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TrainOSE - Athens Suburban Railway

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Great way to get around

Great way to get around to suburbs of Athens i.e. Airport ,ferry to and from Piraeus. This time got... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Alan D
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Perth, United Kingdom
Efficient but Risky

There is an efficient Airport to City (and other suburban destinations) rail system, which is well... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
rodp950
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Redcliffe, Australia
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28 Oct 2018
“Great way to get around”
25 Aug 2018
“Efficient but Risky”
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

I travelled with my sister in October 2018 on the early train from Athens to Kalabaka. On checking in our hotel I found that my purse was no longer in my bag and assumed, mistakenly, that it had either been stolen on the journey or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ann C
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Great way to get around to suburbs of Athens i.e. Airport ,ferry to and from Piraeus. This time got a day ticket for getting round its a very cheap way to get around. Ever on the train my own you do your home work check...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alan D
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Better to arrange a taxi service in advance rather than taking the train. The station names are in Greek and English but hard to follow. It is too difficult to watch the station names and watch your wallet or backpack. Just don’t ride it. Athens...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 26 August 2018

There is an efficient Airport to City (and other suburban destinations) rail system, which is well patronised, clean and relatively quick. However, Athens is renown for it’s pick-pockets, and I found out personally how this is true and prevalent on the Metro! I was able...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rodp950
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Keep your hand on your wallet. Try to move near a wall, or find a seat. There are teams of pickpockets on the trains. Riding the trains was very stressful for me. But there is not much in the way of alternatives.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Fifidog
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

The Athens public transport system is incredibly modern with accurate and easy to read information relating to subway, bus and tram arrivals, routes and line changes. Station names are in both Greek and English and you can get a free subway (metro) map from the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

I am very disappointed in this company, people from the helpdesk barely speaks english. I made 1000 calls today to them to special numbers, and in Thessaloniki the woman did allow me to cancel my booking.ticket number: 3623300 valid code: 9007. Unbelieveable how bad this...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank deejayalien
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The Bad The train from Athens to Kalambaka was too long and mostly delayed (for both return trips). Instead of the scheduled 4h 40-50m, it took almost 5h 30-40m each way! Imagine the ride was already a long one, with the delay it felt unbearably...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank yenbenji
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Reasonable price. Trains clean and they are running at the scheduled time. Easy to find your way with good signs

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Jtjkz
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Good and effective system. Easy to find your way around, the signs ok. There are a lot of trains and waiting time is usually short. It was easy to find your way around, change trains, and to find the target. The price is reasonable.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank shayp_Israel
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