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Have a Travel Emergency?
If you have a travel emergency and need immediate assistance during the weekend or after regular business hours, please call our emergency number: (202) 345-4943. Please don't hesitate to call if you really need help right now - that's what we are here for!
ENTRY/EXIT REQUIREMENTS: A tourist passport with at least three month's validity is required, but no visa is needed for tourist or business stays of up to three months. That three month period begins when one enters any of the Schengen countries: Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, and Sweden.
COUNTRY DESCRIPTION: Greece is a developed and stable democracy with a modern economy.
REGISTRATION / EMBASSY LOCATION: Americans living or traveling in Greece are encouraged to register with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate through the State Department's travel registration web site and to obtain updated information on travel and security within Greece. Americans without Internet access may register directly with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate. By registering, American citizens make it easier for the Embassy or Consulate to contact them in case of emergency. The U.S. Embassy in Athens is located at 91 Vasilissis Sophias Boulevard, tel: (30) (210) 721-2951. The U.S. Consulate General in Thessaloniki is located at Plateia Commercial Center, 43 Tsimiski Street, 7th floor, tel: (30) (2310) 242-905. The Embassy's web site is http://athens.usembassy.gov/. The e-mail address for the Consular Section is firstname.lastname@example.org. The web site for the U.S. Consulate General Thessaloniki is http://thessaloniki.usconsulate.gov/. The Consulate's e-mail address is email@example.com