TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION

   

Course participants will need to make their own way to Kalamata and to organize their own accommodation there for the duration of their stay.

It is important to arrive and settle in Kalamata in advance of the Registration at the Amphitheatre of the Philharmonic Band of Kalamata on Monday, 19th August at 8.00 am, as your presence there is imperative.

Participants that require more information about travel or regarding special offers for their accommodation in Kalamata should write to: info@kalamatadrama.com


Subject: KaDISS ACCOMMODATION

How to get there

There are daily bus services from Athens, Patras, Ioannina and Thessaloniki to Kalamata. Kalamata Airport is accessible by air from Athens Eleftherios Venizelos airport and from Thessaloniki. Flight services are seasonal.

By bus

From Athens, via the Odos Kifissou terminal. See KTEL Messinias for timetables and online ticketing. Τhe trip takes about 2 hours 45 minutes using the express coach (non -stopping) and 3 hours 15 minutes using the standard coach.

By plane

There are flights from all over the world to Athens International Eleftherios Venizelos Airport. Then, the shuttle bus takes you directly from the Airport to the KTEL (coach terminal) Bus Station Kifisou and then you can reach Kalamata by coach (for more information about the coaches, please check Athens Central Bus Station Kifisou or KTEL Messinias).

There are flights from Athens International Eleftherios Venizelos Airport to Kalamata with Aegean Airlines and from Thessaloniki with Astra Airlines or Olympic Air. There are also seasonal flights directly to Kalamata Airport (KLX) from Heraklion (Sky Express). There are also seasonal international flights directly to Kalamata Airport (KLX).

The information provided below is correct at time of going to press, but needs to be checked with the individual carriers.

UNITED KINGDOM
LONDON:

BRITISH AIRWAYS : Thurday/Saturday/Sunday
EASY JET: Tuesday/Thurday/Saturday
THOMAS COOK: Sunday (2 flights)
RYAN AIR: Saturday
MANCHESTER:
THOMAS COOK: Sunday (2 flights)
EASY JET: Tuesday/Saturday
BIRMINGHAM:
THOMAS COOK: Sunday

FRANCE
PARIS:
AEGEAN AIRLINES: Monday/Saturday
TRAVEL SERVICES: Monday
LYON:
AEGEAN AIRLINES: Monday
TRAVEL SERVICES: Monday
NANTES:
AEGEAN AIRLINES: Monday
TRAVEL SERVICES: Monday
LILLΕ:
TUI FLY: Thursday

GERMANY
MUNICH:
AEGEAN AIRLINES: Thursday/Sunday
CONDOR AIRLINES: Monday/Friday
DUSSELDORF:
AEGEAN AIRLINES: Friday
CONDOR AIRLINES: Friday
HAMBURK NEU:
CONDOR AIRLINES: Friday
FRANKFURT:
CONDOR: Monday

SWEDEN
STOCKHOLM:
AEGEAN AIRLINES: Saturday

NORWAY
OSLO:
SKANDINAVIAL AIRLINES: Saturday

POLAND
KATOWICE:
AEGEAN Thursday

RUSSIA
MOSCOW:
AEGEAN AIRLINES: Friday/Sunday

ITALY
MILANO / BERGAMO:
AEGEAN: Thueasday/Saturday
ALBA STAR: Sunday
RYANAIR: Saturday
PIZA:
RYANAIR: Wednesday/Saturday

BELGIUM
BRUSSELS:
BRUSSELS AIRLINES: Saturday

SWITZERLAND
GENEVA:
SWISSAIR: Sunday
ZURICH:
ENDELWEISS: Friday

AUSTRIA
VIENNA:
AUSTRIAN AIRLINES: Wednesday/Sunday
LAUDA MOTION: Monday
INSBURCK:
AVANTI AIR: Thursday/Sunday

CZECK REPUBLIC
PRAGUE:
TRAVEL SERVICES: Thusday/Friday

BULGARIA
SOFIA:
RYAN AIR: Sunday

ROMANIA
BUCHAREST:
TARROM AIRLINES: Wednesday

ISRAEL
TEL AVIV:
ARKIA: Saturday (from 04/08)

NETHERLANDS
AMSTERDAM:
TRANSAVIA: Monday/Thursday/Saturday

HUNGARY
BUDAPEST:
TRAVEL SERVICES: Friday

To/from Kalamata Airport (KLX) take the bus which runs between the town of Messini to Kalamata KTEL coach station. There is also a taxi service available to take you from/to Kalamata Airport to the town.