There are 10 ways to get from Gallipoli to Thessaloniki by bus, car ferry, bus and ferry, 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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Bus, carferry  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi Industrial Zone 100
  2. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki

$104 - $216

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Bus, carferry via Ioannina  •  19 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi Industrial Zone 100
  2. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
  4. Take the bus from Ioannina to Thessaloniki

$63 - $139

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Leonetti Bus, bus and ferry, bus  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the Leonetti Bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi - Autorità Portuale
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Ioannina
  4. Take the bus from Ioannina to Thessaloniki

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  25 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gallipoli to Lecce 5
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Thessaloniki

$122 - $178

Train  •  42 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Gallipoli to Lecce 5
  2. Take the train from Lecce to Venezia Mestre Fb
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Beograd En
  5. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE

$189 - $345

Drive, carferry  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Gallipoli to Brindisi
  2. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki

$77 - $177

Train to Brindisi, fly  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Gallipoli to Lecce
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Thessaloniki (SKG) BDS - SKG

$76 - $328

Train, train to Bari, fly  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Gallipoli to Lecce
  2. Take the train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Thessaloniki (SKG) BRI - SKG

$79 - $318

Bus, carferry to Corfu, fly  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi Industrial Zone
  2. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Corfu
  3. Fly from Corfu (CFU) to Thessaloniki (SKG) CFU - SKG

$122 - $459

Bus, car ferry to Tirana, fly  •  17 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi Industrial Zone
  2. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Durrës
  3. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Thessaloniki (SKG) TIA - SKG

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gallipoli to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Gallipoli and arriving at Thessaloniki via Brindisi, Fier and Ioannina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gallipoli to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Gallipoli and arriving at Thessaloniki via Lecce, Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf and Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 52 min.

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The distance between Gallipoli and Thessaloniki is 424 km.

The best way to get from Gallipoli to Thessaloniki without a car is to bus and carferry which takes 18 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 18 h 42 min to get from Gallipoli to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Gallipoli to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by TTI Slr, depart from Gallipoli station.

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Gallipoli to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici, depart from Gallipoli station.

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There is no direct flight from Brindisi Airport to Thessaloniki Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Gallipoli to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by KTEL Ioanninon, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Thessaloniki is 1 h ahead of Gallipoli. It is currently 10:45 PM in Gallipoli and 11:45 PM in Thessaloniki.

Map of how to get from Gallipoli to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 264.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 42 min

What companies run services between Gallipoli, Italy and Thessaloniki, Greece?

You can take a train from Gallipoli to Thessaloniki via Lecce, Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf, and Beograd in around 42 h 52 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Corfu to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Flights from Tirana to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Tirana to Thessaloniki via Athens, Rhodes
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Rome, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Corfu to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bari to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Corfu to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Train operators
Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici
Phone
080 5462111
Email
fsudest@fseonline.it
Website
fseonline.it
Train from Gallipoli to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lecce to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lecce to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Villach Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
S.T.P. di Terra d' Otranto
Phone
0832-228441
Email
info@stplecce.it
Website
stplecce.it
Bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi Industrial Zone
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stplecce.it
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
TTI Slr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Fier to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$70
AIRTYPE SEATS
$75
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$156
Car ferry from Brindisi to Corfu
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$68
AIRTYPE SEATS
$74
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$153
Grimaldi Lines
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Durrës
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it

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