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

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

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Volos to Thessaloniki

$24

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Volos to Larissa
  2. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki Ic 58 / ...

$15 - $20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Volos to Thessaloniki 128.9 miles

$30 - $45

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

KTEL Magnesias operates a bus from Volos to Thessaloniki every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Volos to Thessaloniki via Larissa in around 3 h 1 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Volos to Larissa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$5 - $6
First Class
$5 - $7
Train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$10 - $14
First Class
$12 - $16
Bus operators
KTEL Magnesias
Phone
0030-24210-25248
Email
ktelvol@otenet.gr
Website
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Volos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
ktelvolou.gr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Volos and Thessaloniki is 143 km. The road distance is 206 km.

The cheapest way to get from Volos to Thessaloniki is to train which costs 13€ - 17€ and takes 3 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Volos to Thessaloniki is to drive which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 26€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct train from Volos to Thessaloniki. However, there are services departing from Volos and arriving at Thessaloniki via Larissa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Volos and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

The bus from Volos to Thessaloniki takes 3 h including transfers and departs every four hours.