There are 12 ways to get from Germany 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.

Recommended option

Fly Stuttgart to Thessaloniki  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Thessaloniki (SKG) STR - SKG

$75 - $307

Cheapest option

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Thessaloniki (SKG) SXF - SKG

$29 - $197

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Fly Munich to Thessaloniki  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Thessaloniki (SKG) MUC - SKG

$83 - $278

Fly Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki  •  5 h 55 min

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

$79 - $265

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki  •  5 h 49 min

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

$74 - $261

Fly Frankfurt to Thessaloniki  •  6 h 7 min

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

$97 - $302

Fly Munich to Athens  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Athens (ATH) MUC - ATH

$105 - $315

Fly Berlin Tegel to Athens  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Athens (ATH) TXL - ATH

$73 - $255

Train, bus Simeonidis Tours  •  29 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha-Holesovice Ec
  2. Take the bus from Prague to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$159 - $236

Train, bus Sindbad  •  39 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Wroclaw Glowny, Dworzec autobusowy, Sucha 1-11
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław to Athens

$148 - $219

Bus  •  40 h

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens

$88 - $196

Drive  •  23 h

  1. Drive from Berlin to Athens 1465.6 miles

$350 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Germany to Greece is to fly which costs 24€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Greece is to fly which costs 60€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Greece. However, there are services departing from Berlin and arriving at Athens via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h.

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The distance between Germany and Greece is 1618 km. The road distance is 2344.9 km.

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The best way to get from Germany to Greece without a car is to train and bus which takes 29 h 15 min and costs 130€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Germany to Greece, including transfers.

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Germany to Greece bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Berlin station.

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The best way to get from Germany to Greece is to fly which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 60€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 170€ and takes 40 h.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Germany to Greece bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Athens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germany to Greece is 2345 km. It takes approximately 23 h to drive from Germany to Greece.

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Eurowings, Ellinair, Olympic Air and three other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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  • Distance: 1011.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Germany and Greece?

Eurowings, Aegean Airlines and four other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Athens via Sofia in around 40 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
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 Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
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 Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $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 Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
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 Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Munich to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
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
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Munich to Athens via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Munich to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
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 Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Munich to Athens via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
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 Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Wroclaw Glowny, Dworzec autobusowy, Sucha 1-11
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Sindbad
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Berlin to Sofia
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com

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