public transport

Succession of Warning Work Stoppages in Athens Rail Transport Networks Over the Next Weeks

Staff on the Athens fixed rail transport networks - metro, electric railway and tram lines - have announced a succession of warning work stoppages over the next two weeks, protesting over the decision to give public transport companies to...

Public Transportation Workers Set to Carry Out 24 Hour Strike Thursday

Public transportation will be disrupted on Thursday, December 3rd, due to the public transportation employees of the Athens metro, tram, bus, trolley and electric railway (ISAP) services and suburban railway employees joining together in a 24-hour strike called by Greece’s...

One in Three Athenians Travel Daily by Bus

Buses are the most preferred means of transport for Athens residents, according to a new survey that shows that one in three Athenians takes the bus on a daily basis. The survey was conducted by Public Issue on behalf of...

Greece and Bulgaria: Worst Public Transport in Europe

For the very first time, the European Commission published today, a scoreboard concerning transport in the EU. The table compares the performance of Member States in 22 categories related to transport and in most of those categories it identifies the...

Public Transport, Taxi Strike Disrupts Athens for Second Day

Buses, metro trains, trams and taxis are staying out of circulation in the Greek capital, snarling traffic around Athens as public transport workers strike for a second day against austerity measures. Taxi drivers on Friday joined the 48-hour strike, while...

Public Transport On Strike Again

Unions representing employees in state-run mass transports have called a 48-hour strike in Athens. Employees are again going to protest against professional redundancy measures imposed by the Greek Government. More specifically, the OSE trains and the suburban railway will be exempted...

Public Transport On Strike Again

The country is paralyzed under the weight of new strikes of public transport taking place from the 26th to the 28th of September. More specifically, the tram and the suburban railway will be exempted from the strike tomorrow, while buses,...