Athens to Thessaloniki train

Cheap train tickets from Athens to Thessaloniki

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Cheapest

10

Average

10

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Greek Railways (OSE)
07:22AMAthens3h58 11:20AMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way
Greek Railways (OSE)
09:22AMAthens4h13 01:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way
Greek Railways (OSE)
11:22AMAthens4h13 03:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way
Greek Railways (OSE)
01:22PMAthens4h13 05:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way
Greek Railways (OSE)
03:22PMAthens4h13 07:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way

Train schedule from Athens to Thessaloniki

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, October 5
Greek Railways (OSE)
07:22AMAthens3h58 11:20AMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Greek Railways (OSE)
09:22AMAthens4h13 01:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Greek Railways (OSE)
11:22AMAthens4h13 03:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Greek Railways (OSE)
01:22PMAthens4h13 05:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Greek Railways (OSE)
03:22PMAthens4h13 07:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Greek Railways (OSE)
05:22PMAthens3h59 09:21PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Greek Railways (OSE)
07:22PMAthens4h13 11:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Athens to Thessaloniki

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Fastest Journey

3 h 58 m

Average

4 h 8 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

303 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Athens for Thessaloniki every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Greek Railways (OSE)
07:22AMAthens3h58 11:20AMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way
Greek Railways (OSE)
05:22PMAthens3h59 09:21PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way
Greek Railways (OSE)
09:22AMAthens4h13 01:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way
Greek Railways (OSE)
11:22AMAthens4h13 03:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way
Greek Railways (OSE)
01:22PMAthens4h13 05:35PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
101One-way

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Overview: Train from Athens to Thessaloniki

distanceDistance188 miles (303 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$11 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day

Trains from Athens to Thessaloniki cover the 188 miles (303 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 8 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $11 (€10), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Athens and arrive in Thessaloniki.

Travel Tips: Trains from Athens to Thessaloniki

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Thessaloniki easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Athens to Thessaloniki.
FAQs
Train tickets from Athens to Thessaloniki for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $11 (€10)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Athens to Thessaloniki train to cost on average $11 (€10)  one way.
The train distance from Athens to Thessaloniki is around 188 miles (303 km).
While the time it takes to travel 188 miles (303 km) between Athens and Thessaloniki can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Athens to Thessaloniki train journey time is on average 4 h 8 min.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Athens   and arriving in Thessaloniki.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Athens and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Thessaloniki most often arrive at Thessaloniki and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from this train station to the city center.

The average number of trains departing Athens for Thessaloniki is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Athens to Thessaloniki at 7: 22 AM. The last train from Athens to Thessaloniki that you can take departs at 7: 22 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Athens to Thessaloniki schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase a train ticket from Athens to Thessaloniki within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $11 (€10) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Thessaloniki from Athens are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Athens
Thessaloniki
The major railway station for departures from Athens is Athens. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Athens for your journey to Thessaloniki from Athens.

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