The route

EuroAfrica Interconnector route

The EuroAfrica Interconnector will start near Damietta in Egypt and take the sub-sea route to Cyprus where it will connect at the Kofinou station. From there it will head west and take a sub-sea route to Korakia point in Crete, Greece and from there continue to Attica, mainland Greece.

The EuroAfrica Interconnector will be 1707 kilometres in length (Egypt-Cyprus 310 km; Cyprus-Crete 879 km; Crete-Attica 329 km). Its lowest sub-sea point will be 3,000 metres below sea-level.

EuroAfrica Interconnector route