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There are 6 ways to get from Selçuk to Philippi by bus, car ferry, ferry, train, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Selçuk to Izmir
  2. Take the bus from Izmir to Keşan
  3. Take the bus from Kesan to Kavala

Bus, car ferry, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Selçuk to Izmir
  2. Take the bus from Izmir to Ayvalik
  3. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
  4. Take the ferry from Mytilene to Kavala

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Selçuk to Izmir Basmane
  2. Take the bus from İzmir to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Selçuk to Çanakkale Iskele
  2. Take the car ferry from Çanakkale Iskele to Eceabat
  3. Drive from Eceabat to Philippi

Train to Izmir, fly, bus

  1. Take the train from Selçuk to Adnan Menderes Airport
  2. Fly from Izmir (ADB) to Thessaloniki (SKG)
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala

Ferry to Samos, fly, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy
  2. Fly from Samos (SMI) to Thessaloniki (SKG)
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala
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  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
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  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Cyprus, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Greece from Turkey.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Philippi is 210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Philippi is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Philippi is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 210 521 2054.

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

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Last updated: 23 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Selçuk to Philippi is to bus which costs 130 ₺ - 320 ₺ and takes 16h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Selçuk to Philippi is to drive and car ferry which costs 900 ₺ - 1.500 ₺ and takes 8h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Selçuk to Philippi. However, there are services departing from Selçuk and arriving at Filippoi via Izmir, Kesan and Kavala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 30m.

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The distance between Selçuk and Philippi is 429 km.

The best way to get from Selçuk to Philippi without a car is to bus which takes 16h 30m and costs 130 ₺ - 320 ₺.

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It takes approximately 16h 30m to get from Selçuk to Philippi, including transfers.

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Selçuk to Philippi bus services, operated by Kamil Koc, depart from Selçuk station.

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There is no direct flight from Izmir Airport to Thessaloniki Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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Selçuk to Philippi bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Kavala station.

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Corendon Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Izmir Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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Map of how to get from Selçuk to Philippi.
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  • Distance: 429.3 km
  • Duration: 16h 30m

What companies run services between Selçuk, İzmir, Turkey and Philippi, Greece?

You can take a bus from Selçuk to Philippi via Izmir, Kesan, and Kavala in around 16h 30m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Izmir to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €240
Flights from Izmir to Thessaloniki via Ankara, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €240
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Samos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€70 - €430
Flights from Samos to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Izmir to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Samos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €600
Train operators
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Selçuk to Izmir
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Izmir to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Selçuk to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Izmir to Keşan
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Kesan to Kavala
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Izmir to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €5
Website
MetroTurizm
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from İzmir to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Kavalas
Phone
(+30) 2510.222294
Email
info@ktelkavalas.gr
Website
ktelkavalas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €20
Website
KTEL Kavalas
Ferry operators
Jalem Tur
Phone
0545 783 50 61
Email
info@jalemtur.com
Website
jalemtur.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9
Schedules at
jalemtur.com
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Mytilene to Kavala
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€35 - €100
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€54 - €58
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€65 - €80
Economy
€35 - €50
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€60 - €70
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€80 - €100
Gestaş Deniz Ulaşım
Phone
444 0 752
Email
info@gdu.com.tr
Website
gdu.com.tr
Car ferry from Çanakkale Iskele to Eceabat
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1
Schedules at
gdu.com.tr
Barel Travel
Website
bareltravel.com
Ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€0 - €25
Schedules at
bareltravel.com
Adult
€25
Child
€13
Infant
€0
Meander Travel
Website
meandertravel.com
Ferry from Kusadasis to Vathy, Samos
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €35
Schedules at
meandertravel.com

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