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Athens Piraeus Electric Railways

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Good Service.

I travelled on the ISAP from Omonia to Piraeus and return on a recent visit to Athens. Good, fast... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
JakeYork
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York, United Kingdom
Spotless, slick and cheap transport

Couldn't believe how clean it is, the actual station and the trains. Very modern, super cheap. We... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2015
angeladuncan
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Strand, South Africa
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5 Jun 2018
“Good Service.”
13 Dec 2016
“70-year old woman robbed on train in Athens”
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

I travelled on the ISAP from Omonia to Piraeus and return on a recent visit to Athens. Good, fast & efficient service, and good value at €1.40 for 90 minutes travel.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JakeYork
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

A group of young people swarmed onto a train as passengers were boarding; pushing and shoving everyone to create a distraction. Two couples, aged 68-70, were specific targets, selected as they waited on the platform to catch a train from Athens to Piraeus, Greece. One...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Gordon W
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I travelled on the Athens-Piraeus Electric Railway from Monistiraki and Omonia on six occasions on recent visits to Athens. Its quick, reliable and easy to use to get around Athens.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank JakeYork
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I caught the ISAP from Omonia to Piraeus and back when staying in Athens and catching a ferry from Piraeus. Fast efficient and cheap service. Look out for pickpockets though, as they do operate. Exercise caution and you will be fine.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 29 October 2015

Piraeus metro station is quite charming but at the head end of the platform is this lovely little museum celebrating the development of the Athens underground system. It is very well presented and includes a complete 19th century wooden carriage. And it is free with...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank arnottdavies
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Couldn't believe how clean it is, the actual station and the trains. Very modern, super cheap. We took the metro from the Acropolis to the Metrol mall and it cost only 1.20 Euro. Airconditioned, well signed, each station announced - very good

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank angeladuncan
Reviewed 24 August 2014

This small museum run by the works of the railway about the railway is a little gem. Just at the end of the station in Piraeus. This collection has been lovingly put together by the works having collected items from all over the city. As...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 20 July 2014

This piece of tourist -friendly transportation is a god-send for the independent traveller. Having arrived at Athens Eleutheros Venezelos airport, just out side of Arrivals is this life saver, great ticket hall , with ultra helpful , multilingual staff,who even decided that I was entitled...More

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank Rog D
Reviewed 4 May 2013

We took this option from the airport as I thought being the quickest it would be easier to try on the 1st day. We were sent everywhere and it took nearly 2 hours and we transferred to the metro. We used the Metro to get...More

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank Lincoln_PETE7904
Reviewed 3 May 2013

If you intend to use Athens-Piraeus electric railway, do not miss to visit a small museum (established in 2005) located in the Piraeus station (exit area). I discovered it by chance on May 1st, 2013. What a surprise! It offers a nostalgic collection of everything...More

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank BRASerbia
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