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Stathmos Larisis - Central Train Station

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TRAVELLERS BEWARE: FAILED PICK POCKET. Close encounter with pick pockets not once but twice during... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2018
Penang, Malaysia
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Up till 2017 Train Services were Public. Now it is being Privatized and already fresh money are... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
Vasileios N
Athens, Greece
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May 27, 2018
Feb 17, 2019
“messy place”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed February 17, 2019

Beware of pickpockets as well as all those people around who always try to approach you. Got a bad experience traveling in Athens.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank muffinrebel
Reviewed May 27, 2018

TRAVELLERS BEWARE: FAILED PICK POCKET. Close encounter with pick pockets not once but twice during our Greece trip. Both happened inside MRT train. Pick pockets are present in many countries and it depends on how they work their "modus operandi', some are lone ranger and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
6  Thank CatLim-pg
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Up till 2017 Train Services were Public. Now it is being Privatized and already fresh money are poring in the Facilities. New platforms are being built (to be opened on March 2018) and new electric trains are bought to minimize the travel distance from Athens...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Vasileios N
Reviewed June 11, 2017

There is thieft who tried to steal my luggage when i went to toilet within a few mins. We quickly left the place by taxis. Becareful when you come here. Kids running to me, trying to steal my money when i open my wallet. or...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Eunice2005_12
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

Arrived by train from Larisa to Athens (even though 1 hour late ) it was the greatest experience of them all. While arriving at the place my friend had already told me to be ready to laugh after we see the taxi drivers coming our...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank George L
Reviewed February 24, 2017

The station has got a coffee shop and a few platforms. The information displays mostly don't work, so you have to ask which train is yours. Don't forget to validate your ticket in the validation machines before boarding (if you have purchased a small paper...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank John C
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

This is what you call main center station But is a sad place or maybe a joke place to visit or even to wait for the train It looks like from a film back in the 60s 70s where the time has been frozen.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Panagiotis N
Reviewed November 12, 2016

For a city the size of Athens, it's central train station is disgraceful. Someone with authority needs to fly to Zurich or Paris and get some ideas on how it should be redone. The ticketing area is cramped and, incredibly, they don't take plastic for...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank FancyFree55
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We stayed in Oscar Hotel, just opposite the Central Train Station. We had to catch a train from Athens to Kalampaka at 12 midnight. It is very small congested station with minimal sitting facilities. The announcements were in local language and the information booth person...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Arvind G
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Just outside the Larisa metro station, it looks old but convenient and take you to Kalambaka where the Meteora stands.

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank naturelover09
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rohanah j
September 22, 2017|
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larissa station.