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

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Bus  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli Thessaloniki - Istanbul

$15 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus KTEL Rodopis  •  4h 33m

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

$37 - $41

Train  •  6h 35m

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

$22 - $60

Drive  •  3h 4m

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli 188.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  4h 55m

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

$80 - $379

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The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli is to bus which costs 13€ - 35€ and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3h 4m.

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

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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 6h 35m.

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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 3h 45m and costs 13€ - 35€.

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The bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli takes 3h 45m including transfers and departs once daily.

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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 3h 45m and costs 13€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 19€ - 50€ and takes 6h 35m, you could also fly, which costs 70€ - 330€ and takes 4h 55m.

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

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 3h 45m. Simeonidis Tours also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $60 and the journey takes 6h 35m.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Santorini, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Chios, Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Website
trainose.gr
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2nd Class Ticket
$22 - $28
1st Class Ticket
$30 - $40
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$40 - $50
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$53 - $58
Bus operators
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Simeonidis Tours Office to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL
Website
ktelbus.com
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL Serron
Phone
23210-22822
Email
ktelserres@gmail.com
Website
ktelserron.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelserron.gr

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There is no direct flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m 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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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 3h 4m to drive from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli.

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

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There are 83+ hotels available in Alexandroupoli. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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

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