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There are 3 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Sandanski by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Neo Petritsi Θεσσαλονίκη - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
  2. Drive from Neo Petritsi to Sandanski

$13 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Sandanski 84.5 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Sandanski is to train and drive which costs 11€ - 26€ and takes 2h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Sandanski is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1h 32m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Sandanski. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Sandanski is 107 km. The road distance is 135.1 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Sandanski without a car is to bus which takes 2h 30m and costs 45€ - 65€.

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The bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski takes 2h 30m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Thessaloniki to Sandanski bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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Thessaloniki to Sandanski bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, arrive at Sandanski station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Sandanski is 135 km. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Thessaloniki to Sandanski.

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There are 181+ hotels available in Sandanski. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Sandanski.
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  • Distance: 66.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 30m

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Sandanski, Bulgaria?

Crazy Holidays operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Neo Petritsi
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $10
1st Class Ticket
$9 - $12
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$15 - $17
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$19 - $21
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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