There are 5 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli

$15 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus KTEL Rodopis  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini
  2. Take the bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli

$37 - $41

Train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli Port Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$24 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli 188.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) SKG - AXD

$80 - $379

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Alexandroupoli. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Alexandroupoli Port. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Alexandroupoli is 249 km. The road distance is 301.5 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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The bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli bus services, operated by KTEL Evrou, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 35 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli bus services, operated by KTEL Evrou, arrive at Alexandroupoli station.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli.
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  • Distance: 155.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Alexandroupoli, Greece?

KTEL Evrou operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Chios, Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Samos, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Rhodes, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
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Second Class
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL
Website
ktelbus.com
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr

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Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), arrive at Alexandroupoli Port station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli is 301 km. It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli.

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Sky Express , Ryanair and Olympic Air offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Alexandroupoli. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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

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