There are 8 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Makry Gialos by plane, train, car ferry, ferry, taxi, bus or bus and 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 Sitia  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Sitia (JSH) SKG - JSH

$187 - $2,162

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  22 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens
  2. Take the ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
  3. Take the bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra

$91 - $316

6 alternative options

Fly to Irakleion  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Irakleion (HER) SKG - HER

$180 - $442

Fly to Chania  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Chania (CHQ) SKG - CHQ

$372 - $742

Train, Catamaran, ferry, taxi  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
  4. Take a taxi from Heraklion to Makry Gialos

$252 - $341

Train, car ferry, bus  •  21 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
  2. Take the car ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
  3. Take the bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra

$94 - $188

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Lamia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
  3. Take the bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra

$100 - $118

Ferry, bus  •  31 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion Aqua Blue
  2. Take the bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra

$99 - $135

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Makry Gialos is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 22 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Makry Gialos is to fly which costs 150€ - 390€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Makry Gialos is 678 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Thessaloniki to Makry Gialos, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thessaloniki to Makry Gialos. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Makrigialos via Lamia, Heraklion and Ierapetra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Makry Gialos, Crete, Greece?

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Thessaloniki to Makry Gialos twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sitia via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sitia via Athens, Irakleion
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Thessaloniki to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
KTEL Heraklio - Lasithi S.A.
Phone
2810 24 50 20
Email
info@ktelherlas.gr
Website
ktelherlas.gr
Bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
ktelherlas.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Lamia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31 - $35
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $110
Ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
25 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $140
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$53 - $54
Airplane economy seats
$66 - $67
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $110
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$92
Aircraft-type seats
$102
2 bed inside cabin
$245
3 bed outside cabin
$200 - $240
Other operators
Taxi from Heraklion to Makry Gialos
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Heraklion Taxi
Phone
+30 281 400 3084
Website
herakliontaxi.com
Crete Taxi Services
Phone
+30 697 002 1970
Website
crete-taxi.gr

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