Alexandroupolis is an area where access and transfers can be done in multiple ways.
The easiest and quickest way to get to Alexandroupolis is by plane from Athens Airport, with flights departing and landing directly at Alexandroupolis International Airport “Demokritos” (AXD).
Tel.: +30 25510 45198
There are the following ways to get from Alexandroupolis Demokritos International Airport (AXD) to Alexandroupolis:
The airport is served by the city’s buses. The starting point is in front of the airport building and it takes about 20 minutes to reach the city center.
Taxis are available at Alexandroupolis airport arrivals area during the airport’s opening hours.
Call Center: +30 25510 33500
Flights landing at Kavala Airport “M. Alexander ”(KVA).
For the transfer from Kavala Airport “M. Alexandroupolis (KVA) in Alexandroupolis, you can take a taxi from the airport, go to the “KTEL” bus station and then reach Alexandroupolis by bus (information available below in the ‘Bus’ section). Taxis to and from Kavala Airport are available during airport’s operating hours.
Tel.: +30 2591053400
Flights landing at Thessaloniki Airport “Macedonia” (SKG).To get from Thessaloniki Macedonia Airport (SKG) to Alexandroupolis, you can take a taxi or bus from the airport, go to the “KTEL” bus station and then reach Alexandroupolis by bus (information available below in the ‘Bus section’ »). Taxis to and from Thessaloniki Airport are available 24 hours a day (24/7), and a bus schedule can be found here: http://oasth.gr/#el/aerodromio-makedonia/.
Airport Tel.: +30 2310 985000
Athens is almost 800 kilometers from Alexandroupolis, about eight hours by car. The distance from Alexandroupolis to Thessaloniki is 310 km, it takes about 3.5 hours by car and the route is comfortable due to the well-developed road network.
The region’s rail network serves guests on a daily basis. The journey from Athens is about 11 hours by intercity train and about 14 hours by simple train.
Train Station OSE Alexandroupolis Tel.: +30 25510 26480
Train Station OSE Athens Tel.: +30 210 5297777, +30 210 3624402
Alexandroupolis can be reached by «KTEL» bus from Athens (approximately 11 hours), Thessaloniki (4 hours), Xanthi (70 minutes) and Kavala (2 hours).
Useful Telephone Numbers of “KTEL” Buses Stations:
Alexandroupolis tel.: +30 25510 26479
Athens tel.: +30 210 5152224
Thessaloniki tel.: +30 2310 595419
An alternative route is to fly to Istanbul’s “Atatürk” International Airport (IST) and then take the Metrobus to Alexandroupolis. To get to Istanbul Bus Station you can take the train from the airport. (You may need a VISA when you enter Turkey).