Greek City Transforms Bus Stops into Libraries (photos)

A Thessaloniki municipal authority has installed libraries in bus stops to improve local residents' daily commute. Bookcases were built inside the stone bus shelters along...

Greek Ferry Strike Rumbles on Until Friday

Greece will be left with operating ferries until Friday as a maritime union extends Wednesday's strike action for another 24 hours. The decision was announced...

Increasing Attacks on Buses in Attica

Lately, a series of attacks against bus drivers and passengers in Attica have been recorded, as well as vehicle damages. The bus drivers in...

Athens-Thessaloniki by Train in 3.5 hours

Athens will come ... even closer to Thessaloniki, Greece. From 2017, those who chose to travel by train will be able to make the...

New Bus to Link Cruise Ship Terminal in Piraeus to City Centre Sights

A new cyclical express bus route from the port of Piraeus, Greece to the Acropolis Museum and Syntagma, the X80, is to begin on...

EU Probes Aegean-Olympic Merger Plan

European Union anti-trust authorities say they have opened a full investigation into a renewed attempt by Aegean Airlines in Greece to take over its...

Metro Closures Thursday, Saturday and Sunday in Athens as Authorities Install New Ticket Barriers

Transportation authorities have been closing many public metro stations around Athens over the past few weeks as they install the new ticket barriers to...

Everjets Budget Airline Makes Emergency Landing in Athens in Route to Larnaca

  An Everjets budget airline flight originating at Thessaloniki's Macedonia Airport with service to Larnaca was forced to make an emergency landing at Athens International...

Qatar Airways Brings Airbus A350 to Greece for First Time (video)

    Qatar Airways has announced it is the first airline to ever fly the state-of-the-art Airbus A350 to Greece. The carrier temporarily upgraded its current thrice-daily service...

Qatar Air Schedules Athens-N.Y. Flights

With airlines cutting back on service to and from Athens and fewer direct flights to the United States, Qatar Airways said that it will...

Greek Funicular Providing Transportation and Tourism for 120 Years

The Greek towns of Diakofto and Kalavrita are connected by a historical funicular. The route is seeped with culture and mythology as it begins in Diakofto, traverses the Vouraikos...

Athens Railway Turns 150: Flashback to When History Was Made (Photos)

The Piraeus-Kifissia Electric Railway, known to most as the "Ilektrikos" has been in operation for almost 150 years, during which time it has significantly...

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