Thessaloniki Airport Taxis

All Information for Taxi Fees and Prices, Taxi Stands and Popular Routes

Taxi Transfer from Thessaloniki Airport

Reach your destination in Thessaloniki city center fast and comfortably by hiring a Thessaloniki airport taxi. Taxis are available around the clock outside SKG airport. The blue taxi vehicles offer safe and convenient transfer services to the door of your accommodation. The ride from Thessaloniki airport to the city center takes about 30 minutes under normal traffic conditions.

You should always take your airport taxi from the official taxi rank to avoid getting scammed by non-licensed taxi drivers. In any case, you can pre-book your airport taxi ride to avoid waiting in line or getting overcharged and to secure the best quality services.

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Thessaloniki Airport Taxi to Hotel

Whether your hotel lies in Thessaloniki city center or any other area of the city, a Thessaloniki airport taxi is the ideal choice for your transfer from SKG Airport. Airport taxis are queuing up at the airport taxi rank, ready to drive you to your accommodation in comfort and ease. Thereby, you won’t have to worry about losing your way in the city’s streets or checking-in late to your hotel. In any case, you should always have your accommodation’s name and address written down to avoid any miscommunication with your taxi driver.

Thessaloniki Airport Taxi Fares

Thessaloniki airport taxis don’t have a set price list for the transfers from SKG airport to Thessaloniki area. The initial charge is 1.29€ and consequently, the price for each kilometer is 0.74€. Therefore, the average ride to Thessaloniki city center should cost about 20€-30€ depending on the traffic.  

During the night shift (00:00 am – 05:00 am), the initial tariff is the same but the price per kilometer is 1.29€. Thus, the final taxi fare will be higher. Moreover, extra charges may apply for excessive luggage.

Take a look at the taxi fares to the most popular destinations in Thessaloniki:


FromToDaytime PriceNight Time PriceDuration
Thessaloniki AirportThessaloniki City Center
25€30€30 min
Thessaloniki AirportThessaloniki Port25€30€30 min
Thessaloniki AirportKTEL Makedonia27€33€35 min
Thessaloniki AirportHalkidiki90€110€70 min
Thessaloniki AirportLitochoro139€169€80 min

SKG Airport Taxi Rank

Thessaloniki airport taxis are to be found just outside the terminal building, at the Arrivals Level. Although taxis are always available at Makedonia Airport, during peak hours, you may have to wait in line to get your taxi. 


How much is a taxi from Thessaloniki to the airport?

Thessaloniki airport is located in a 13-km distance from Thessaloniki city center. Thus, the ride with an airport taxi should take approximately 30 minutes and it should cost 20-30€, depending on the traffic, the time of the day and the luggage quantity.

How much do you tip a taxi in Greece?

Tipping in Greece isn’t obligatory. Naturally, taxi drivers will welcome it, but passengers don’t have to tip them.