is no direct flight from Alexandroupolis Airport to Thessaloniki Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 50m and has one stopover.

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Thessaloniki is 1h behind Edirne. It is currently 8:04 PM in Edirne and 7:04 PM in Thessaloniki.

Yes, the driving distance between Edirne to Thessaloniki is 435 km. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Edirne to Thessaloniki.

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Ryanair, Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Alexandroupolis Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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Map of how to get from Edirne to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 202.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 8m

What companies run services between Edirne, Turkey and Thessaloniki, Greece?

You can take a bus from Edirne to Thessaloniki via Kastanee, Alexandroupoli Port, and Alexandroupoli in around 7h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edirne to Thessaloniki via Kastanee and Alexandroupoli Port in around 9h 47m.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens, Heraklion
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Kutahya to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Kutahya to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk, Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Kutahya to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Kutahya to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $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
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens, Heraklion
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Kutahya to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kutahya to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Kutahya to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Kutahya to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kastanee to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Website
trainose.gr
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2nd Class Ticket
$9 - $12
1st Class Ticket
$11 - $15
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$17 - $20
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$22 - $24
Train from Alexandroupoli Port to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$22 - $28
1st Class Ticket
$30 - $40
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$40 - $50
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$53 - $58
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Edirne Şehir to Çorlu
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Edirne Şehir to Halkali
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kastanee to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $38
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Kapikule to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Website
Arda Tur

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