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There are 6 ways to get from Thessaloníki to Vienna by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Vienna (VIE) SKG - VIE

€44 - €184

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Bus  •  14h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava Simeonidis
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet / ...

€56 - €86

Train, bus  •  15h 3m

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje D1334
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Wien

€59 - €122

Bus via Bratislava  •  22h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet / ...

€80 - €86

Train  •  30h 45m

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade
  3. Take the train from Beograd Centar to Zagreb Glavni Kol. 410 / ...
  4. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Wien Hbf Ec

€75 - €191

Drive  •  11h 45m

  1. Drive from Thessaloníki to Vienna 1232.7 km

€150 - €220

Thessaloníki to Vienna by bus

The bus journey time between Thessaloníki and Vienna is around 22h 25m and covers a distance of around 1275 km. The fastest bus normally takes 22h 25m. Operated by Simeonidis Tours, Korona Travel, RegioJet and others, the Thessaloníki to Vienna bus service departs from Thessaloniki and arrives in Vienna, Hbf. Typically only one bus runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
22h 25m
Fastest bus time:
22h 25m
Buses per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€73
Carbon emissions:
159 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
14:30
Last bus departs at:
14:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Thessaloníki to Vienna bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Greece → Austria
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International entry into Austria from Greece

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Austria, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, South Africa and United Kingdom are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Austria from Greece

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Greece
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, South Africa and United Kingdom
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria from Greece.

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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 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vienna is 800 555 621.

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

The social distance requirement in Vienna is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

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

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloníki to Vienna is to fly which costs €40 - €190 and takes 5h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloníki to Vienna is to fly which costs €40 - €190 and takes 5h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thessaloníki to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Vienna, Hbf via Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thessaloníki to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Wien Hbf via Skopje, Beograd Centar and Zagreb Glavni Kol.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 45m.

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The distance between Thessaloníki and Vienna is 989 km. The road distance is 1232.7 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloníki to Vienna without a car is to bus which takes 14h 4m and costs €55 - €90.

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Thessaloníki to Vienna, including transfers.

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Thessaloníki to Vienna bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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Thessaloníki to Vienna train services, operated by Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloníki to Vienna is to fly which takes 5h 8m and costs €40 - €190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €55 - €90 and takes 14h 4m, you could also train, which costs €75 - €200 and takes 30h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloníki to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 988.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 8m

What companies run services between Thessaloníki, Greece and Vienna, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Ryanair and four other airlines fly from Thessaloníki to Vienna twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thessaloníki to Vienna via Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy in around 14h 4m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €110
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €180
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €210
Train operators
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Email
mztransportad@mztransportad.com.mk
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €50
Website
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €90
Website
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
12h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €80
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€70
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
RegioJet
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop to Vienna Main train station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Slovak Lines
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Slovak Lines
Slovak Lines Express a.s.
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop to Vienna Main train station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Main train station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava central bus station to Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava,,Most SNP to Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Wien
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €75
Schedules at
ms.mk

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Thessaloníki to Vienna bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Vienna, Hbf station.

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Vienna is 1h behind Thessaloníki. It is currently 5:05 PM in Thessaloníki and 4:05 PM in Vienna.

Thessaloníki to Vienna train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloníki to Vienna is 1233 km. It takes approximately 11h 45m to drive from Thessaloníki to Vienna.

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Austrian Airlines, Ryanair, Wizz Air and three other airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 697+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at €75 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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