Port and harbour details
Latitude: 40º 38' N
Longitude: 22º 56' N
UN/LOCODE: GRSKG
Port type: Seaport
Port size: Medium
Harbour type: Coastal Breakwater
Harbour size: Medium
Harbour opening: from 00:00 to 00:00
Restrictions on arrival/departure time: No
Entrance channel: Orientation: 45
Width: 5000
Draught: 25
Tidal movement/range: no
Maximum ship dimension per berth
Length: 370 meters
Width: no limit meters
Draught:  8mtr, >8mtr with the use of 4 pontoons (2x(6x20mtr))
Air Draught: no limit meters
Quays & Berthing
Ship stay minimum: no limit hours
Ship stay maximum: no limit hours
Number of quays: 3
Total length of quays: 630 meters
Quay depth: max 8.7mtr, min 8mtr
Number of passenger terminals: 1
Combined passenger terminals with Ro-Ro or others: no
Anchorage
Available: Yes
Anchorage distance from the pier/terminal or tender moored: 1.2 nautical miles
Compulsory: No
Clearance
Port in Schengen area: Yes
Clearance time: 0:30 hours
Procedure: All passports checked: Yes
All passports stamped: No
Passports to be collected prior to arrival
Passengers may go ashore with ship’s ID: Yes
Services
Pilotage: Available: Yes
Compulsory: Yes
Advisable: Yes
Tugs: Available: Yes
Compulsory: No
Number of tugs available: 10
Maximum power available:
Assist: Yes
Salvage: Yes
Notice required: Yes
Ship repair: No
Banking at pier: Yes
Car valet parking: Yes
Supplies
Water: Yes
Provisions: Yes
Fuel oil: Intermediate: Yes
Heavy: Yes
Diesel oil: Yes
Natural gas/LNG: No
Waste disposal
Garbage: Yes
Toxic/special waste: Yes
Bilge/sludge waters: Yes
Grey/black waters: Yes
Environment
Restrictions on washing the ship’s hull: No
Restrictions on painting the ship’s hull: No
Restrictions on the use of incinerators: Yes
Restrictions on the use of the whistle No
Recycling facilities: Yes
Construction projects underway:

partial refurbishment of the passenger terminal building

New Information signs

 

 

Construction projects financed:

partial refurbishment of the passenger terminal building

New Information signs

 

 

Construction projects planned:

