There are 6 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda Express

$20 - $29

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Bus, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli
  2. Take the train from Alexandroupoli Port to Orestiada Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Δίκαια

$24 - $33

Train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli Port Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the train from Alexandroupoli Port to Orestiada Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Δίκαια

$32 - $43

Train, bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli Port Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Orestiáda

$31 - $43

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda 254.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly, train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) SKG - AXD
  2. Take the train from Alexandroupoli Port to Orestiada

$88 - $389

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Orestiáda. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Orestiada via Alexandroupoli Port. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 29 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Orestiáda is 316 km. The road distance is 407.4 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda takes 6 h 15 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Thessaloniki to Orestiáda bus services, operated by KTEL Evrou, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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Thessaloniki to Orestiáda train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 29 min.

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There is no direct flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Thessaloniki to Orestiáda bus services, operated by KTEL Evrou, arrive at Orestiáda station.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda.
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  • Distance: 197.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

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

KTEL Evrou operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $29 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda via Alexandroupoli Port in around 9 h 29 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Chios, Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Samos, Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Rhodes, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupolis via Santorini, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Alexandroupoli Port to Orestiada
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$8 - $11
First Class
$10 - $13
Train from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Orestiáda
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr

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Thessaloniki to Orestiáda train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), arrive at Orestiada station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Orestiáda is 407 km. It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Orestiáda.

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Ellinair and Olympic Air offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Orestiáda. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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

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