There are 5 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Komotini by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus KTEL Rodopis  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini

$33

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Κομοτηνή Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$21 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus KTEL Xanthis  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Xánthi
  2. Take the bus from Xánthi to Komotini

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Komotini 154.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) SKG - AXD
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini

$85 - $387

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Komotini is to train which costs 18€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Komotini is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Komotini is 215 km. The road distance is 247.5 km.

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The bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini takes 5 h including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Komotini. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Θεσσαλονίκη and arriving at Κομοτηνή. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 58 min.

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

KTEL Rodopis operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini every 4 hours. Tickets cost $33 and the journey takes 5 h. Kamil Koc also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Thessaloniki to Komotini twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $28 and the journey takes 5 h 58 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Rhodes, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Samos, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Κομοτηνή
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Xanthi to Komotini
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL Xanthis
Phone
25410 27200
Email
info@ktelxanthis.gr
Website
ktelxanthis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Xánthi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
ktelxanthis.gr
Bus from Xánthi to Komotini
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
ktelxanthis.gr
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr

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