There are 7 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Tripoli by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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, taxi  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
  2. Take the train from Αθήνα to Κιάτο
  3. Take a taxi from Κιάτο to Tripoli

$125 - $156

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Λειανοκλάδι Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Tripoli

$50 - $59

5 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Tripoli

Bus KTEL Thessalonikis  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Athens
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Tripoli

Drive  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Tripoli 377.3 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Athens, bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Athens (ATH) SKG - ATH
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Tripoli

Fly to Kalamata, bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Kalamata (KLX) SKG - KLX
  2. Take the bus from Kalamata to Tripolis

$87 - $355

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Tripoli is to train and bus which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Tripoli is to fly and bus which costs 75€ - 310€ and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Tripoli is 352 km. The road distance is 603.7 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to get from Thessaloniki to Tripoli, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Tripoli. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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

KTEL Arkadias operates a bus from Thessaloniki to Tripoli 6 times a week, and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Thessaloniki to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
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 Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Train from Αθήνα to Κιάτο
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Λειανοκλάδι
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$16 - $22
First Class
$21 - $28
Bus operators
KTEL Arkadias
Phone
2710 230 140
Email
ktelark@otenet.gr
Website
ktelarkadias.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
ktelarkadias.gr
Bus from Athens to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ktelarkadias.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$33 - $37
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
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 Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Kalamata to Tripolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Other operators
Taxi from Κιάτο to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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