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Travelers usually depart from Thessaloniki International Airport Macedonia, Thessaloniki - KTEL, Thessaloniki - Halkidiki, or Thessaloniki Train station when they travel from Thessaloniki to Athens. Book your trip to arrive at Athens International, Athens - Kifissos, Athens - Karolou, Athens Train Station, or Athens-Agioi Anargyroi. The distance between Thessaloniki and Athens is 299 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Olympic Air, Sky Express, Ryanair, Aegean, and Wizz Air. Thessaloniki and Athens have 121 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Athens, consider visiting Acropolis of Athens, and Peloponnese.

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Check-in for a flight from Thessaloniki to Athens

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Olympic AirOALOAYesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Sky ExpressSEHGQYesNo
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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AegeanAEEA3YesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Thessaloniki to Athens?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Thessaloniki and Athens takes around 0.87 hours.
What is the flight distance between Thessaloniki and Athens?
The flight distance between Thessaloniki and Athens is 299 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Thessaloniki and Athens?
Several carriers operate flights between Thessaloniki and Athens. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Sky Express, Olympic Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Thessaloniki?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Thessaloniki and London, Heraklion, Larnaca, Vienna, Santorini, Chania, Barcelona, Mykonos, Stuttgart, Madrid, Brussels, Mytilene, Paris, Edinburgh, Milan, Kos, Budapest, Berlin, Düsseldorf, Munich.
What are the most popular routes to and from Athens?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Athens and London, Larnaca, Manchester, Heraklion, Dublin, Santorini, Chania, Edinburgh, Rhodes, Vienna, Mykonos, Brussels, Toronto, Reykjavik, Alexandroupoli, Chios, Birmingham, Bristol, Corfu, Kos.
What airports are near Thessaloniki?
The main airport in Thessaloniki is Thessaloniki International Airport Macedonia. It is also served by Thessaloniki International Airport Macedonia, Skopje Alexander the Great, Ioannina National, Kavala International, Kastoria National, Kozani National, Nea Anchialos National.
What airports are near Athens?
The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Milos Island National, Kalamata International, Araxos.
What buses and trains depart from Thessaloniki?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Thessaloniki, including KTEL Kavala, Infobus.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Thessaloniki and Athens?
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