There are 8 ways to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki by plane, train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or ferry

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Fly  •  6 h 51 min

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

$82 - $220

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Train, bus via München Hbf  •  32 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Flughafen Wien Rj
  5. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
  6. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki

$476 - $791

Bus via Prague, ÚAN Florenc  •  43 h 8 min

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

$134 - $189

Train  •  47 h 48 min

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

$445 - $824

Train, bus Radina VIP  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$232 - $338

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$139 - $200

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  31 h 48 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 Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  7. Drive from Kufstein to Thessaloniki

$728 - $978

Drive, carferry, ferry  •  33 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Giudecca Stucky
  4. Take the ferry from Giudecca Stucky to Venice Cruise Terminal
  5. Drive from Venice Cruise Terminal to Thessaloniki

$505 - $743

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester station to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Thessaloniki via London, Victoria Green Line Station, Florenc and Prague. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 8 min.

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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, Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon, Zürich HB and Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 48 min.

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The distance between Manchester and Thessaloniki is 1475 miles.

The best way to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Manchester to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Manchester to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 6 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 43 h 8 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 47 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 35 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 1475.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 51 min

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

easyJet, Thomas Cook 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, London, Victoria Green Line Station, Prague, ÚAN Florenc, Florenc, Staroměstská, and Prague in around 43 h 8 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
7 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Thessaloniki via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
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
$160 - $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
$95 - $130
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 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
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 München Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
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 München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Beograd
Ave. Duration
20 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $210
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Prague to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.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
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 - $17
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
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from London Victoria to Sofia
Ave. Duration
42 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
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Thessaloniki is 2 h ahead of Manchester. It is currently 2:11 PM in Manchester and 4:11 PM in Thessaloniki.

Manchester to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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easyJet, Thomas Cook, Jet2.com and five other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Manchester Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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