There are 8 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Silistra by bus, bus and ferry, train, car or plane

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Bus ETAP Group  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Silistra

$26 - $38

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Bus Avtogari  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Silistra

$40 - $49

Bus, train  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Blagoevgrad
  2. Take the train from Blagoevgrad to Sofia
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Ruse 462
  4. Take the bus from Ruse to Silistra

$72 - $99

Drive  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Silistra 455.1 miles

$100 - $160

Fly Thessaloniki to Varna, bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Varna (VAR) SKG - VAR
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Silistra

$139 - $504

Fly Thessaloniki to Bucharest Otopeni, train  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) SKG - OTP
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ciulnita
  3. Take the train from Ciulnita to Km. 25+700

$76 - $179

Bus to Sofia, fly to Varna, bus  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Varna (VAR) SOF - VAR
  3. Take the bus from Varna to Silistra

$39 - $141

Fly Thessaloniki to Istanbul Ataturk, bus  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) SKG - IST
  2. Take the bus from Otogar to Silistra

$89 - $231

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No, there is no direct bus from Thessaloniki to Silistra. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki Monastiriou and arriving at Silistra via Sofia - Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Silistra is 525 km. The road distance is 728.1 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Silistra without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 h 30 min to get from Thessaloniki to Silistra, including transfers.

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Thessaloniki to Silistra bus services, operated by Arda Tur, depart from Thessaloniki Monastiriou station.

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There is no direct flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Thessaloniki to Silistra bus services, operated by ETAP Group, arrive at Silistra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Silistra is 728 km. It takes approximately 9 h 3 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Silistra.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Silistra. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Silistra.
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  • Distance: 328.2 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 30 min

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

You can take a bus from Thessaloniki to Silistra via Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof and Sofia - Central Bus Station in around 13 h 30 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bucharest Otopeni via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Thessaloniki to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk, Constanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bucharest Otopeni via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Blagoevgrad to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Website
bdz.bg
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ciulnita
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Ciulnita to Km. 25+700
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Thessaloniki station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Silistra
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tickets.etapgroup.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Silistra
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Silistra
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Silistra
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Xari3
Website
xari3.com
Bus from Varna to Silistra
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
xari3.com
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Otogar to Silistra
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Bariam to Silistra
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr

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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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