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Athens Public Transport Tickets Now Sold Online

Athens public transport tickets are now available for purchase online thanks to a much anticipated website redesign released on Thursday. 

Drunken Tourists Steal Bus, Go On Naked Joyride on Greek Island

A group of drunken tourists partied just a little too hard on the Greek island of Poros on Thursday. According to reports in Greek media, the group of ten, all from the Netherlands, finished up their night of drinking with...

Train Hits Bus in Athens; No Casualties Reported

An Athens suburban train, also known as Proastiakos, collided with a bus full of passengers early Friday morning at the Liosia neighborhood of the Greek capital. No one was hurt in the accident, according to police and medical staff sent...

Driver Loses Control of Bus, Hitting Cars, Motorbikes in Greece's Patras; No Injuries Reported

A bus driver in the city of Patras, West Greece, lost control of his vehicle, leading to several crashes on Saturday night, but fortunately, no injuries were reported. For unknown reasons, but most likely due to a malfunction of its...

Nine-Year Old Girl in Serious Condition After Bus Hits Her in Serres, Greece

A nine-year-old girl was seriously injured after an intercity ''KTEL'' bus hit her in the village of Paralimnio in Central Macedonia's Serres regional unit on Monday afternoon. The unfortunate incident took place around 1 o'clock in the afternoon local time...

Shortened Tram Routes in Athens as Drainage Works to be Performed

One of the major public transport options in Athens, the tram, will be operating an abbreviated itinerary for an indefinite period as a result of drainage works to be performed along the tram's route. Specifically, the tram will not operate...

At Least 14 Injured in Northern Greece Bus Crash

Police in the Greek town of Drama, northern Greece, say that at least 14 people were injured in a bus crash on Friday morning. The crash happened at the village of Symvoli, near the Greek town. Firemen rushed to the scene...

Dramatic Rescue of Passengers from Sinking Bus on National Greek Highway (photos)

Firemen rescued a dozen passengers from a bus that was travelling from Athens to Corinth, when the vehicle was swept away by river of water, due to extreme storm conditions. According to eye witnesses, the passengers were saved in the...

Anarchist Group, Rouvikonas, Occupies Ticket Inspectors Offices [video]

Anarchist group Rouvikonas staged a sit-in at the central offices of inspectors of the Transport Ministry on Thursday. The group, protesting public ticket inspections, posted a statement on an anti-establishment website on Thursday that called on inspectors to cease carrying...

Greek State to Pay 700,000 Euros for Buses Damaged by Molotov Cocktails

The Greek Public Sector was obliged by the State Council to submit 700,000 euros for the destruction of two buses belonging to the national bus service of Greece that were burnt when Molotov cocktails were flung at them by...