Early & on line booking

Hellenic Train encourages the early planning of your trip with special or combined offers for discounted fares. An early purchase of the ticket and the purchase of return ticket as well  result in discounts to fares as follows:


1.  Passengers buying their tickets prior to departure are granted a discount on the ticket fare, according to the valid pricing policy:


            15% discount: Valid for ticket issue 60 days * 24 hours prior to departure

            10% discount: Valid for ticket issue 30 days * 24 hours prior to departure

            5% discount: Valid for ticket issue 15 days * 24 hours prior to departure


2. Passengers buying return tickets (with a specified return day) are granted a 20% discount. This discount applies to full fare tickets and to passengers over 65 years of age.


 The discounts are applied successively, in case more than one applies. In any case, the total discount offered may not exceed 40% of the full fare ticket price.


3. Passengers can purchase their ticket via mobile app.



Special discounts apply on the following routes:

  • Athens Suburban routes
  • The Suburban route of Patras
  • The local route of Lamia (Lianokladi – Stylida)
  • The Suburban route of Larisa (Thessaloniki – Larisa – Palaiofarsalos)
  • The route Patra – Aigio/Kiato – Athens – Piraeus – El. Venizelos airport
  • The local route of Kalambaka – Palaiofarsalos
  • The local route Katakolo – Pirgos – Olympia
  • The local route Diakopto – Kalavrita
  • The route Thessaloniki – Edessa – Florina
  • The local route Ano Lekhonia – Milee