There are 5 ways to get from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki Express

$20 - $29

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Train, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Orestiada to Alexandroupoli Port Δίκαια - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Thessaloniki

$24 - $33

Train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Orestiada to Alexandroupoli Port Δίκαια - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the train from Alexandroupoli Port to Thessaloniki Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Θεσσαλονίκη

$33 - $45

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki 254.5 miles

$60 - $90

Train, fly  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Orestiada to Alexandroupoli Port
  2. Fly from Alexandroupolis (AXD) to Thessaloniki (SKG) AXD - SKG

$94 - $418

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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 Orestiada and arriving at Thessaloniki via Alexandroupoli Port. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 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 best way to get from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs .

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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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Orestiáda to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by KTEL Evrou, depart from Orestiáda station.

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Orestiáda to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), depart from Orestiada station.

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The best way to get from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 22 min.

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There is no direct flight from Alexandroupolis Airport to Thessaloniki Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Orestiáda to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by KTEL Evrou, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Map of how to get from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 197.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

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 - $29 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki via Alexandroupoli Port in around 9 h 22 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki via Athens, Paros
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Orestiada to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$8 - $11
First Class
$10 - $13
Train from Alexandroupoli Port to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $40
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 - $29
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

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Orestiáda to Thessaloniki train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Orestiáda to Thessaloniki is 407 km. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from Orestiáda to Thessaloniki.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Alexandroupolis Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 881+ hotels available in Thessaloniki. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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