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

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala Express

$14 - $22

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Nikiforos Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$74 - $93

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Kavala 95.4 miles

$23 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Kavala. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Kavala is 129 km. The road distance is 152.7 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Kavala without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala takes 3 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Thessaloniki to Kavala bus services, operated by KTEL Kavalas, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Kavala is to bus which takes 3 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 46 min.

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Thessaloniki to Kavala bus services, operated by KTEL Kavalas, arrive at Kavala station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Kavala is 153 km. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Kavala.

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There are 696+ hotels available in Kavala. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Kavala.
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  • Distance: 80.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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

KTEL Kavalas operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Thessaloniki to Kavala twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Nikiforos
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$14 - $19
First Class
$17 - $23
Bus operators
KTEL Kavalas
Phone
(+30) 2510.222294
Email
info@ktelkavalas.gr
Website
ktelkavalas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ktelkavalas.gr

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