There are 14 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Europe by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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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Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Frankfurt (FRA) SKG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bad Hersfeld

$197 - $432

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Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) SKG - SXF
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Eisenach

$168 - $391

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Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Nuremberg (NUE) SKG - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Eisenach

$278 - $442

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) SKG - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bebra

$203 - $440

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Stuttgart (STR) SKG - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Eisenach

$224 - $513

Fly to Hannover, train  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Hannover (HAJ) SKG - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Bebra

$221 - $423

Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) SKG - CGN
  2. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bad Hersfeld

$209 - $459

Fly to Munich, train  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Munich (MUC) SKG - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Fulda
  3. Take the train from Fulda to Bad Hersfeld

$246 - $504

Bus, train via Dresden Hbf  •  23 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Prague
  2. Take the train from Praha-Holesovice to Dresden Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Eisenach Ice

$232 - $329

Bus, train  •  25 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Prague
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Erfurt 082
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Eisenach Ice / ...

$190 - $264

Bus  •  33 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Eisenach

$176 - $236

Night train, train  •  36 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade 334
  3. Take the train from Beograd to Wien Hbf D
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  6. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Eisenach Ice / ...

$341 - $566

Bus Crazy Holidays, train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bad Hersfeld Ice / ...

$172 - $222

Drive  •  18 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Europe 1225.1 miles

$290 - $430

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Europe is 1522 km. The road distance is 1960.1 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Europe without a car is to bus and train which takes 23 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to get from Thessaloniki to Europe, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Europe is 1 h behind Thessaloniki. It is currently 5:33 AM in Thessaloniki and 4:33 AM in Europe.

Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Europe is 1960 km. It takes approximately 18 h 51 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Europe.

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Condor Flugdienst, Eurowings, Aegean Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 188+ hotels available in Europe. Prices start at $55 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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  • Distance: 951.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 16 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Europe?

You can take a bus from Thessaloniki to Europe via Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof, Sofia, and Eisenach in around 33 h 47 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Thessaloniki to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Thessaloniki to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Thessaloniki to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Thessaloniki to Hannover
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Thessaloniki to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Thessaloniki to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Flights from Thessaloniki to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Flights from Thessaloniki to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Hannover
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Hannover via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Frankfurt via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Frankfurt via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Thessaloniki to Nuremberg via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Thessaloniki to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Thessaloniki to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Thessaloniki to Hannover via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Thessaloniki to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bad Hersfeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Eisenach
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bebra
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Eisenach
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Bebra
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Eisenach
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Fulda
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Fulda to Bad Hersfeld
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Eisenach
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bad Hersfeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $19
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $100
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Erfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Thessaloniki station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to Eisenach
Ave. Duration
26 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
46 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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