There are 12 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Italy by plane, bus and ferry, train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Bologna  •  2 h 44 min

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

$135 - $325

Cheapest option

Fly to Rome Ciampino  •  2 h 56 min

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

$65 - $206

10 alternative options

Fly to Bari  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Bari (BRI) SKG - BRI

$105 - $356

Fly to Rome  •  3 h 1 min

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

$97 - $299

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  3 h 55 min

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

$69 - $314

Fly to Naples  •  2 h 53 min

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

$104 - $421

Bus and ferry, train via Piazza Ugo Bassi  •  17 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Ancona
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Roma Termini Ic / ...

$179 - $256

Bus and ferry, bus  •  18 h 1 min

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

$177 - $254

Bus and ferry, train  •  18 h 31 min

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

$203 - $312

Bus, bus and ferry  •  28 h 32 min

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

$142 - $203

Night train, bus and ferry  •  31 h 58 min

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

$82 - $164

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 26 min

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

$159 - $251

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Italy?

Ryanair, Austrian Airlines and two 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
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $230
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bari via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bari via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bari via Bratislava, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
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
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Thessaloniki to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $180
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bari via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bari via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Naples via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bari via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bari via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
$8 - $21
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$8 - $12
1st Class Ticket
$13 - $21
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
$140 - $210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Bologna
Ave. Duration
15 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$160 - $240
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
$35 - $50
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
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 - $85
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
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus and ferry from Tetovo to Rome
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Thessaloniki to Italy?

The distance between Thessaloniki and Italy is 880 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Italy?

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Italy is to fly which costs 50€ - 170€ and takes 2 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Thessaloniki to Italy?

The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Italy is to fly which takes 2 h 44 min and costs 100€ - 270€.

Is there a direct bus between Thessaloniki and Italy?

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 1 min.

How long does it take to get from Thessaloniki to Italy?

It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Thessaloniki to Italy, including transfers.