Travel options

You can fly into Greece at two international airports: Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" and Thessaloniki International Airport "Makedonia".

If you arrive via Athens, the best way to continue is to take a connect flight to Alexandroupoli Airport "Dimokritos" or to Kavala Airport "M. Alexandros". From there, you can take taxi to the bus station* and get to Komotini by bus.

The Alexandroupoli Airport "Dimokritos" airport is connected to the city of Alexandroupoli by bus. From Alexandroupoli you can take the bus to Komotini.

If you arrive via Thessaloniki, you must take a taxi to "Makedonia" Intercity Bus Station. From there you can get a bus to Komotini.

An alternative route is to fly into Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul and then take a Metro bus to Komotini. To get to the Bus Station in Istanbul you can take the train from the airport. (VISA to enter Turkey might be needed)

Buses from Alexandroupolis to Komotini

Monday to Friday: 06:30, 07:45, 08:45, 09:45, 11:15, 12:30, 13:35, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00, 18:30, 19:00, 20:10

Saturday: 07:30, 08:45, 09:45, 11:15, 12:30, 13:35, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00, 18:30, 19:00, 20:10

Sunday: 07:15, 09:30, 11:15, 12:45, 15:30, 17:30, 18:30, 20:10

One-way fare: 6.80€

 

Buses from Kavala to Komotini

Monday to Friday: 06:30 (via Xanthi), 08:30, 13:10, 20:30

Saturday and Sunday: 10:40, 20:30

One-way fare: 13€

 

Buses from Thessaloniki to Komotini

Sunday to Friday: 08:30, 11:30, 14:30, 16:30, 18:00, 20:00, 22:00

Saturday: 08:30, 11:30, 14:30, 16:30, 18:00, 22:00

One-way fare: 27.50€

Return fare: 49.00€


1. If you wish to use a taxi, there is usually a special rate for longer distances, e.g. Thessaloniki - Komotini, after prior agreement.

• Pegasus taxi
+30.25310 22800
+30.698 7209880
+30.694 3222800
http://www.pegasustaxi.gr/el/contact-pigasos

• Radio taxi komotini
+30.25310 37777
+30.697 1898811
+30.694 5133588
+30.694 1580500
http://radiotaxikomotini.gr/contact/index.html

• Komotini taxi
+30.25312 34399
+30.698 8155199
 +30 694 0944460
http://www.komotinitaxi.gr/epikinonia


2. If you wish to do some sightseeing in Thessaloniki, before or after the conference, there are a number of hotels for every taste and budget
https://ktelthes.gr/en/information/accommodation-in-thessaloniki


3. You can use the local bus lines to wander around the town having a comfortable ride. There are 11 bus lines.
Lines 1-3 run through the town.
Line 4 goes directly to the Campus.
Lines 6 – 11 go to the nearby villages around the town.

http://www.astikakomotinis.gr/dromologia