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Bomb threat at Greek metro station 3

Bomb threat at Greek metro station

An unknown phone call to a media website claimed a bomb will explode at 9:37am in a well at the metro station in Egaleo. Authorities immediately deployed a team from the Explosive…

Athens-Thessaloniki speed train makes its highly anticipated debut 5

Athens-Thessaloniki speed train makes its highly anticipated debut

The highly anticipated new high-speed passenger train, the “Silver Arrow” which will run the Athens-Thessaloniki route in less than three and a half hours –made its debut by Italian operator Trainose recently at the 83rd Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) currently running…

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New Athens to Thessaloniki railway project set to launch in Autumn

Works on the railway project aiming to reduce travel time from Athens to Thessaloniki down to three hours and twenty minutes are “proceeding despite the difficulties” according to Transport Minister Christos Spirtzis, said last…

Electric train from Piraeus to Athens set to operate in June 6

Electric train from Piraeus to Athens set to operate in June

Commuting between the port of Piraeus and Athens International Airport just got a whole lot better and will take approximately 45 minutes on an electric train set to operate in June, Transport…