There are 12 ways to get from London to Thessaloniki by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 from London Gatwick  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Thessaloniki (SKG) LGW - SKG

$98 - $407

Cheapest option

Fly from London Stansted  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) STN - SKG

$87 - $347

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Fly from London Heathrow  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Thessaloniki (SKG) LHR - SKG

$129 - $639

Fly from London City  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Thessaloniki (SKG) LCY - SKG

$157 - $1,008

Train to London Luton, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) LTN - SKG

$180 - $1,025

Train, bus and ferry  •  29 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Bologna Centrale Station
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Thessaloniki

$390 - $652

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  39 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki Simeonidis

$141 - $202

Train  •  44 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Beograd En
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE

$338 - $635

Bus and ferry, bus  •  47 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$174 - $182

Bus Radina VIP  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$120 - $164

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  28 h 31 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  5. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  6. Drive from Kufstein to Thessaloniki

$666 - $838

Drive, car ferry  •  26 h 14 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Thessaloniki

$410 - $610

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Thessaloniki is to fly which costs £65 - £280 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Thessaloniki is to fly which costs £75 - £330 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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The distance between London and Thessaloniki is 1335 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from London to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Thessaloniki via Bratislava. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Thessaloniki via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Zürich HB and Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 1334.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

What companies run services between London, England and Thessaloniki, Greece?

easyJet, British Airways and three other airlines fly from London to Thessaloniki 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Thessaloniki via Bratislava in around 39 h 43 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from London Luton to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from London Luton to Thessaloniki via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Zurich, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $2,200
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Beograd
Ave. Duration
20 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
15 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
elines.cz
Simeonidis Tours
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$163
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Ferry operators

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