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Bus Athens to Thessaloniki: Trip Overview

Bus Athens to Thessaloniki: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$60
Average Bus Trip Duration6h 50m
Number of daily buses1
Earliest bus departure8:00 AM
Distance305 km

Athens to Thessaloniki Buses

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Athens - Thessaloniki

The average bus ticket price from Athens to Thessaloniki is $60. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Athens to Thessaloniki is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

The average travel time between Athens and Thessaloniki is around 6h 50m, although the fastest bus will take about 6h 50m.This is the time it takes to travel the 301 km that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Athens to Thessaloniki can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 1 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Athens to Thessaloniki by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Buses travelling between Athens and Thessaloniki leave from 34-36 Akominatu str. or Lagoumitzi str. and arrive at Κ.Τ.Ε.Λ, Selanik Makedonya KTEL Otogarı, Monastiriou.

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The cheapest trip from Athens to Thessaloniki was searched and found on Apr 15, 2024 with a price of $58

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Athens to Thessaloniki, as early as possible.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

If you're abroad, study some local language. Not only could it get you out of a pickle during your bus trip from Athens to Thessaloniki but it'll also be endearing to native speakers who will surely appreciate your effort.

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Athens to Thessaloniki, get comfy and count the stars.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Athens to Thessaloniki.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Athens to Thessaloniki while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

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