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There are 11 ways to get from London to Thessaloniki by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, night train, 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.

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Fly from London Heathrow  •  8 h 7 min

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

$130 - $640

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Fly from London Stansted  •  6 h 58 min

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

$88 - $348

9 alternative options

Fly from London City  •  9 h 9 min

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

$157 - $1,008

Fly from London Gatwick  •  6 h 46 min

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

$99 - $408

Train, bus and ferry  •  29 h 3 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

$392 - $658

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 - $203

Train, night train  •  44 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd D
  5. Take the night train from Beograd centar to Thessaloniki

$391 - $771

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

$176 - $181

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

$122 - $162

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  28 h 19 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 Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  7. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Thessaloniki

$666 - $902

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

$411 - $610

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The cheapest way to get from London to Thessaloniki is to fly which costs £65 - £270 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 - £320 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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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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The distance between London and Thessaloniki is 1335 miles.

The best way to get from London to Thessaloniki without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 29 h 3 min and costs £300 - £550.

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It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to get from London to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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London to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 8 h 7 min and costs £95 - £500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £100 - £160 and takes 39 h 43 min.

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Thessaloniki Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from London to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 1334.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 7 min

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

Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from London to Thessaloniki hourly. 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 Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki via Hannover
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from London City to Thessaloniki via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Thessaloniki via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Train operators
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 - $270
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
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 Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
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
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 Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd centar to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
14 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $55
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$21 - $35
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $55
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
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
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 - $25
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
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Ferry operators

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Thessaloniki is 2 h ahead of London. It is currently 7:04 PM in London and 9:04 PM in Thessaloniki.

KLM, Transavia Holland, Eurowings and eight other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 916+ hotels available in Thessaloniki. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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