Attica: Access, transportation, useful info and telephones
Urban transport serving the city of Athens and the surrounding suburbs consists of fixed rail transportation (Metro, Tram, Suburban train) and means of road transport (Buses, Trolley).
The operation of Metro and Tram is under the public company STASY SA, Bus and Trolley from O.SY. and the Suburban Train from TRAINOSE.
The OASA Athens (OASA) oversee all these means, apart from the Suburban Train.
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You should be very careful while driving in the center of Athens and in the areas that there are bus lanes. The best way to reach the town center is to use the public transportation.
Information about the road traffic
The main roads connecting Attica to other main cities of Greece are:
For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.
By bus (KTEL):
Attica Bus Station: Tel: (+30) 210.88.08.080
Routes for destinations to Thessalia, Sterea Ellada and Euboea.
260, Liosion ave
Routes for destinations to Peloponnese, Ionian Islands, Epirus, Macedonia, Thrace.
100, Kifisos ave, close to the road junction of Athens ave (Kavalas) - Kifisou ave,
tel: (+30) 22.214.171.1240-11-14
Thessaloniki Bus Station
Departures - Arrivals
See the detailed analysis of the local transportation within the region of Attica.
Routes Information, tel.: 1110
Central Station: (+30) 126.96.36.1991
Athens, Larisa Station: (+30) 188.8.131.521, 184.108.40.2066 -8
Athens, Peloponnese Station: (+30) 220.127.116.111
Information: tel: (+30) 210.52.72.000, 1440, www.proastiakos.gr
Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos
See the location of each plane, any time of day and anywhere on earth http://flightaware.com/live/
Piraeus Port: For destinations to Crete, Dodecanese, Cyclades, Aegean Islands, Argosaronic Gulf
(Port Map - departure ship points)
Ferry Routes from Piraeus Port
Information for departures and arrivals of ferries at the Piraeus Port.
Tel: (+30) 18.104.22.1680
Rafina Port: For destinations to Cyclades, Aegean Islands, Euboea
Ferry Routes from Rafina Port
Lavrio Port: For destinations to Cyclades, Aegean Islands
Piraeus tel.: (+30) 210.42.26.000, 22.214.171.1241-9
Rafina tel.: (+30) 22940.22.300
Lavrio tel.: (+30) 22920.25.249
Elefsina tel.: (+30) 126.96.36.1994
By high speed crafts (flying dolphins, catamarans, boats)
There are frequent speedboat (flying dolphins, catamarans) routes from Pireaus, Rafina and Lavrio Ports, especially from Pireaus for destinations to Cyclades and Argosaronic Gulf.
There are, also, frequent speedboat routes for destinations to Crete and the islands of the North Aegean Sea.
By boat or small ships:
Piraeus: for destination to Rafina
Monday to Sunday: 05:00 - 24:00 every 15 min
01:00 - 05:00 every 60 min
Municipality of Salamina: tel. (+30) 188.8.131.52
By your own boat: