Thessaloniki, Greece

Fly to the second largest city in Greece: Thessaloniki. A quiet town with a Mediterranean climate, beautiful buildings, great neighbourhoods and, of course...gyros!

During a citytrip to Thessaloniki, you’ll discover a charming city with the Aristotelous Square in its heart. Here you will find inviting outdoor cafés, the White Tower and an easy walk to one of the city’s most charming neighbourhoods. In the lively Ladadika neighbourhood, you can walk down streets lined with colourful houses. Where olive oil was once traded, you can now enjoy delightful traditional foods like gyros, souvlaki and fabulously fresh fish! The city’s oldest neighbourhood is Ano Poli, also called the ‘upper side’. Located atop a hill, the area offers spectacular views of the city! With these tips for sights in Thessaloniki you are sure to have an unforgettable holiday.

When are you flying to Thessaloniki?

With its Mediterranean climate, Greece is the perfect destination for a trip any time of year. During the summer, relax and enjoy the sun on nearby beaches like Perea. But did you know that temperatures here can reach the freezing point in the winter? The perfect time to enjoy one of the three ski resorts! Your descent starts at the top of Mount Olympus. Naturally, you can also hike up the mountain in the summertime to enjoy its flora. Book a flight to the surprising city of Thessaloniki today!

Practical information

Time zone

GMT +2 (summer time +3) 
In Thessaloniki, it is 1 hour later than it is in the Netherlands.


The currency used in Thessaloniki is the Euro (EUR).

Duration of flight

The flight to Thessaloniki lasts approximately 4 hours. The outbound and inbound flights may be shorter if the wind direction is favourable.