There are 5 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Kalamata by plane, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Kalamata  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Kalamata (KLX) SKG - KLX

$108 - $380

Cheapest option

Bus KTEL Messinias  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Kalamata

$80 - $95

3 alternative options

Fly to Athens, bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Athens (ATH) SKG - ATH
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Kalamata

$90 - $194

Bus KTEL Arkadias  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Tripoli
  2. Take the bus from Tripoli to Kalamata

Drive  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Kalamata 427.6 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Kalamata, Greece?

Olympic Air flies from Thessaloniki to Kalamata 4 times a week. Alternatively, KTEL Messinias operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Kalamata 3 times a week. Tickets cost $80 - $95 and the journey takes 5 h 7 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Bus operators
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Athens to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
KTEL Arkadias
Phone
2710 230 140
Email
ktelark@otenet.gr
Website
ktelarkadias.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
ktelarkadias.gr
Bus from Tripoli to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelarkadias.gr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Thessaloniki to Kalamata?

The distance between Thessaloniki and Kalamata is 407 km. The road distance is 684 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Kalamata is to bus which costs 65€ - 80€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Kalamata is to fly which takes 2 h 21 min and costs 85€ - 320€.

Is there a direct bus between Thessaloniki and Kalamata?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Kalamata. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Thessaloniki to Kalamata, including transfers.