There are 11 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki 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 from Frankfurt  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Thessaloniki (SKG) FRA - SKG

$94 - $299

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Bus Crazy Holidays  •  46 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki

$55 - $80

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Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Thessaloniki (SKG) STR - SKG

$117 - $369

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) CGN - SKG

$114 - $319

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Thessaloniki (SKG) NUE - SKG

$195 - $326

Train, bus  •  21 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
  3. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki

$191 - $284

Bus Simeonidis Tours  •  24 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague to Thessaloniki Simeonidis

$94 - $160

Train  •  36 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit Rex / ...
  4. Take the train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Beograd En
  5. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE

$208 - $341

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki

$130 - $182

Train, drive  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Thessaloniki

$328 - $503

Drive  •  18 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki 1201.5 miles

$280 - $420

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 46 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Thessaloniki via München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Schwarzach-St.Veit and Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 49 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Thessaloniki is 1527 km. The road distance is 1922.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 5 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 8 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 36 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 954.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Thessaloniki, Greece?

Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines and five other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc, Florenc, Staroměstská, and Prague in around 24 h 8 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
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 Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $370
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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 Salzburg Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Beograd
Ave. Duration
13 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Prague to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
46 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Frankfurt to Skopje
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
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
Nasir Tours
Phone
+389 (0) 42 218 007
Website
nasirtours.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Skopje
Ave. Duration
25 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nasirtours.de

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Thessaloniki is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt am Main. It is currently 12:00 PM in Frankfurt am Main and 1:00 PM in Thessaloniki.

Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki is 1922 km. It takes approximately 18 h 46 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Thessaloniki.

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Condor Flugdienst, Swiss, Aegean Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 881+ hotels available in Thessaloniki. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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