How to get to Halkidiki
By airplane: The International Airport "MACEDONIA" of Thessaloniki (IATA code: SKG) which is the airport that serves Halkidiki connects the region with approximately 41 countries and 81 destinations with direct flights, as well as 35 cities and islands in Greece (direct flights and transit).
For more information, visit the website of the Airport: www.skg-airport.gr
Taxis and busses take you from the airport to the Coach Station of Halkidiki (KTEL) in Thessaloniki. There you can take the coach to reach the destination of your choice.
Single fare is 2€. Tickets can be purchased by vending machines on board the service. On-board vending machines accept exact change only. Students and Senior citizens (65 years of age or older) are eligible for 50% reduction; children aged 6 and younger travel free of charge.
For more information, visit the website of OASTH
By coach: All the villages and the beaches of Halkidiki are connected by coaches to Thessaloniki. There are buses that run daily and several times per day, throughout the year.
Information - Coach Station of Halkidiki (KTEL):
Thessaloniki Station +30 2310 316565, 316555
Polygyros Station +30 23710 22309
Nea Moudania Station +30 23730 21228
Arnea Station +30 23720 22278
Kassandria Station +30 23740 22214
For more information, visit the website of the Coach Station of Halkidiki (KTEL): www.ktel-chalkidikis.gr
How to get from the airport to the Coach Station of Halkidiki (KTEL)?
Take bus No. 79A from the airport bus station to reach KTEL Halkidiki station.
By car: The Egnatia Motorway (Egnatia Odos), which crosses Greece from its westernmost edge -Italy (Igoumenitsa)- to its easternmost borders with Turkey (Kipi, Evros), is a modern motorway of international standards, equipped with devices and safety systems that aim at protecting and helping the motorists. Egnatia Odos meets the Ring Road of Thessaloniki which leads to the National Road towards Halkidiki.
-From Italy: Igoumenitsa --> Egnatia Odos Motorway towards Thessaloniki.
-From Turkey: Kipi --> Egnatia Odos Motorway towards Thessaloniki
-From Albania: Kakavia --> Greek National Road towards Ioannina Â® Egnatia Odos towards Thessaloniki
-From F.Y.R.O.M.: Evzoni --> Greek National Road towards Thessaloniki until reaching the Egnatia Odos Motorway
-From Bulgaria: Promachonas --> Greek National Road towards Thessaloniki until reaching the Egnatia Odos Motorway
Connection from Egnatia Odos Motorway to the Halkidiki Road Network:
Exit K1 Thessaloniki
Exit K4 Thessaloniki
By train: There is no train network in Halkidiki. Travellers coming by train from other parts of Greece or from abroad arrive at the Train Station of Thessaloniki. After arriving at the Train Station of Thessaloniki, take a taxi or the bus to reach to the Coach Station of Halkidiki (KTEL), in Thessaloniki, and then take the coach to reach Halkidiki.
For more information, visit the website of Hellenic Railways Services: www.trainose.gr