Departure times and schedules

The Filia-Dostluk Express departs from Thessaloniki daily at 8.35 p.m. and from Istanbul at 8 p.m. The journey takes a minimum of 11.5 hours. Single bunk compartments (first class) are 84.90 euros, double bunks 48.20 euros. The train will stop at Kilkis, Rodopoli, Serres, Drama, Xanthi, Komotini and Alexandroupolis if passengers have booked to embark at those stations. Bokkings can be made with the Hellenic Railways Organization (OSE) on tel 1110 and at OSE branches.

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