There are 3 ways to get from Pogradec to Thessaloniki by car, train or bus

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

Drive, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Pogradec to Florina
  2. Take the train from Florina to Thessaloniki

$28 - $40

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki

$55 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Pogradec to Thessaloniki 169.9 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Pogradec, Albania and Thessaloniki, Greece?

Crazy Holidays operates a bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Train from Florina to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Purchase a
Second Class
$11 - $15
First Class
$14 - $19
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Bus from Pogradec to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pogradec and Thessaloniki is 194 km. The road distance is 272 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pogradec to Thessaloniki is to drive and train which costs $28 - $40 and takes 4 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Pogradec to Thessaloniki is to drive which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $40 - $60.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pogradec and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Pogradec to Thessaloniki, including transfers.