9-11 July 2008, Halkidiki, Greece
Concerning your travel to the Pallini Beach Hotel for the IS-FOE, due to the major arrivals in Wednesday 9 July 2008, the IS-FOE Organizing Committee has arranged and reserved a bus to move the IS-FOE delegates that will arrive at Wednesday at Thessaloniki, from the Airport to the Pallini Beach Hotel.
Departure time: The Bus will depart at Wednesday 9 July at 16:30 afternoon from the Thessaloniki International Airport "Macedonia" to the Pallini Beach Hotel.
A member of the IS-FOE Organizing Committee will be at the Airport at that time to assist you.
Halkidiki is situated approximately at a 45-60 minute drive from Macedonia International Airport* of the City of Thessaloniki**.
Transportation can be arranged either by taxi (approximately 60-80 euros one way) or coach public buses.
Today, the cost for car rental in Macedonia International Airport varies from 50 to 70 euros (group A and B cars with A/C) for one day and for 3 days and from 30 to 45 euros (Hertz,Avis).
IS-FOE will take place in the Pallini Hotel, which is located in Kalithea.
The bus station (KTEL Station) to Halkidiki, is located in the highway Thessaloniki-Moudanion.
The timetables are:
From Thessaloniki to Kallithea:
05:45 (not in Sunday), 06:45, 08:00, 09:00, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:15, 16:00, 17:00, 18:00, 20:00
To Thessaloniki from Kallithea:
05:35 (not in Sunday), 07:05, 08:50, 10:05, 11:45 (express line), 14:05, 15:10, 16:40, 17:40, 18:40, 19:40, 20:00
* The above timetable can be modified. Visit the KTEL website for updated information!
In order to reach the KTEL Station, you have to take the bus No. 36 which leaves from the passenger station "IKEA" that is 5 Km from the Macedonia Airport and 13 Km from Thessaloniki. In order to reach IKEA station:
From Thessaloniki: From Egnatia street take the bus 2 or 8 and reach IKEA at the end of the line. From Metropoleos street, take the bus No. 3 and reach IKEA at the end of the line.
From Macedonia Airport: Take the bus No. 78 and get off at the IKEA station.
For more information:
ORGANIZATION OF URBAN TRANSPORTATION OF THESSALONIKI
KTEL STATION FOR HALKIDIKI