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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Thessaloniki to Athens. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

Thessaloniki to Athens by train

Journey duration 4 h 22 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 09:27
Last departure 21:15
Distance 188.9 mi

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Route Summary by train

Connections
9
Carriers
1
Minimum price
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Maximum price
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TrainOSE
Duration: 4 h 28 min
Thessaloniki - Rouf
09:27 - 13:55
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TrainOSE
Duration: 3 h 57 min
Thessaloniki - Athens
09:27 - 13:24
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TrainOSE
Duration: 4 h 9 min
Thessaloniki - Athens
12:15 - 16:24
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TrainOSE
Duration: 4 h 40 min
Thessaloniki - Rouf
12:15 - 16:55
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TrainOSE
Duration: 4 h 40 min
Thessaloniki - Rouf
15:15 - 19:55
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TrainOSE
Duration: 4 h 7 min
Thessaloniki - Athens
15:15 - 19:22
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TrainOSE
Duration: 4 h 9 min
Thessaloniki - Athens
18:15 - 22:24

How long is the journey from Thessaloniki to Athens by train?

The journey between Thessaloniki and Athens by train usually takes 4 h 23 min to cover a distance of 188.9 mi. The shortest journey from Thessaloniki to Athens will take you 3 h 57 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Athens quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Thessaloniki to Athens leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Thessaloniki to Athens, which usually leaves at 09:27. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 21:15. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Thessaloniki to Athens route?

In Thessaloniki, departure stations include Thessaloniki. When you arrive in Athens, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Athens and Rouf. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Thessaloniki to Athens?

If you want to get from Thessaloniki to Athens, you can travel with providers such as TrainOSE. You will find a maximum number of 10 departures per day. On average, there are 10 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 5 direct journeys between Thessaloniki and Athens. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 5 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.