The number of national daily newspapers in Greece was 68 in 1950 and it increased to 156 in 1965.[1]

Mid through the Greek financial crisis in 2016, on a national level there were 15 daily general interest, 11 daily sports, 4 daily business, 10 weekly and 16 Sunday newspapers in circulation.[2]

On a local level, almost all regions of Greece have a printed newspaper.

Below is a list of newspapers published in Greece.

Greek daily newspapers

Title Established Owner Sunday Edition Political orientation
Apogevmatini 1952 Apogevmatines Ekdoseis Monoprosopi AE Yes Conservatism
Avgi 1952 I Avgi Ekdotikos & Dimosiografikos Organismos SA Yes Left-wing
Dimokratia [3] 2010 Dimokratikos Typos SA Yes Centre-right
Efimerida ton Sintakton 2012 Anexartita Mesa Maziki Enimerosis SA No (a weekend edition is published on Saturday) Centre-left to Left-wing
Eleftheri Ora [4] 1981 ΜV Press Ltd Yes Right-wing
Eleftheros Typos 1916 SABD Ekdotiki SA Yes Liberal conservatism
Estia 1876 Estia Newspaper SA Yes Conservatism
Kathimerini 1919 Kathimerini Publishing SA Yes Liberal conservatism
Kontra News 2013 Kouris Media Group (in Greek) Yes Left-wing
O Logos [5] 1986 Neo Typografiki MIKE Yes Centre Left
Rizospastis 1916 Communist Party of Greece No (a weekend edition is published on Saturday) Communism
Ta Nea 1931 Alter Ego Media SA No (a weekend edition is published on Saturday) Centrism Centre Left
To Manifesto 2022 To Manifesto Front Page IKE No Centrism

Greek daily specialized content newspapers

Title Established Owner Sunday Edition Type
Naftemporiki 1924 Ζοfrank Holdings Co. Ltd. No Financial
Espresso [6] 2000 Estia Ependitiki SA No (a weekend edition is published on Saturday) Tabloid
Makeleio 2015 Makeleio Ltd (in Greek) No (a weekend edition is published on Saturday) Tabloid
On Time 2020 N/A No (a weekend edition is published on Saturday) Tabloid
Star Press [7] 2014 Ellinikos Typos SA No (a weekend edition is published on Saturday) Tabloid

Greek daily sports newspapers

Title Established Affiliation
Fos (in Greek) 1955 Olympiacos
Kokkinos Protathlitis 1998 Olympiacos
Livesport [8] 2012 Neutral
Metrosport [9] 2000 PAOK Aris
Ora ton Spor [10] 1991 AEK
SportDay (in Greek) 2005 Neutral
Sportime (online newspaper) [11] 1994 Neutral

Greek Weekly Newspapers

Greek Sunday newspapers

Title Established Owner Political orientation
Documento (in Greek) 2016 Documento Media MIKE Left Centre Left
Proto Thema 2005 Ekdoseis Proto Thema Ekdotiki SA Centrism
Real News 2008 Real Media SA [12] Center
To Vima Ths Kyriakhs 1922 Alter Ego Media SA Centrism Centre Left

Greek weekly political newspapers

Title
Dromos tis Aristeras
Epochi [13]
Karfitsa [14]
Makedonia
Mpam [15]
Parapolitika [16]
Prin
Sto Karfi [17]
To Paraskinio [18]
To Paron [19]
To Pοntiki (in Greek)
Vradyni

Greek weekly free press newspapers

Title Established Owner Type Day of publication
Athens Voice 2003 Fotis Georgeles Alternative weekly Thursday
Lifo 2005 Dyo Deka Ekdotiki SA Alternative weekly Thursday
Thessaloniki [20] 2019 Makedonia Enimerosi SA Alternative weekly

Greek weekly betting newspapers

Title
12X [21]
Kingbet [22]
Match Money [23]
Prognospor [24]
Provlepsis sto Periptero [25]

Greek weekly specialized content newspapers

Title Type
Apopsi [26] Financial
Efimerida Dimoprasion Financial
Echo Dimoprasion Financial
Oikonomiki Financial
Dimoprasiaki Financial
Eleftheros Kosmos Greek nationalism
Stochos National conservatism

Greek local and regional newspapers

Achaea

Arta

Attica (Athens / Piraeus)

Chania

Drama

Elia

Evia

Evritania

Fokida

Fthiotida

Heraklion Crete

Imathia

Ioannina

Karditsa

Kastoria

Kavala

Kilkis

Kozani

Laconia

Larissa

Lasithi

Lesvos

Magnisia

Messenia

Pieria

Preveza

Rhodes

Rodopi

Serres

Thessaloniki

Trikala

Viotia

Xanthi

Greek defunct newspapers

The following newspapers have terminated their printed versions. Some media groups have kept their titles active on-line.

General interest

24-Ores [87]
Adesmeftos Typos [88]
Aggelioforos Thessalonikis [89]
Akropolis
Avriani (in Greek)
City Press [90]
Documento (in Greek) [91]
Eleftherotypia
Ethnos [92]
Fileleftheros
Hora [93]
Mesimvrini (in Greek)
Nea Selida [94]
To Choni (in Greek)

Sports

Athltiki Icho (in Greek)
Derby [95]
Gavros (in Greek)
Filathlos (in Greek)
Gata [96]
Goal News[97]
Prasini [98]
Scorelive [99]

Financial

Imerisia (in Greek)
Isotimia (in Greek)
Kerdos [100]
Express (in Greek)

English

Athens News

See also

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