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There are 3 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Kavala by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala Express

$14 - $21

2 alternative options

Train  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Nikiforos Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$73 - $110

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Kavala 95.4 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Kavala is to bus which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 3h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Kavala is to drive which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 1h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Kavala. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Kavala is 129 km. The road distance is 152.7 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Kavala without a car is to bus which takes 3h 30m and costs 12€ - 19€.

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The bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala takes 3h 30m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Thessaloniki to Kavala bus services, operated by KTEL Kavalas, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Kavala is to bus which takes 3h 30m and costs 12€ - 19€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 3h 46m.

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Thessaloniki to Kavala bus services, operated by KTEL Kavalas, arrive at Kavala station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Kavala is 153 km. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Thessaloniki to Kavala.

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  • Distance: 80.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 30m

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

KTEL Kavalas operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Alternatively, Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Thessaloniki to Kavala twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $35 and the journey takes 3h 3m.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Nikiforos
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
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2nd Class Ticket
$13 - $17
1st Class Ticket
$18 - $23
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$25 - $30
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$32 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Kavalas
Phone
(+30) 2510.222294
Email
info@ktelkavalas.gr
Website
ktelkavalas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ktelkavalas.gr

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There are 632+ hotels available in Kavala. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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