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There are 2 ways to get from Petrich to Néa Kallikráteia by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the train from Mandraki to Thessaloniki Σέρρες - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take a taxi from Thessaloniki to Néa Kallikráteia

45€ - 60€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 56m

  1. Drive from Petrich to Néa Kallikráteia 171.3 km

21€ - 35€

Bulgaria → Greece
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 7 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Néa Kallikráteia is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Néa Kallikráteia is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Néa Kallikráteia is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Bulgaria from Greece.

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The most affordable way to get from Petrich to Néa Kallikráteia is to drive, which costs $25 - $40 and takes 1h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Petrich to Néa Kallikráteia is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 1h 56m.

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The distance between Petrich and Néa Kallikráteia is 122 km. The road distance is 171.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Petrich to Néa Kallikráteia, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Petrich to Néa Kallikráteia is 171 km. It takes approximately 1h 56m to drive from Petrich to Néa Kallikráteia.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Néa Kallikráteia. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 121.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between Petrich, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria and Néa Kallikráteia, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Petrich to Néa Kallikráteia. However, you can take the drive to Mandraki, take the train to Thessaloniki, then take the taxi to Néa Kallikráteia. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Néa Kallikráteia.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Mandraki to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thessaloniki to Néa Kallikráteia
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Limousine Taxi Service
Phone
+30 6983 334887
Website
taxi-thessaloniki.com
Lazarou E. taxi
Phone
+30 231 044 5282
Hellenic Taxi
Phone
+30 2311 11-11-81
Website
hellenictaxi.com
Flexi Transfer
Phone
+30 6937 039967
Website
flexitransfer.gr

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