What safety measures are in place when I land at the airport in Thessaloniki?
Please click here to find the latest safety measures being taken at Thessaloniki Airport.
Is the Air-Rail Link currently operating to/from Birmingham International train station?
The Air-Rail Link is operating between the hours of 03:30 - 00:30.
What shops, bars and restaurants are currently open at the airport?
Most of our outlets are back open at the airport. Please click here for my information.
Should I arrive earlier at the airport than normal?
All passengers are encouraged to arrive at the terminal in line with the check-in opening times for their flight.
What can I expect in Thessaloniki?
Thessaloniki, Greece's second city, offers a laid back vibe and atmosphere. The middle of the city is filled with ancient ruins including the Rotunda, the Roman Agora, the Arch of Galerius and the Crypt of Agios Demetrios which are all worth a visit. If you'd like to learn more about the history of the city, take a peep in one of the museums: Museum of Byzantine Culture, the Archeological Museum and the Cinema Museum of Thessaloniki.
Just off the harbour you will find the Ladadika district which is the place to go for all your eating and drinking needs. Filled with incredible restaurants, tavernas and bars, you can experience some real Greek delicacies in this area.
If you're looking to escape the city for an afternoon, visit the Axios-Loudias-Aliakmonas National Park, just 6 miles away from Thessaloniki.
What is the flight time to Thessaloniki?
The approximate flight time to Thessaloniki is 3 hours 35 minutes.
What is the weather like in Thessaloniki?
The climate in Thessaloniki is warm and temperate and visitors through the months of May to October are most likely to experience good weather and average temperatures between 20 and 25 degrees. July is the warmest and sunniest month with August being the driest month.
Why should I visit Thessaloniki?
Thessaloniki is a foodie's haven. The city offers an array of different types of cuisine, with influences from across the country, as well as Arabian and Armenian influences. A must-have is the bougatsa, a sweet phyllo pie which is a local delicacy and considered the best breakfast in the city.
If you're all about the views, take a trip up to Eptapyrgio Castle, an ancient fortress offering a stunning vantage point over Thessaloniki. It is not to be missed!
Children will appreciate a visit to Thessaloniki Zoo and the Dinosaur Park. They offer hours of entertainment and can be a nice break away from the sights of the city. For a beach day, there are several family-friendly beaches with sandy beaches located nearby including Galaksis, Agia Triada and Angelohori.
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