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There are 12 ways to get from Germany to Thessaloniki by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Stuttgart  •  5h 50m

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

$75 - $308

Cheapest option

Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6h 12m

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

$29 - $211

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Fly from Frankfurt  •  5h 56m

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

$97 - $302

Fly from Munich  •  5h 58m

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

$70 - $265

Fly from Dusseldorf  •  6h 12m

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

$82 - $274

Fly from Hamburg  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Thessaloniki (SKG) HAM - SKG

$53 - $258

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  8h 29m

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

$190 - $319

Bus Simeonidis Tours  •  22h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 260 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague to Thessaloniki Simeonidis

$90 - $150

Bus, train  •  34h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Thessaloniki 335

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  34h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki station Haskovo - Thessaloniki / ...

$70 - $162

Train  •  38h 46m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd D
  4. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje
  5. Take the train from Skopje to Thessaloniki 335

$308 - $578

Drive  •  18h 23m

  1. Drive from Berlin to Thessaloniki 1171 miles

$280 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Germany to Thessaloniki is to fly which costs 25€ - 190€ and takes 6h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Thessaloniki is to fly which costs 65€ - 270€ and takes 5h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderpl./Grunerstr.(Bln) [Grunerstr.] and arriving at Thessaloniki via Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz, Florenc and Prague. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Germany to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Thessaloniki via Berlin Hbf (tief), Nürnberg Hbf, Wien Hbf, Belgrade and Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 46m.

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The distance between Germany and Thessaloniki is 1508 km. The road distance is 1873.5 km.

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The best way to get from Germany to Thessaloniki without a car is to bus which takes 22h 42m and costs 75€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 5h 50m to get from Germany to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Germany to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz station.

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Germany to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Germany to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 5h 50m and costs 65€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 140€ and takes 22h 42m, you could also train, which costs 260€ - 550€ and takes 38h 46m.

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  • Distance: 942.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 50m

What companies run services between Germany and Thessaloniki, Greece?

Eurowings, Aegean Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Thessaloniki via S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite, Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz, Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc, Florenc, Staroměstská, and Prague in around 22h 42m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Hamburg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $350
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Hamburg to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
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 München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $55
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $100
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
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 Beograd
Ave. Duration
11h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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 Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
Simeonidis Tours
Nasir Tours
Phone
+389 (0) 42 218 007
Website
nasirtours.de
Bus from Berlin to Skopje
Ave. Duration
26h 52m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nasirtours.de
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Berlin to Sofia
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Website
Arda Tur
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $27
Schedules at
iliastravel.com

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Germany to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Germany to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Macedonian Railways (MZ), arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germany to Thessaloniki is 1874 km. It takes approximately 18h 23m to drive from Germany to Thessaloniki.

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Aegean Airlines, Ellinair, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 1033+ hotels available in Thessaloniki. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Germany to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27m and costs 2€ - 5€.

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