There are 8 ways to get from Silistra to Thessaloniki by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus ETAP Group  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Silistra to Sofia - Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$27 - $39

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Train, bus  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Silistra to Gorna Oryahovitsa
  2. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Sofia 461
  3. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$26 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus Ilias Travel  •  17 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Silistra to Veliko Tarnovo
  2. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
  3. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Thessaloniki

$56 - $70

Train  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Silistra to Gorna Oryahovitsa
  2. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Sofia 461
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Petrich
  4. Take the train from Rodopolis to Thessaloniki

$33 - $46

Drive  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Silistra to Thessaloniki 455.2 miles

$100 - $160

Bus, bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Thessaloniki  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Silistra to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  3. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Thessaloniki (SKG) OTP - SKG

Bus to Varna, fly to Sofia, bus  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Silistra to Varna
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Sofia (SOF) VAR - SOF
  3. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou

$40 - $142

Bus to Istanbul, fly to Thessaloniki  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Silistra to Istanbul Bariam
  2. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Thessaloniki (SKG) IST - SKG

$115 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Silistra to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs $26 - $40 and takes 13 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Silistra to Thessaloniki is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 9 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Silistra to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Silistra and arriving at Thessaloniki Monastiriou via Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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The distance between Silistra and Thessaloniki is 525 km. The road distance is 728.3 km.

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The best way to get from Silistra to Thessaloniki without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 30 min and costs $26 - $40.

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It takes approximately 13 h 30 min to get from Silistra to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Silistra to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by ETAP Group, depart from Silistra station.

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The best way to get from Silistra to Thessaloniki is to bus which takes 13 h 30 min and costs $26 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 19 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Silistra to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Thessaloniki Monastiriou station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Silistra to Thessaloniki is 728 km. It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to drive from Silistra to Thessaloniki.

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Tarom, Wizz Air, Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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Map of how to get from Silistra to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 328.2 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 30 min

What companies run services between Silistra, Bulgaria and Thessaloniki, Greece?

You can take a bus from Silistra to Thessaloniki via Sofia - Central Bus Station and Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof in around 13 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Silistra to Thessaloniki via Gorna Oryahovitsa, Sofia, Petrich, and Rodopolis in around 19 h 39 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Silistra to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Petrich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Rodopolis to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$6 - $9
First Class
$8 - $10
Bus operators
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Silistra to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Bus from Silistra to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tickets.etapgroup.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Silistra to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43 - $47
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Silistra to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Silistra to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Patnicheski Prevozi AD.
Phone
062 / 64-09-08
Email
office@pprevozi.com
Website
pprevozi.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
pprevozi.com
Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD
Phone
0888 211 781
Email
plovdiv_ekspres_2000@abv.bg
Website
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
plovdivexpres-2000.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Silistra to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Silistra to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Silistra to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Silistra to Istanbul Bariam
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Silistra to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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