The project involves the works for the upgrading of the railway corridor Piraeus – Athens – Tris Gefires, approximately 13.5 km long, of the railway stations in the section (including the main Athens Railway Station), as well as the installation of a modern electrification system.
The project aims at the modernization of the railway corridor Piraeus – Tris Gefires, contributing to an increase in its capacity, so as to be able to undertake both the suburban and Intercity traffic.
Project Stage: Completed project.
Funding: Regional Operational Program (ROP) Attica 2007-2013 and National Funds.
Project Cost: 8.5 mil. Euros
Milestones: Construction start: 2015
Electrified operation of Athens Railway Station: 07-2017
Section length: 13.5 km
Design speed: 80 kph