Tunnels at Tempe to close overnight on Tuesday-Thursday for maintenance work

The three tunnels (T1, T2, T3) at Tempe Pass on Greece’s A1 Motorway will close overnight in both directions from Tuesday to Thursday (March 1) for maintenance work and an upgrade of the electronic systems, Thessaly police directorate said in a press release.

According to the managing company, Aegean Motorway, the tunnels will close to traffic at 22:00 and reopen at 06:00 the next morning.

Traffic for both directions (towards Athens and Thessaloniki) will be diverted to the Evangelismos -Leptokaryas motorway, through the Tempe Valley.