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There are 6 ways to get from Thessaloníki to Foça by car ferry, train, bus, taxi, ferry, plane or car

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Car ferry, train

  1. Take the car ferry from Thessaloniki to Izmir
  2. Take the train from Alsancak to Biçerova

Cheapest option

Fly to Chios, car ferry, drive

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Chios (JKH)
  2. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çesme
  3. Drive from Çesme to Foça

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to İzmir
  2. Take a taxi from İzmir to Foça

Ferry, car ferry, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Mytilene
  2. Take the car ferry from Mytilene to Ayvalık
  3. Take the bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga

Fly to Izmir, train

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Izmir (ADB)
  2. Take the train from Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport to Ulukent

Fly to Mytilini, car ferry, bus

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Mytilini (MJT)
  2. Take the car ferry from Mytilene to Ayvalık
  3. Take the bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
Greece → Turkey
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Yes, entry into Turkey is currently allowed from Greece.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Foça is 184.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Foça is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Foça is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 184.

No, returning to Greece from Turkey is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 22 Dec 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Thessaloníki to Foça is to bus and taxi which costs €80 - €110 and takes 14h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloníki to Foça is to fly and car ferry and drive which costs €75 - €130 and takes 6h 13m.

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The distance between Thessaloníki and Foça is 394 km.

The best way to get from Thessaloníki to Foça without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 14h 49m and costs €95 - €170.

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It takes approximately 14h 49m to get from Thessaloníki to Foça, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Chios Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Foça is 1h ahead of Thessaloníki. It is currently 8:30 AM in Thessaloníki and 9:30 AM in Foça.

Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Chios Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Foça. Prices start at 1.750 ₺ per night.

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The best way to get from Thessaloníki to Thessaloniki Airport is to shuttle which takes 42 min and costs €2.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloníki to Foça.
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  • Distance: 394.2 km
  • Duration: 14h 49m

What companies run services between Thessaloníki, Greece and Foça, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Thessaloníki to Foça. However, you can take the car ferry to Izmir, take the walk to Alsancak, take the train to Biçerova, then take the taxi to Foça. Alternatively, you can take the bus to İzmir then take the taxi to Foça.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chios
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.600 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 5.500 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Izmir via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
2.900 ₺ - 6.500 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Mytilini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 2.400 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Mytilini via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 2.400 ₺
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chios
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.600 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Mytilini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 2.400 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Mytilini via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 2.400 ₺
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2.900 ₺ - 6.500 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Izmir via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
2.900 ₺ - 6.500 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 ₺ - 4.500 ₺
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chios
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 ₺ - 3.700 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chios via Mytilini
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1.200 ₺ - 3.700 ₺
Flights from Thessaloniki to Mytilini
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
2.100 ₺ - 6.000 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Izmir via Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Monday
Estimated price
2.100 ₺ - 6.000 ₺
Train operators
Izban
Website
izban.com.tr
Train from Alsancak to Biçerova
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
19 ₺
Schedules at
izban.com.tr
Train from Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport to Ulukent
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19 ₺
Schedules at
izban.com.tr
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to İzmir
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
950 ₺ - 1.400 ₺
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110 ₺ - 150 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Email
kamilkoc@kamilkoc.com.tr
Website
flixbus.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalık to Aliağa
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50 ₺ - 65 ₺
Schedules at
flixbus.com.tr
Ferry operators
Levante Ferries
Phone
+302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
levanteferries.com
Car ferry from Thessaloniki to Izmir
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 3.100 ₺
Website
Levante Ferries
Adult Deck
1.667 ₺
Car
3.086 ₺
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.200 ₺
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
1.150 ₺ - 1.250 ₺
2 Bed Inside Cabin
1.400 ₺ - 1.800 ₺
Economy
850 ₺ - 1.100 ₺
4 Bed Outside Cabin
1.300 ₺ - 1.600 ₺
2 Bed Lux Cabin
1.700 ₺ - 2.200 ₺
Turyol
Phone
+90 212 251 4421
Email
cesme@turyol.com
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Mytilene to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
412 ₺
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Chios to Çesme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
412 ₺
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Other operators
Taxi from İzmir to Foça
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 850 ₺
Yeni Girne Taxi
Phone
+90 2323635474
Website
yenigirnetaksi.net
Izmir Spor Taxi
Phone
+90 232 255 2526
Website
onlinetaksi.com
Alsancak Pier Taksi
Phone
+90 232 4226754
Website
onlinetaksi.com

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