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travel from Greece to Turkey!?!

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1. Posted by epres (Budding Member 2 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

i am travelling through Greece and then planning to head to Turkey.. does anyone know the easiest way to get between the two?
or if it is easier to get to Turkey from Athens or Crete?

Thanks!:)

2. Posted by mojorob (Moderator 1047 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Apparently there's a train between Thessaloniki and Istanbul.

[ Edit: Edited on 10-Mar-2009, at 21:27 by mojorob ]

3. Posted by magykal1 (Travel Guru 2026 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Indeed the train is a possibility - there are also plenty of buses which could be cheaper and more convenient (and indeed more comfortable) - look at http://www.turkeytravelplanner.com/go/Istanbul/Transport/bus_ist_athens.html