A new bus stop inside the port, next to the passenger terminal

Complete reconstruction of the passenger terminal building

Exploitation of the port's second pier as a new cruise terminal

Security
ISPS certificate, part A present: Yes
ISPS certificate, part B present: Yes
Port facility security office contact info: Contact Person: Mr. George Gontis
Title: Port Facility Security Officer
Phone number: +(30) 2310593370 - Ext:
Email: ggontis@thpa.gr
Number of Luggage Scanners: 2
Number of Hand Luggage Scanners: 2
Number of Metal Detectors: 1
Fences: Yes
Shore Guards upon request: Yes
Macedonia Passenger Terminal
Services at terminal building  
Tourist information desk (for passengers) : Yes
Information desk (for crew): Yes
Lounge room: No
Crew room: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Telephone, internet and other communication services: Yes
Bank/Foreign exchange: Yes
Post: No
Pharmacy: No
Shops - souvenirs: Yes
Bar/Restaurant: Yes
Security X-ray, metal detectors: Yes
Baggage handling: Yes
Baggage storage: Yes
Accessibility  
Visible signage: Yes
Wheelchair access: Yes
Pedestrian paths: Yes
Lifts: No
Escalators: No
Assistance upon request: Yes
Cruise Terminal
Shuttle services: No
Taxis: Yes
Public transport: Yes city bus
Parking for cruise passengers: Yes
Number of long-stay parking places (within 2 km from nearest berth): No
Number of short-stay parking places near berths: No
Shorex buses parking: Yes
Number of spaces: 50
Distance from ship: 130
Private cars until pier for persons with reduced mobility: No
Distances  
City centre: 1-5 km
A pedestrian path to the city is available: Yes (10 minutes)
Shuttle bus available: No
Railway station: 1,6 km
Airport: 15 km
Top 3 tourist destinations  
White Tower 1,5
Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki 2
Aghios Dimitrios Church 1,7
Dock 3
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise Terminal
Berth length: 200 m
Berth draught: 8
Cruise-dedicated: Yes
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: No
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time): 700
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses: 370
Number of check-in desks: 6
Number of cabin luggage scanners: 2
Number of hand luggage scanners: 2
Number of metal detectors: 1
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: 10 m
Types: other (tyres)
Dimensions: 1,5 diameter
Bollards: Yes
Average distance between bollards: 16,5 m
Capacity: 40 (safe working load) t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: Yes
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Macedonia Passenger Terminal
Dock 4-8
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise Terminal
Berth length: 400 m
Berth draught: 8
Cruise-dedicated: Yes
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: No
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time): 1800
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses: 120
Number of check-in desks: 6
Number of cabin luggage scanners: 2
Number of hand luggage scanners: 2
Number of metal detectors: 1
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: 8,9 m
Types: other (tyres)
Dimensions: 1,5 diameter
Bollards: Yes
Average distance between bollards: 22 m
Capacity: 40 (safe working load) t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: Yes
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Macedonia Passenger Terminal
Dock 9
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise Terminal
Berth length: 230 m
Berth draught: 8,6
Cruise-dedicated: No
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: Yes
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time): 1800
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses: 400
Number of check-in desks: 6
Number of cabin luggage scanners: 2
Number of hand luggage scanners: 2
Number of metal detectors: 1
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: 10 m
Types: other (tyres)
Dimensions: 1,5 diameter
Bollards: Yes
Average distance between bollards: 17,7 m
Capacity: 40 (safe working load) t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: Yes
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Macedonia Passenger Terminal
Dock 3
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise Terminal
Berth length: 200 m
Berth draught: 8
Cruise-dedicated: Yes
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: No
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time): 700
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses: 370
Number of check-in desks: 6
Number of cabin luggage scanners: 2
Number of hand luggage scanners: 2
Number of metal detectors: 1
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: 10 m
Types: other (tyres)
Dimensions: 1,5 diameter
Bollards: Yes
Average distance between bollards: 16,5 m
Capacity: 40 (safe working load) t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: Yes
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Macedonia Passenger Terminal
Dock 4-8
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise Terminal
Berth length: 400 m
Berth draught: 8
Cruise-dedicated: Yes
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: No
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time): 1800
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses: 120
Number of check-in desks: 6
Number of cabin luggage scanners: 2
Number of hand luggage scanners: 2
Number of metal detectors: 1
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: 8,9 m
Types: other (tyres)
Dimensions: 1,5 diameter
Bollards: Yes
Average distance between bollards: 22 m
Capacity: 40 (safe working load) t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: Yes
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Macedonia Passenger Terminal
Dock 9
Location (pier or quay name) Cruise Terminal
Berth length: 230 m
Berth draught: 8,6
Cruise-dedicated: No
Ferry-dedicated: No
Passenger ships: Yes
Commercial/Cargo: No
Berth reservations process: Booking in advance
Shore gangway: No
Shore gangway type:  
Throughput rate (pax/time): 1800
Approximate distance from ship at berth to the excursion busses: 400
Number of check-in desks: 6
Number of cabin luggage scanners: 2
Number of hand luggage scanners: 2
Number of metal detectors: 1
Infrastructure  
Fenders: Yes
Average distance between fenders: 10 m
Types: other (tyres)
Dimensions: 1,5 diameter
Bollards: Yes
Average distance between bollards: 17,7 m
Capacity: 40 (safe working load) t
Storm bollard available: No
Passenger terminal building: Yes
Type: Building
Name of terminal building: Macedonia Passenger Terminal
Year Total Pax Total Calls
2018 1.502 5
2017 2.424 4
2016 18.876 23
2015 26.356 35
2014 19.720 31
2013 14.591 18
2012 8.004 11
2011 11.520 19
2010 16.036 22
Emergency Information  
International Code: 0030
Country Code: 0030
City Code: 2310
Fire Brigade: 199
Ambulance: 166
Police: 100
Harbour Master and/or Coast Guard: 2313-325821

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