There are 7 ways to get from Venice to Thessaloniki by plane, train, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry or car

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Fly from Venice Treviso  •  9h 32m

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Thessaloniki (SKG) TSF - SKG

63€ - 202€

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Fly from Venice  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Thessaloniki (SKG) VCE - SKG

59€ - 283€

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  18h 55m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale Re
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Skopje
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Tabanovce
  4. Take the bus from Таvanovce to Thessaloniki

Bus  •  20h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Conegliano to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki

74€ - 107€

Car ferry, bus  •  30h 45m

  1. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki

103€ - 300€

Train, bus and ferry  •  32h 10m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Thessaloniki

142€ - 257€

Drive  •  13h 43m

  1. Drive from Venice to Thessaloniki 1398.6 km

180€ - 280€

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 20h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Thessaloniki is to fly which costs 55€ - 290€ and takes 5h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Venice Piazzale Roma and arriving at Thessaloniki via Treviso, Conegliano and Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 10m.

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The distance between Venice and Thessaloniki is 1012 km. The road distance is 1398.6 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Thessaloniki without a car is to train and bus which takes 18h 55m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 32m to get from Venice to Thessaloniki, including transfers.

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Venice to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Conegliano station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Thessaloniki is to fly which takes 9h 32m and costs 60€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 20h 10m.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Treviso Airport to Thessaloniki Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 10m and has one stopover.

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What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Thessaloniki, Greece?

Ryanair, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Venice to Thessaloniki twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Thessaloniki via Treviso, Conegliano Station, Conegliano, and Skopje in around 20h 10m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Thessaloniki via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
35€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Thessaloniki via Naples
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Thessaloniki via Brindisi, Bologna
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 340€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Thessaloniki via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Flights from Venice to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
75€ - 420€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Thessaloniki via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Venice Treviso to Thessaloniki via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
139€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Venice to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Italo Treno
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Trieste to Skopje
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Conegliano to Skopje
Ave. Duration
12h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Schedules at
ms.mk
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Таvanovce to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
KTEL Thesprotias
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
130€ - 200€
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Website
Superfast ferries
Deck
70€ - 85€
Aircraft-type seats
85€ - 100€
2 bed inside cabin
230€ - 260€
3 bed outside cabin
210€ - 260€

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Venice to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Thessaloniki is 1h ahead of Venice. It is currently 11:18 PM in Venice and 12:18 AM in Thessaloniki.

Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Thessaloniki is 1399 km. It takes approximately 13h 43m to drive from Venice to Thessaloniki.

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easyJet, Jet2.com, Wizz Air and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Treviso Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 1434+ hotels available in Thessaloniki. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Treviso Airport is to shuttle which takes 25 min and costs 25€ - 50€.

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