There are 11 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Italy by plane, bus and ferry, bus, train, night train, car or car ferry

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 Bologna  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Bologna (BLQ) SKG - BLQ

$104 - $288

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Fly to Rome Ciampino  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) SKG - CIA

$32 - $167

9 alternative options

Fly to Rome  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Rome (FCO) SKG - FCO

$63 - $259

Fly to Naples  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Naples (NAP) SKG - NAP

$73 - $384

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) SKG - BGY

$37 - $276

Fly to Genoa  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Genoa (GOA) SKG - GOA

$43 - $226

Bus and ferry, bus  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Ancona
  2. Take the bus from Ancona to Rome Tiburtina

$163 - $242

Bus and ferry, train  •  18 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Bologna
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$185 - $290

Night train, bus and ferry  •  31 h 56 min

  1. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje Hellas Express
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Tetovo to Rome

$77 - $152

Bus, bus and ferry  •  33 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Rome Tiburtina

$133 - $187

Drive, carferry  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the carferry from Igoumenitsa to Ancona
  3. Drive from Ancona to Rome

$154 - $421

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Thessaloniki to Italy. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via Ancona and Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 5 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Italy is 880 km.

The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Italy without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 18 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Thessaloniki to Italy, including transfers.

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Thessaloniki to Italy bus services, operated by Portokalidis Tours, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Thessaloniki to Italy bus services, operated by Prima Linee, arrive at Rome Tiburtina station.

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Italy is 1 h behind Thessaloniki. It is currently 8:19 PM in Thessaloniki and 7:19 PM in Italy.

Ryanair, Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 564+ hotels available in Italy. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Italy.
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  • Distance: 550 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Italy?

Ryanair, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Thessaloniki to Bologna twice daily.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $230
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome Ciampino via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $230
Flights from Thessaloniki to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $180
Flights from Thessaloniki to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Thessaloniki to Milan Bergamo via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Thessaloniki to Milan Bergamo via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Thessaloniki to Genoa via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bologna via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Mytilini, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Thessaloniki to Naples via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Thessaloniki to Genoa via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Thessaloniki to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Genoa via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
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
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Ancona
Ave. Duration
12 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Bologna
Ave. Duration
15 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Ancona to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus and ferry from Tetovo to Rome
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Fier
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Ancona
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$60 - $75
Airplane economy seats
$70 - $85
2-berth outside
$160 - $190
3-berth outside shower
$140 - $170
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Ancona
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$75 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$90 - $110
2 bed inside cabin
$230 - $280
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $280
Grimaldi Lines

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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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