There are 4 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Pirin National Park by train, car or bus

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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Train, drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Rodopolis Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Drive from Rodopolis to Pirin National Park

$21 - $29

3 alternative options

Bus Arda Tur  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski

$34 - $42

Bus Greek Railways (OSE)  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski Θεσσαλονίκη - Σόφια λεωφορείο

$28 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Pirin National Park 102.3 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Thessaloniki and Pirin National Park is 123 km. The road distance is 163.7 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Pirin National Park without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Thessaloniki to Pirin National Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Pirin National Park is 164 km. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Pirin National Park.

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There are 707+ hotels available in Pirin National Park. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Pirin National Park.
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  • Distance: 77.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Pirin National Park, Bulgaria?

Arda Tur operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Pirin National Park 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Crazy Holidays also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Rodopolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$6 - $8
First Class
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com

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