There are 6 ways to get from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus KTEL Evrou  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki Express

$20 - $30

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Ορεστιάδα to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι Ορμενιο - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Thessaloniki

$24 - $34

Train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Ορεστιάδα to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι Ορμενιο - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the train from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Θεσσαλονίκη Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Θεσσαλονίκη

$33 - $46

Bus Arda Tur  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Orestiada to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$34 - $37

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki 254.5 miles

$60 - $90

Train, fly  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Ορεστιάδα to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Fly from Alexandroupolis (AXD) to Thessaloniki (SKG) AXD - SKG

$94 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between Orestiáda and Thessaloniki is 316 km. The road distance is 407.2 km.

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The bus from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki takes 6 h 15 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Orestiáda and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Ορεστιάδα and arriving at Θεσσαλονίκη via Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

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

KTEL Evrou operates a bus from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki via Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι in around 9 h 22 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Ορεστιάδα to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$8 - $11
First Class
$10 - $13
Train from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Bus operators
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Orestiada to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
ardatur.bg

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