There are 8 ways to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki by plane, train, 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  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) MAN - SKG

$109 - $257

7 alternative options

Train, bus via Hegyeshalom  •  34 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hegyeshalom Rj
  5. Take the bus from Rajka to Thessaloniki

$534 - $857

Bus via Praha, ÚAN Florenc  •  42 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station to Praha, ÚAN Florenc Rj
  3. Take the bus from Prague to Thessaloniki

$145 - $205

Train  •  45 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  5. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd
  6. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE

$512 - $907

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki

$152 - $213

Train, bus Crazy Holidays  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  4. Take the bus from Köln to Thessaloniki

$276 - $568

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  32 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Manchester 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 Muenchen Hbf to Kufstein Ec / ...
  6. Drive from Kufstein to Thessaloniki

$757 - $942

Drive, car ferry  •  30 h 11 min

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

$457 - $678

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

Thomas Cook, easyJet and six other airlines fly from Manchester to Thessaloniki 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester to Thessaloniki via London Victoria Coach Station, Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station, Praha, ÚAN Florenc, Florenc, Staroměstská, and Prague in around 42 h 53 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hegyeshalom
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $130
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
$185
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Rajka to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
13 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$97
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
elines.cz
Simeonidis Tours
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from London Victoria to Sofia
Ave. Duration
42 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Köln to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Manchester to Thessaloniki?

The distance between Manchester and Thessaloniki is 2361 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki?

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs £100 - £150 and takes 42 h 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki?

The quickest way to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs £75 - £190.

Is there a direct train between Manchester and Thessaloniki?

No, there is no direct train from Manchester to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Thessaloniki via London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles Midi, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Budapest-Keleti and Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 3 min.

Is there a direct bus between Manchester and Thessaloniki?

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Manchester and arriving at Thessaloniki via Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station, Florenc and Prague. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki?

It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki, including transfers.