Arrival air

Thessaloniki International Airport ΄Makedonia΄(SKG) is located 20km Southeast of the city centre and served by many major airlnes.

Thessaloniki is less than one hour from Athens International Airport ΄Eleftherios Venizelos΄. There are about 20 daily flights between Athens and Thessaloniki.  Airlines with frequent everyday flights to Thessaloniki are Aegean Airlines, Olympic Airlines, Cyprus Airlines.

For further information about the air travel:
Thessaloniki’s International Airport ΄Macedonia΄(SKG)
Call centre: +30 2310 408 411 , +30 2310 473 122
Web site:

Other near by domestic airports:

127 km: Kozani National Airport Filippos - Kozani, Greece (KZI / LGKZ)
161 km: Larisa - Larissa, Greece (LRA)
183 km: Kavala International Airport "Alexander the Great" - Kavalla, Greece (KVA / LGKV)
183 km: Kastoria National Airport - Kastoria, Greece (KSO / LGKA)
200 km: Skiathos Island National Airport - Skiathos, Greece (JSI / LGSK)
217 km: Nea Anchialos National Airport - Volos, Greece (VOL / LGBL)
270 km: Ioannina National Airport - Ioannina, Greece (IOA / LGIO)
330 km: Lemnos International Airport - Lemnos, Greece (LXS / LGLM)

 (Source: train

Thessaloniki’s train station ( provides connections to/from Athens and other destinations in Greece.

Thessaloniki's connections with European Railways: car

Thessaloniki can be reached by car through the borders in Evzonoi which about 73.0km from the city centre, a distance that can be covered in about an hour.

  • Continue to Ethniki Odos, EO PAThE/A1/E-75/A1.
  • Follow EO PAThE/A1/E-75 to EO Edessas-Thessalonikis/EO Giannitson Thessalonikis in Agios Athanasios. Take the exit toward Thessaloniki/Halkidiki/Kavala from EO PAThE/A1/E-75/A1.
  • Follow the EO2 towards the city centre of Thessaloniki.

 For further information, please visit this link :


If you’re coming to visit us from the south (Athens) you will probably have to use these directions:

  • Get on E-75 from Leoforos Athinon
  •  Continue onto A1/A1

 For further information, please visit this link :


...getting around

You can use public transpotation (Buses) to move around the city .  Link

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