Location: Athens, Greece
Event: The following strikes are scheduled for Wednesday, September 21, 2022 (12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.), unless otherwise noted:
· Athens Metro (Lines 2 & 3) will be on a 24-hour strike.
· Athens Green Line Train (Line 1) will be on a 24-hour strike.
· Trams will be on a 24-hour strike.
· Trolleys will be on a 24-hour strike.
· Buses will be on a 24-hour strike.
Other organizations may decide to join the 24-hour Transportation Strike for September 21, 2022 without prior warning. Please monitor www.apergia.gr and local media for last minute strike notifications.
Actions to Take:
· Review your travel plans.
· Contact your airline or travel company for assistance.
· Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
· Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
· Monitor local media for updates.
· Keep a low profile.
U.S. Embassy Athens
U.S. Consulate General Thessaloniki
State Department – Consular Affairs
(888) 407-4747 or (202) 501-4444
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