Transport

“Macedonia” airport of Thessaloniki is an international airport located 13km south of the Thessaloniki city centre in Thermi. It is country’s third largest airport (after Athens’s and Heraklion’s). It is the main airport of northern part of the country.

Public bus:

The airport is served on a 24-hour basis by OASTH (Thessaloniki Urban Transport Organization), with buses providing direct access to the centre of the city. The journey takes about 30-40 minutes.

Find out more: http://oasth.gr/#en/airport-macedonia/

Taxi service:

There is a taxi rank outside the Arrivals hall. One-way ride costs around 20€.

Car rental:

You can rent a car directly at the airport in one of the offices of rental companies like Hertz Avis, Europcar, Sixt and Budget. The car rental offices are located at the Arrivals Level.

 

How to get to the venue? 

1.By City Bus
Bus services that travel to the University of Macedonia are: 2,7,8,10,12,14,27,31.

  Bus service 2 (ΙΚΕΑ-New Railway Station-Via Κ. Κaramanli av.-Egnatia av.) 
Travelling from the Railway Station you get off at the bus stop “University of Macedonia” (Egnatia av.) by the main entrance of the University. Coming from the opposite direction, you get off at the bus stop “St. Fotini” (Egnatia av.) , opposite the University (you have to cross the road).

  Bus service 7 (St. John-Universities)
Travelling Sidrivaniou Square (Aggelaki str.) you get off at the bus stop “University of Macedonia” (Egnatia av.) by the main entrance of the University. Travelling from St. John-Nea Krini you get off at the bus stop “Stratigio” (Stratou av.). To get to the University you have to go up 3rd September str. towards Egnatia av.

  Bus service 8 (ΙΚΕΑ-New Railway Station) 
This service is convenient only if you travel from IKEA to the Railway Station. You get off at “St. Fotini” (3rd September str.). You can reach the back entrance of the University by following the Gr. Lampraki str., just opposite to the bus stop.

  Bus service 10 (Harilaou-New Railway Station)
This service is convenient only if you travel from the Railway Station to Harilaou. You get off at “St. Fotini” (3rd September str.). You can reach the back entrance of the University by following the Gr. Lampraki str., just opposite to the bus stop.

  Bus service 12 (Kato Toumpa-Old Railway Station)
Travelling either from the Railway Station or from Kato Toumpa , you get off at the bus stop “424 G.S.N.E”, at the junction of Kaftatzoglou str. and Egnatia av. You go up the road towards Egnatia av. and you turn left. The main entrance is few meters further down.

  Bus service 14 (Ano Toumpa-New Railway Station)
Travelling from the Railway Station you get off at the bus stop “University of Macedonia” (Egnatia av.) by the main entrance of the University. Coming from the opposite direction, you get off at the bus stop “St. Fotini” (Egnatia av.) , opposite the University (you have to cross the road).

  Bus service 27 (Stavroupoli-University)
Start and end of this servive is the bus stop “St.Fotini” (3rd September str.). You can reach the back entrance of the University by following the Gr. Lampraki str., just opposite to the bus stop.
  Bus service 31 (Voulgari-Bus Station “Macedonia”)
This service is convenient only if you travel from the Bus Station “Macedonia” to Boulgari. The bus stops at “St. Fotini” (3rd September str.). You can reach the back entrance of the University by following the Gr. Lampraki str., just opposite to the bus stop.

for more information visit the ORGANIZATION OF URBAN TRANSPORTATION OF THESSALONIKI

2.By car 
In case you choose to get to the University by car you must take into consideration that parking is restricted to permit holders (permanent staff of the University).

3. By taxi

To find a taxi in Thessaloniki you can raise your hand to stop the bypassing cab. If you want to make a reservation you can call a taxi from this list