There are 9 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Edirne by bus, train, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli
  2. Take the train from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Καστανέαι Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Δίκαια

$26 - $37

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Bus, night train  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Plovdiv
  2. Take the night train from Plovdiv to Edirne Bosphor Express

$24 - $32

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Bus KTEL Evrou  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli
  2. Take the bus from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Καστανέαι Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Δίκαια λεωφορείο

Train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the train from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Καστανέαι Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Δίκαια

$34 - $46

Bus Arda Tur  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Haskovo Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Kapikule

$28 - $30

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Edirne 272 miles

$65 - $95

Fly to Alexandroupolis, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) SKG - AXD
  2. Take the train from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Καστανέαι

$90 - $393

Fly to Istanbul, train  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Istanbul (IST) SKG - IST
  2. Take the train from Halkalı Station to Edirne Şehir

$86 - $224

Fly to Kutahya, train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Kutahya (KZR) SKG - KZR
  2. Take the train from Çorlu to Edirne Şehir

$111 - $614

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Edirne is to bus and night train which costs 21€ - 29€ and takes 11 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Edirne is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Edirne is 324 km. The road distance is 435.2 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Edirne without a car is to bus and night train which takes 11 h 54 min and costs 21€ - 29€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Thessaloniki to Edirne, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Edirne is to bus which takes 7 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 54 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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Edirne is 1 h ahead of Thessaloniki. It is currently 11:30 AM in Thessaloniki and 11:30 AM in Edirne.

Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Edirne is 435 km. It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Edirne.

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

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Edirne.
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  • Distance: 202.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Edirne, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Thessaloniki to Edirne via Alexandroupoli, Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι, and Καστανέαι in around 7 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Thessaloniki to Edirne via Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι and Καστανέαι in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.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 Samos, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday 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
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
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 Samos, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday 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
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Thessaloniki to Kutahya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Καστανέαι
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
trainose.gr
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Raileurope.com
Second Class
$9 - $12
First Class
$11 - $15
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$23 - $35
First Class
$30 - $40
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Halkalı Station to Edirne Şehir
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Çorlu to Edirne Şehir
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
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
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Καστανέαι
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33 - $36
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Haskovo Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Haskovo to Kapikule
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr

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The nearest airport to Edirne is Alexandroupolis (AXD) Airport which is 104.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Burgas (BOJ) (126.8 km) and Kavala (KVA) (182 km).

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There are 41+ hotels available in Edirne. Prices start at $26 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 2€.

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