Currency: EURO
Credit cards: Most credit cards are accepted.
Exchange automats: In all cities except the smallest villages.
Time zone: GMT+2
Power: 220V
GSM-Telephone: 90-95% covered.
Embassies: See the list at the bottom of the page.
Normal opening hours:
Publ. offices: 08.00 - 14.00 Monday to Friday.
Shops: 09.00 - 15.00  Mo., Wed., Saturday.
09.00 - 14.00 & 17-21 Tu., Th. & Fr
Supermarkets: 08.00-21.00 (20.00 Saturday)
In tourist areas the shops have extended
'open-hours', some from 07.00 to 23.00.
BANKS: Open from 08:00 to 14:00 Monday to Thursday. & 08:00 to 13:30 on Friday


Telephone numbers


Police: 100
Ambulance: 166
Fire: 199
Tourist police: 171


MUNICIPALITIES:


VATHI: TEL: 22730 81031
PYTHAGORION: TEL: 22730 61238
KARLOVASSI: TEL: 22730 32881
MARATHOKAMPOS: TEL: 22730 31111


HOSPITALS:


SAMOS: TEL: 22730 83100
KARLOVASSI: TEL: 22730 32222


FIRST AID STATION:


PYTHAGORIO: TEL: 22730 61111
KOKKARI: TEL: 22730 92203
MARATHOKAMPOS: TEL: 22730 31207


Transport:


AIRPORT: TEL: 22730 61219


MUSEUM:


SAMOS: TEL: 22730 27469
PYTHAGORION: TEL: 22730 61400
HERAION: TEL: 22730 95277
PALEONTOLOGICAL: TEL: 22730 52055


POLICE STATION:


SAMOS: TEL: 2273087315
KARLOVASSI: TEL: 22730 32444
PYTHAGORION: TEL: 22730 61100
KOKKARI: TEL: 22730 92202
MARATHOKAMPOS: TEL: 22730 31222
TOURIST POLICE: TEL: 22730 87344


PORTAUTHORITY:


SAMOS: TEL: 22730 27318
KARLOVASSI: TEL: 22730 30888
PYTHAGORION: TEL: 22730 61225


TAXI:


SAMOS: TEL: 22730 28404
KARLOVASSI: TEL: 22730 30777
PYTHAGORION: TEL: 22730 61440
KOKKARI: TEL: 22730 92585






PREFECTURAL COMMITTEE FOR THE PROMOTION
OF TOURISM IN THE PREFECTURE OF SAMOS
TEL: +30 22730 80005
FAX: +30 22730 80006
TOURIST DIRECTORATE-DEPARTMENT OF SAMOS TEL: 22730 28530-28582
HOTELIERS' ASSOCIATION OF SAMOS AND IKARIA TEL: 22730 23973
ASSOCIATION OF TRAVEL AND NAUTICAL AGENTS OF SAMOS TEL: 22730 22116
ASSOCIATION OF ROOMS & APARTMENTS RENTAL SAMOS GREECE TEL.: 22730 23055
ASSOCIATION OF RENT A CAR & MOTORBIKES OF SAMOS TEL: 22730 23811


EMBASSIES:


Australia.
Embassy - Consulate
37 Dimitriou Soutsou str., 11521 Athens
Tel.: +30210645 0404, 2106447303, 210640 0615
Austria.
Embassy - Consulate
26 Alexandras Ave., 10683 Athens
Tel.:+302108211036, 2108216800, 2108827520
Belgium.
Embassy - Consulate
3 Sekeri str., 10671 Athens
Tel.: +302103617886-7
Canada.
Embassy - Consulate
4 I. Genadiou str., 11521 Athens
Tel.: +302107239511
Denmark.
Embassy
11 Vassilissis Sofias Ave., 10671 Athens Tel.: +302103608315
Finland.
Embassy
Eratosthenous 1 & Vassileos Konstantinou Ave., 11635 Athens Tel.: +302107010444, 2107011775, 2107514996, 2107516080
France.
Embassy
7 Vassilissis Sofias Ave., 10671 Athens
Tel.: +302103611663-5
Germany.
Embassy - Consulate
3 Karaoli Dimitriou str., 10675 Athens
Tel.: +302107285111
Iceland.
General Consulate
5 Paraschou str., 15452 P. Psichico - Athens
Tel.: +302106726154, 2108962555
Ireland.
Embassy - Consulate
7 Vassileos Konstantinou Ave., 10674 Athens
Tel.: +302107232771-2, 2107232405
Italy.
Embassy
2 Sekeri str, 10667 Athens
Tel.: +302103611722-3
Luxembourg.
Consulate
12 Platonos str., 18535 Piraeus
Tel.: +302104179515
Netherlands.
Embassy - Consulate
5-7 Vassileos Konstantinou Ave., 10674 Athens
Tel.: +302107239701-4
Norway.
Embassy
7 Vassileos Konstantinou Ave., 10674 Athens
Tel.: +302107246173-4
Portugal.
Embassy - Consulate
44 Karneadou str., 10676 Athens
Tel.: +302107290096, 2107290052
Spain.
Embassy
29 Vassilissis Sofias Ave., 10674 Athens
Tel.: +302107214885, 0107224242
Sweden.
Embassy
7 Vassileos Konstantinou Ave., 10674 Athens
Tel.: +302107290421
Switzerland.
Embassy - Consulate
2 Iassiou str., 11521 Athens
Tel.: +302107230364-6, 2107249208
United Kingdom
Embassy - Consulate
1 Ploutarhou Str., 10675 Athens
Tel.: +302107236211-9
USA
Embassy - Consulate
91 Vassilissis Sofias Ave. 11521 Athens
Tel.: +302107212951-9, 0107218400-1