Getting to Hotel Mimallones

Makedonia airport in Thessaloniki is the nearest international airport and is approximately 3 hours drive east to Prespa. Athens is approximately 7 hours. The closest city to Prespa is Florina where there is reliable public transport everyday from both main cities.

By Train: There is train service from Thessaloniki and Athens to Florina, the closest city to Prespa, about one hour driving time. For schedules and prices www.ose.gre, or contact us at

By Bus: There is daily sevice from Athens and Thessaloniki to Florina, approximately 8 and 2½ hours respectively. From Florina, the local bus service runs Monday, Wednesday and Friday and takes about 1 hour. For schedules, see, or contact us at


By Car From Florina: Take the road sign-posted for Prespa from the main roundabout upon entering Florina. The right turn into Prespa is a further 35 km after crossing the pass at Vigla and passing the villages of Pisoderi and Andartiko.

By Car From Thessaloniki:
1. Take the National Road 'Thessaloniki-Athens' until the exit for 'Veroia – Kozani', Egnatia Highway E90 ~20km
2. Stay on the E90 highway, traveling west towards Kozani ~82km
3. Take the exit for Kastoria and follow the E86 Egnatia highway, North towards Kastoria ~30km
4. Outside Kastoria, you will see signs for the Greek-Albanian border station at Krystallopigi. ~75km
5. Stay on the E86 highway past the turnoff for Krystallopigi and at the sign for Prespes, turn left. ~10km
6. Follow this road winding through the hills until it ends at the 'Vrontero – Agios Germanos' road. ~15km
7. Turn right, drive 1.5km and you will see the entrance for Hotel Mimallones on your right. ~1.5km

By Car From Athens:
1. Take the National Road 'Athens-Thessaloniki' until the exit for 'Veroia – Kozani'. ~406km
ollow the Directions 2 – 7 Above. ~214km

Please Note: The Egnatia Highway system is being extended and improved so it is always good to have a map with you if you are unfamiliar with the Greek motorways and roads.

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