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

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

Train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$32 - $41

Cheapest option

Fly, subway  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Athens (ATH) SKG - ATH
  2. Take the subway from Στ.Μοναστηρακι to Στ.Πειραια

$31 - $124

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Pireaus

$40 - $60

Bus via Στ.Υπεραστικων  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens

$47

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Athens

$58 - $78

Drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Piraeus 317 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Piraeus is to train which costs 27€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Piraeus is to fly and subway which takes 3 h 54 min and costs 26€ - 110€.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Piraeus is 306 km. The road distance is 507 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Thessaloniki to Piraeus, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki Monastiriou and arriving at Pireaus. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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

Greek Railways (OSE) operates a train from Thessaloniki to Piraeus every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min. Alternatively, KTEL Thessalonikis operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Piraeus twice daily. Tickets cost $46 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. KTEL Attikis also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
OASA
Website
oasa.gr
Subway from Στ.Μοναστηρακι to Στ.Πειραια
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
oasa.gr
Bus operators
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Pireaus
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
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 Attikis
Phone
210 88 08 000
Email
info@ktelattikis.gr
Website
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Peiraias
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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