Nationwide 24-hour strike in Greece

A 24-hour nationwide strike of public and private sector workers is underway in Greece. Ferry crews have extended their strike by two days.

Advice For Travellers

Public transport is operating at certain times only to facilitate protesters. Public hospitals are operating emergency services. All other public offices are closed. To minimize safety risk, avoid all large public gatherings and demonstrations. Peaceful situations can quickly and unexpectedly escalate and become violent.