How to get to the City of Volos

Volos is connected with ATHENS and THESSALONIKI via coach.
Journey lasts 3 hours from Thessaloniki and 4 hours from Athens. You can visit this webpage for ticket information: 
http://ktelvolou.gr/en/home/









Workshop Location

The workshop will be hosted at the premises of the University of Thessaly (Department of Planning and Regional Development), at a walking distance from the study site and the city. Location info >



Volos cost of living

• Volos is a student friendly city offering sophisticated services on a budget.
• The workshop will provide the attendees with a selection of places that offer exceptional lunch at no more than 5 euro per person
• Upon request (please email the workshop committee) we can facilitate pre‐arrangements for a 5 ‐ night‐ stay.
(Monday check in to Saturday check out) at Volos Hotels on a budget price of approx. 25 euro /per person for single room or 20 euro /per person in double room.






Volos & Pelion «at a glance»

For a short documentation of Volos and Pelion please visit:
http://www.visitgreece.gr/en/main_cities/volos



A view of Makrinitsa village of Pelion (30’min drive from Volos)







The coastal promenade of the city of Volos (left) and the train station (right)


The eastern beaches of Pelion overlooking the Aegean Sea.


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UNIVERSITY OF THESSALY | VOLOS

THE WORKSHOP IS OPERATING UNDER THE AUSPICES OF:
The Department of Planning and Regional Development
(http://www.prd.uth.gr)
The Research Unit of Infrastructure, Technology
Policy & Development (www.ruitepod.prd.uth.gr)

       
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