There are 3 ways to get from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Palaeofarsalos Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα / ...
  2. Take the train from Palaeofarsalos to Trikala Παλαιοφάρσαλος - Καλαμπάκα / ...

$49 - $61

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Trikala

$61 - $68

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala 143.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) and Trikala is 149 km. The road distance is 229.8 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala without a car is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs 40€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs 40€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 21 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala is 230 km. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Trikala. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala.
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  • Distance: 93.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki Airport (SKG), Greece and Trikala, Greece?

You can take a train from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala via Thessaloniki and Palaeofarsalos in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, KTEL Trikala operates a bus from Thessaloniki Airport (SKG) to Trikala 4 times a day. Tickets cost $24 and the journey takes 4 h.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Palaeofarsalos
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$12 - $17
First Class
$15 - $20
Train from Palaeofarsalos to Trikala
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$5 - $6
First Class
$5 - $7
Bus operators
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Trikala
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr

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