There are 5 ways to get from Pristina 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pristina to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki

$29 - $43

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Priština to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Veles
  3. Take the train from Veles to Thessaloniki AVE

$22 - $70

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Priština to Skopje B03 891
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki

$30 - $58

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Pristina to Thessaloniki 206 miles

$45 - $75

Fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Thessaloniki (SKG) PRN - SKG

$63 - $221

What companies run services between Pristina, Kosovo and Thessaloniki, Greece?

You can take a bus from Pristina to Thessaloniki via Skopje in around 6 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pristina to Thessaloniki via Skopje and Veles in around 8 h 42 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Pristina to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pristina to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Pristina to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Pristina to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Pristina to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Pristina to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Priština to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $24
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Veles
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
MZI
Website
mzi.mk
Train from Priština to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mzi.mk
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ms.mk
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Simeonidis Tours

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pristina and Thessaloniki is 269 km. The road distance is 330 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pristina to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs $28 - $45 and takes 6 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Pristina to Thessaloniki is to drive which takes 4 h 6 min and costs $45 - $75.

No, there is no direct train from Pristina to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Priština and arriving at Thessaloniki via Skopje and Veles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Pristina to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Pristina and arriving at Thessaloniki via Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Pristina to Thessaloniki, including transfers.