How to come
Tickets from Mamalis Travel & Togias Travel
FAST FERRIES & GOLDEN STAR FERRIES shipping companies support the race and offer athletes and one escort 30% discount, as well as 20% discount to car or motorcycle tickets. Book your tickets to ΜΑΜΑLIS TRAVEL or TOGIAS TRAVEL travel agencies by giving the ID Number received by the registration. Tel. Mamalis Travel 2294 0 22292 & Togias Travel 2294 0 23561.
For those wanting the “all inclusive” tour package, please contact RunninGreece agency and claim the best deals! (incl. ferry tickets, accommodation, catering and race participation fee).
Access to the port of Rafina
Access to the port can be done by:
• Bus (Public Transport): From the center of Athens: Buses to Rafina port depart daily from Mavromataion St. by the “Pedion tou Areos” park. The bus terminal is a 10 minute walk from “Victoria” train station, on metro line 1, through Heyden St. A bus departs every 15 to 45 min depending on the hour, from 5:45 am until 22:30 pm. The journey takes about 1 hour, depending on the traffic, and the ticket costs 2.60€. Schedule on “KTEL Attikis” page.
• From the “El. Venizelos” Airport: Buses depart daily from the bus stop between the Exits 2 and 3 of the arrivals hall (opposite Sofitel Hotel). A bus departs approximately every 1 hour from 06:00 am until 21:45 pm. The journey takes about 30 min and the ticket costs 3.00€. For more details on the schedule ofKTEL Attikis page.
• Taxi: The journey from the center of Athens to the port of Rafina is about 50 min to 1 hour depending on the traffic. Alternatively,you can use the metro to “Nomismatokopio” station on Mesogion Avenue and continue by taxi. The cost from Athens to Rafina is about 20-25€ (taxi reservation and suitcases are charged extra).
• Private car: Access to Rafina port is possible through “Marathonos” Avenue (continuing “Mesogion” Avenue) or via “Attiki Odos”, with direction to Markopoulo following the exit to Rafina. There is a paying parking area operating at the port.