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There are 3 ways to get from Kavala to Thessaloniki by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kavala to Thessaloniki Express

$14 - $22

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Nikiforos to Thessaloniki Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Θεσσαλονίκη

$74 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Kavala to Thessaloniki 95.8 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Kavala to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kavala to Thessaloniki is to drive which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 1 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kavala and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Kavala and Thessaloniki is 129 km. The road distance is 153.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kavala to Thessaloniki without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 30 min and costs 12€ - 19€.

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The bus from Kavala to Thessaloniki takes 3 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Kavala to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by KTEL Kavalas, depart from Kavala station.

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The best way to get from Kavala to Thessaloniki is to bus which takes 3 h 30 min and costs 12€ - 19€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 65€ - 80€ and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Kavala to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by KTEL Kavalas, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kavala to Thessaloniki is 153 km. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Kavala to Thessaloniki.

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  • Distance: 80.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between Kavala, Greece and Thessaloniki, Greece?

KTEL Kavalas operates a bus from Kavala to Thessaloniki hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Kavala to Thessaloniki twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 7 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Nikiforos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
trainose.gr
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Second Class
$14 - $19
First Class
$17 - $23
Bus operators
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

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