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.
This is the last train of the day.
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3 h 58 m
4 h 8 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||188 miles (303 km)|
|Average train ticket price||£9 (€10)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
Trains from Athens to Thessaloniki cover the 188 miles (303 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 8 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £9, but the average price of train tickets is £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Athens and arrive in Thessaloniki.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Athens to Thessaloniki.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Athens and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Thessaloniki and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city centre in Thessaloniki.
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