There are 4 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Prilep by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Florina Θεσσαλονίκη - Φλώρινα
  2. Take the train from Bitola to Prilep 540 / ...

$19 - $32

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Night train, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Veles Hellas Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Veles to Prilep 541 / ...

$11 - $34

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Veles
  2. Take the bus from Veles to Prilep

$28 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Prilep 129.7 miles

$30 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Thessaloniki to Prilep. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis and arriving at Prilep via Veles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thessaloniki to Prilep. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Prilep via Veles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Prilep is 139 km. The road distance is 207.6 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Prilep without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Thessaloniki to Prilep, including transfers.

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Thessaloniki to Prilep bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, depart from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis station.

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Thessaloniki to Prilep train services, operated by Serbian Railways, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Prilep is to train which takes 4 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 39 min.

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Thessaloniki to Prilep bus services, operated by Transkop patnicki soobrakaj A.D. Bitola, arrive at Prilep station.

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Prilep is 1 h behind Thessaloniki. It is currently 5:26 AM in Thessaloniki and 4:26 AM in Prilep.

Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Prilep.
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  • Distance: 87.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Prilep, Macedonia?

You can take a train from Thessaloniki to Prilep via Florina and Bitola in around 4 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thessaloniki to Prilep via Veles in around 5 h 39 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Florina
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$11 - $15
First Class
$14 - $19
Night train from Thessaloniki to Veles
Ave. Duration
27 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Bitola to Prilep
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $10
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Prilep
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $19
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Veles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $9
1st Class Ticket
$9 - $15
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Veles
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Transkop patnicki soobrakaj A.D. Bitola
Phone
+389 47 231 192
Website
transkop.mk
Bus from Veles to Prilep
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
transkop.mk
Pelagonija Trans
Phone
+389 48 423 310
Email
pelagonijatrans@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Veles to Prilep
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Veles to Prilep
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Avto Atom
Phone
033/273-551
Email
avtoatom@yahoo.com
Website
avtoatom.com.mk
Bus from Veles to Prilep
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtoatom.com.mk
Book at
avtoatom.ukionshops.com

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Thessaloniki to Prilep train services, operated by Macedonian Railways (MZ), arrive at Prilep station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Prilep is 208 km. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Prilep.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Prilep. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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