transportation

Transportation in Katakolon

 

 Katakolon taxis

At Katakolon port, one can find taxis waiting to drive cruise ship passengers to their chosen destination. It is best to inquire any relative information at the information kiosk. When there is no ship in port, taxis return to their base in Pyrgos.

 Katakolon buses

Public buses run from Katakolon to Pyrgos. In order to get to Olympia, you must transfer at Pyrgos bus terminal (something not advised for cruise ship passengers since the journey takes too long).

  • Pyrgos – Katakolon    07.05   09.00  11.15  14.00  16.45  20.15
  • Katakolon – Pyrgos    07.35* 09.30  12.00  14.30  17.15  20.40

On Saturdays

  • Pyrgos – Katakolon    8.00  10.30   13.00   15.30  19.15
  • Katakolon – Pyrgos    8.30  11.00   13.30   16.00  19.45

On Sundays

  • Pyrgos – Katakolon    8.00   10.30   13.00  15.30  19.15
  • Katakolon-  Pyrgos    8.30   11.00   13.30  16.00  19.45

 Katakolon train

The train from Katakolon stops over at Pyrgos and then continues to Olympia. The journey from Katakolon to Olympia lasts for approx. 50 mins. The regular itineraries for the route Katakolon- Pyrgos – Olympia are as follows:

  • Pyrgos       –    Olympia             06:45
  • Olympia     –     Katakolon          07:20
  • Katakolon  –     Olympia             09:00
  • Olympia     –     Pyrgos              09:57
  • Pyrgos       –     Olympia            12:35
  • Olympia     –     Pyrgos              13:08

Katakolon transfers

For those who wish to reserve a Katakolon tour or Olympia tour, create their own itinerary or any transfer whatsoever while travelling in comfort, a minibus, taxi or private car may be booked in advance through:

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