Strikes in Athens

Where to find up-to-the-minute travel information when the city is suffering from large-scale industrial action and interruption to public services...

Greece has frequent public service strikes, which often affect the public transport services. Here are some useful sites for up-to-the-minute information during Greece’s industrial disputes.

Strikes are always announced at least one day in advance.

Air Travel

Airlines publish up-to-date information on current strikes on their websites.

Public Transportation

Information on strikes affecting public transportation, such as buses, trains and the metro, will generally be announced on posters a few days ahead. There might also be information on the websites.

Bus

Tram & Metro

  • STASY (Urban Rail Transport S.A.)
    Tel: 214 414 6400

Ferries

Press

For up-to-date articles in English on the situation, see websites belonging to the Greek national and regional press, such as: