Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

Rail 2011-EL-93020-S 

Remaining studies to complete the upgrading of the main rail axis Athens-Thessaloniki in the section Athens R.S. (Km 9+700 ) - Aharnes Attica (Km 22+300)


The proposed Action concerns the remaining studies to complete the main rail axis Athens-Thessaloniki in the section from Athens Railway Station (R.S.) to Aharnes. 

The Action covers, inter alia, alignment, hydraulic, topographic and cadastre, structural and geotechnical studies, superstructure studies, updates of environmental assessment studies, E/M studies, planting works and traffic restoration studies.

The completion of the studies will enable the tendering of the works for the aforementioned sections.



This project has been completed.



Total project cost covered by this Decision:



Percentage of EU support:


Studies: 50%

EU contribution:




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Implementation schedule:

Start date: October 2012

End date: December 2014



 Hellenic Republic


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Additional information:

 European Commission, DG MOVE

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