Public Transport

You can always Rent a Car in Thessaloniki, but before, after, or while you have Rent a Car in Thessaloniki you could use the Public Transport that thessaloniki offers.

Whether you are a visitor or a citizen you can always Rent a Car in Thessaloniki from our rental agency, Ride & Drive, or else you could use the Public Transport, Organization of Urban Transportation of Thessaloniki (O.A.S.T.H), that the city offers. O.A.S.T.H is the only public transportation you can find in Thessaloniki since the city is still trying to build the subway. Although O.A.S.T.H is said to be the second largest public transportation in Greece, it’s services don’t really prove that. It is clear that the public transportation system in Thessaloniki doesn’t function in the best way. The buses are often extremely crowded and sometimes in order to reach some destinations, you may have to combine two or more buses. The cost for the ticket is 1 Euro the regular and 0.50 cents the discounted. Whether you buy it from a kiosk or from the vending machine inside the bus (no change is given at these machines) , it’s the same price and their duration is 70 minutes after the validation. Tickets for the 01Χ, 01Ν airport line buses cost 2 Euros the regular and 1 Euro the discounted . The tickets bought from a kiosk have to be validated in one of the special machines found on all buses. Since the subway is still under construction you have only two option to transport through the city. Those option are either by car or by bus. In other words, this means that if you are not a local resident of Thessaloniki, who are used to O.A.S.T.H., it is easier to rent a car from our company, Ride & Drive, and we can guarantee safe movement across the city at very affordable prices. Picking the car up from the Thessaloniki airport is another advantage which will surely help you. You May Visit Thessaloniki by Car, but knowing all the transport means is also important!

It is clear that the public transport system in Thessaloniki functions. However, the buses are often full, and the subway is still under construction. In other words, this means that if you are not a local resident of Thessaloniki it is easier to rent a car from our company, and we can guarantee safe movement at affordable prices. Picking the car up from the Thessaloniki airport is another advantage which will surely help you. You May Visit Thessaloniki by Car, but knowing all the transport means is also important!