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Located along the far eastern coastline of Greece, the town of Alexandroupoli is served by Alexandroupolis Airport, set just outside the town, close to Apalos village. Aegean Airlines, Sky Express, Olympic Air and Cyprus Airways offer flights to Athens, Larnaca, Mytilene, Heraklion and Sitia. Car hire at Alexandroupolis Airport is easy to arrange.
At present, upgrade and expansions are underway in order to improve the basic passenger services at the terminal. Already there are a cafeteria, a bar, ATMs, check-in desks, a left luggage booth and plenty of seating. Car parks offer short- and long-term parking close to the terminal along with disabled persons assistance.
The nearby city is an important Greek port and commercial centre for the northeast of the country. It is surrounded by charming, typical Greek fishing villages set on little bays which are fronted by azure seas. The best way to get around is with car rental at Alexandroupolis Airport, giving visitors the freedom to explore at will. Many visitors continue to the Turkish border.
The typical hot Greek summers and mild Greek winters make visiting here possible during most of the year. Summer highs in July and August can hit 39?C, while winter lows rarely drop below 3?C, even in January, the coldest month. Rainfall is concentrated between October and May, with very little rain during the summer months.
New, high quality roads run along the coast to Thessaloniki in the west. The main problem with driving in Greece is the Greek drivers themselves, who can drive recklessly, especially late at night. Drivers experienced in anticipating the unexpected should have few problems driving here. For the best rates, compare car hire online before you travel.