By Train -- There are usually about five daily trains from Athens's Larissa station (tel. 210/821-3882) to Larissa and then on to the Kalambaka station (tel. 24320/22-451). Allow at least 8 hours for the Athens-Kalambaka trip.

By Bus -- Seven buses run daily to Trikkala from the Athens terminal at 260 Liossion (tel. 210/831-1434 or 210/831-7153). Allow at least 8 hours for the Athens-Kalambaka trip. Buses leave frequently from Trikkala (tel. 24310/73-130) for Kalambaka (tel. 24320/22-432). Several buses a day connect Kalambaka and the Meteora monasteries.

By Car -- From Athens, take the Athens-Thessaloniki National Highway north to Lamia; from Lamia, take the highway northwest to Kalambaka. From Delphi, take the Lamia-Karditsa-Trikkala-Kalambaka Highway north. Allow at least 6 hours for the Athens-Kalambaka trip.

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