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There are 11 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Linz by plane, train, 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.

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Fly Thessaloniki to Vienna, train  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Vienna (VIE) SKG - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf

$131 - $307

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Bus  •  23h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki station to Sofia Thessaloniki - Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Linz

$52 - $126

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Fly Thessaloniki to Linz  •  9h 15m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Linz (LNZ) SKG - LNZ

$97 - $491

Fly Thessaloniki to Munich, train  •  9h 24m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Munich (MUC) SKG - MUC
  2. Take the train from Freising to Plattling
  3. Take the train from Plattling to Linz Hbf

$123 - $352

Fly Thessaloniki to Prague, train  •  10h 40m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Prague (PRG) SKG - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf

$123 - $415

Fly Thessaloniki to Bratislava, bus, train  •  8h 28m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Bratislava (BTS) SKG - BTS
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
  3. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf

$80 - $325

Train to Skopje, fly to Vienna, train  •  12h 9m

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  2. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Vienna (VIE) SKP - VIE
  3. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf

$126 - $319

Bus, train  •  16h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Vienna Airport 901
  3. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf Rj

$94 - $140

Train, bus  •  18h 42m

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje 334
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Linz

$97 - $224

Train  •  29h 49m

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje 334
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade
  3. Take the train from Novi Beograd to Wien Hbf D
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Linz Hbf Rj / ...

$145 - $340

Drive  •  14h 5m

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Linz 893.4 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Linz is to bus which costs 45€ - 110€ and takes 23h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Linz is to fly and train which costs 110€ - 270€ and takes 6h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thessaloniki station to Linz. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki station and arriving at Linz via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thessaloniki to Linz. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Linz Hbf via Skopje, Beograd centar, Novi Beograd and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 49m.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Linz is 1092 km. The road distance is 1429.4 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Linz without a car is to bus and train which takes 16h 24m and costs 80€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 6h 48m to get from Thessaloniki to Linz, including transfers.

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Thessaloniki to Linz bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Thessaloniki to Linz train services, operated by Macedonian Railways (MZ), depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Linz is to fly which takes 9h 15m and costs 80€ - 430€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 110€ and takes 23h 45m, you could also train, which costs 120€ - 300€ and takes 29h 49m.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Linz.
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  • Distance: 682.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 48m

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Linz, Austria?

Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Thessaloniki to Linz every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thessaloniki to Linz via Sofia in around 23h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Thessaloniki to Linz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Thessaloniki to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Skopje to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Linz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Thessaloniki to Linz via Rhodes
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Thessaloniki to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Skopje to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Skopje to Vienna via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Vienna via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $470
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$29 - $160
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Thessaloniki to Munich via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Skopje to Vienna via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freising to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Plattling to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $55
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $100
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Linz, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
regiojet.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Simeonidis Tours
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Skopje to Linz
Ave. Duration
13h 4m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Thessaloniki station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Linz
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Website
Arda Tur
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Linz
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Thessaloniki to Linz bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Linz station.

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Linz is 1h behind Thessaloniki. It is currently 8:32 AM in Thessaloniki and 7:32 AM in Linz.

Thessaloniki to Linz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Linz is 1429 km. It takes approximately 14h 5m to drive from Thessaloniki to Linz.

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Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 168+ hotels available in Linz. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Thessaloniki Airport is to shuttle which takes 42m and costs 2€.

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