Public buses are located right outside the arrival hall of Thessaloniki Airport.
Bus 78 and 78N (during night time) connect Thessaloniki Airport to Thessaloniki city center (Plateia Aristotelous) and stop at Intercity Bus Terminal.
You can get your ticket either from the machine inside the bus or from the ticket booth that is located next to bus stop and it costs €2.
The service operates from 5:30 AM to 10:00 PM, departing every 30 - 45 minutes. The bus journey to city center takes around 40 minutes.
If you don't have much luggage, those buses offer very convenient services as they have stops right in the heart of the center such as Plateia Aristotelous.
• If you want to get right to the center of Thessaloniki, you should get off at Plateia Aristotelous Station (12th stop on the route).
• You can check Bus 78's seasonal timetables and route details for detailed information.
There are no metros or trains connecting Thessaloniki Macedonia (SKG) Airport to Thessaloniki city center.
Thessaloniki Macedonia Airport is located 15 minutes away from the city center.
The taxi ranks are located outside the arrivals hall. A typical taxi trip from Thessaloniki Macedonia Airport to Thessaloniki city center takes around 30 minutes and it costs around €15-20.
If you don't want to deal with the hassle of taxi companies/drivers or long bus queues, you can prebook a ride via Kiwitaxi, an online booking platform that offers reliable and cheap airport transfers worldwide. The English-speaking driver will wait for you at the airport even if your flight is delayed, holding a sign with your name on it.
• Keep in mind that during night time (0:00 AM to 5:00 AM) the fare increases by 30%.
• All the taxis are obliged to run meter, be sure that the driver uses the meter and resets it as soon as your trip starts.
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