Travel to Meteora, Greece: Visitors can travel to Meteora by bus or car. Here are travel information about buses and cars but also useful numbers, pdf guide.
There is no airport in Meteora. The National Airport of Nea Achialos, located close to Volos, is the closest to the monastic community of Meteora. This small airport works only in summer and receives charters and low cost flights from abroad. From this airport, tourists can go to Meteora by bus via Volos and Trikala. Otherwise, the airports of Athens and Thessaloniki can be convenient as they work all year round and they accept more flights. After you arrive in Athens or Thessaloniki, you can take the bus to Meteora/Kalambaka via Trikala.
Buses to Kalambaka/Meteora are served via Trikala. There are regular buses from Athens, Thessaloniki and other towns to Trikala. Buses from Athens to Trikala depart from Liossion KTEL Bus Station close to Attiki Square. After they arrive in Trikala, visitors have to take another bus to Kalambaka. From Kalambaka, they need to take a taxi or walk to go up to the monasteries.
Useful numbers in Meteora: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Meteora with information about all things to see and do.