There are 5 ways to get from Kavala to Skopje by bus, train, night train 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

Bus, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Kavala to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija
  3. Take the train from Gevgelija to Skopje

$28 - $61

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Δράμα to Θεσσαλονίκη Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje Hellas Express

$24 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus Biser Prom  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Kavala to Bansko
  2. Take the bus from Bansko to Skopje

$73 - $77

Bus via Thessaloniki  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Kavala to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija
  3. Take the bus from Gevgelija to Skopje

$32 - $40

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Kavala to Skopje 234.4 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kavala to Skopje is to train and night train which costs 20€ - 40€ and takes 10 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kavala to Skopje is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Kavala and Skopje is 274 km. The road distance is 375.1 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Kavala to Skopje, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kavala to Skopje. However, there are services departing from Kavala and arriving at Skopje via Bansko. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Kavala, Greece and Skopje, Macedonia?

You can take a bus from Kavala to Skopje via Bansko in around 8 h 35 min.

Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Gevgelija to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $40
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Δράμα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$13 - $18
First Class
$16 - $22
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Kavala to Bansko
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 43
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Kavala to Bansko
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Bansko to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
KTEL Kavalas
Phone
(+30) 2510.222294
Email
info@ktelkavalas.gr
Website
ktelkavalas.gr
Bus from Kavala to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ktelkavalas.gr
Rule Turs
Phone
02/ 3163 – 346
Email
ruleturs@sas.com.mk
Website
sas.com.mk
Bus from Gevgelija to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
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