Getting to Kavala


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By plane

From Athens, there are daily flights to “Megas Alexandros” Airport in Chrysoupoli, just over 30 km from Kavala. In the summer, this airport serves charter flights to and from many European cities.

The airport is connected by bus services to the city of Kavala. For more information, you can contact Kavala Station Office either by phone at +30 2510 222 294, or by email at The Kavala Station Office contact form is also available.

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Nea Karvali provincial road
64200 Chrysoupoli


+30 25910 53400

By bus

There are regular connections with KTEL buses to and from Thessaloniki and Athens as well as to other nearby towns. The completion of the Via Egnatia has reduced the distances while the road network throughout the whole Regional Unit is generally good.

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4 Mitropolitou Chrysostomou St
65403 Kavala


+30 2510 222294, +30 2510 223593

Kavala KTEL in Athens
+30 210 5129407

Kavala KTEL in Thessaloniki
+30 2310 595422

By car

Kavala has an excellent road network, with modern roads connecting itto all the large towns in the region and the whole of Greece. Whether via the A2 motorway on the Via Egnatia or the old National Road, travel by car is comfortable and pleasant.

The provincial road network for all the villages in the Regional Unit is in a very good condition, with asphalt-surfaced roads running in all directions.

Kavala is 153 km from Thessaloniki by car and 653 km from Athens.

By train

You will arrive by train in Thessaloniki, Drama or Xanthi and can continue from there by car for Kavala. For timetables, fares, journey times and further information call 14511 or visit the TRAINOSE website at

By boat

There are daily connections with the island of Thassos, from the port of Prinos on Thassos, with a final destination of “Apostolos Pavlos”, the passenger port of Kavala, as well as from the port of Limenas on Thassos with the port of Keramoti. Kavala is also connected by boat with Piraeus, Lavrio,Leros, Patmos, Syros, Mykonos, Icaria, Fournoi, Samos, Chios, Mytilene, Agios Evstratios and Lemnos.

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1 Averof St, 65403 Kavala


Kavala Port Authority
+30 2513 505430-35 (for information on timetables and ticket prices)
+30 2510 223716

Kavala Port Authority SA
+30 2510 220124

Keramoti Port Authority
+30 25910 51204

Limenas Port Authority
+30 25930 22106

Prinos Port Authority
+30 25930 71290


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