Event for the presentation of a new passenger rights information campaign

The European Commission is launching a new campaign to inform the many people gearing up to travel this summer about their passenger rights, and how to claim them if needed.

From 25 to 28 June, launch events will take place in Brussels, Athens-Piraeus and Sofia and an air passenger rights information day will be held in Warsaw.

At the Athens–Piraeus Port Terminal event on Thursday, 27 June, the keynote speaker was Mr. Fotis Karamitsos, Director at the Directorate-General Mobility and Transport of the Commission.

Mr. Mr. Dimitrios Markou, Director of ECC-Greece and deputy president of Hellenic Consumers Ombudsman presented the maritime passenger rights and obligations according to the amended law 3709/2008.