English-language Media in Greece

Information about the local and international English-language print and broadcast media that is available in Greece...

There are many options for those seeking English-speaking radio channels, as well as print publications, when living in Greece.

Radio

BBC World Service can be received on digital FM 90.2 and Satellite Hot Bird 2-13º East.

  • For more information on receiving BBC World Service via satellite: Click here

The main BBC stations and other English-language radio can also be received via many satellite TV installations or over the Internet. Previously broadcast programmes can often be listened to again or downloaded.

Voice of America is also available on shortwave.

Radio on the Internet: English-language stations online

Radio stations often stream their broadcasts on the Internet. In order to listen to their programmes it is necessary to have Realplayer or Windows Media Player, both of which can be downloaded.

Print Publications

Most major publications are available online as well as in print. For a more portable digital version, apps like the Mail Plus App from the UK's Daily Mail Group allow the latest news to be read on a phone or tablet, often for a much less than the cost of a subscription.

Kathimerini: English edition of the Greek newspaper, with 8-12 pages of local news. It is included in the daily edition of the International Herald Tribune.

Odyssey Magazine: Cultural magazine with articles on Greek history, Greek artists and musicians as well as a guide for visitors to Greece. Available in some newsstands and by subscription every two months.

Greek online news in English

  • Ekathimerini: Online English-language edition of the Greek newspaper Kathimerini
  • Economics.gr: The English-language section of the website has the latest business and economic news from Greece
  • Express.gr: Greek news website with a section with news in English
  • Greek Reporter: Greek news website in English

International online news

International News Links

You can often read your favourite newspaper online:

UK

Ireland

USA

Canada

Australia

New Zealand

South Africa