112 is one of the emergency numbers in Greece

The average time to answer a 112 call is 9 seconds. In addition to Greek, the calls are answered in English and French. 

According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 13% of Greeks know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.

The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Greece:

  • 100 - police
  • 199 - fire brigade
  • 166 - emergency medical service
  • 108 - coast guard
  • 197 - emergency social assistance

There is no specific help for disabled people.

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Published: 
Monday, 11 February, 2013
Last update: 
Tuesday, 9 May, 2017