Lamia in detail

Flights & getting there

All buses depart from the KTEL bus station, just over 2km southeast from the centre (around €5 by taxi).

For Iti National Park, head to Ipati (€2.40, 40 minutes, five to seven daily) via Loutra Ipatis (€1.90).

Bus Services from Lamia

DestinationTimeFare (€)Frequency
Agios Konstantinos50min5.60hourly
Amfissa1½hr7.702 daily
Delphi*2hr9.901 daily
Karpenisi1½hr93 daily
Larissa1½hr13.904-5 daily
Patra3hr20.502-3 daily
Thessaloniki4hr28.104-7 daily
Trikala**1¾hr12.907 daily
Volos2hr13.902-3 daily

* change in Amfissa

** change for Meteora and Kalambaka


Lamia’s main train station, named Lianokladi though not actually in Lianokladi itself, is 6km west of the town centre. Buy tickets from Lamia’s OSE ticket office, linked with the Lianokladi station by an OSE shuttle bus. Normal and Intercity (IC) trains run to Athens (€16.80 to €26.70, 2½ to four hours) and Thessaloniki (€34.80, 2¾ hours to 4½ hours).