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How to get in touch with Eleftherios Venizelos - Athens International Airport. With up-to-the minute flight information and links to bus, taxi, lost property and airport information...

Athens International airport, Eleftherios Venizelos, is served by over 60 airlines with weekly scheduled flights to 110 destinations worldwide.

It is located in Spata, about 27 Km east of Athens city centre.

Athens International Airport
Information Athens International Airport information desk and website Tel: 210 353 0000
Real time flight information Website
Public Transport & Airport Access
Transport There is a wide range of public transport operating 24/7 between the airport and the city centre
Express bus lines X93: intercity bus terminal Kifissos
X94: metro stop "Ethniki Amyna"
X95: Syntagma square
X96: Piraeus
X97: metro stop Dafni
Regional buses KTEL buses connect the airport with Rafina, Markopoulo, Lavrio, Kalyvia and Keratea Website
Metro Line 3 (Egaleo - Athens International Airport) connects the city centre with the airport. It takes around 40 minutes from Syntagma station Website
Suburban railway Connects Athens International airport with Larissa Station, the port of Pireaus and Corinth in the Peloponnese Tel: 210 527 2000
Taxis Available 24/7 at the Arrivals level at Exit 3. Rates are fixed, with extra charges for after hours service Information
Taxi Complaints Centre Taxi Complaints Centre A passenger may demand a receipt stating the taxi's identification number (or licence plate number), the driver's name, the price charged and the points of departure and arrival
Weekdays 08:00-22:00, Saturdays 08:30-20:00
Tel: 1019
Parking Short and long term parking are available, with a total of 7,160 parking places. Parking P1 and P2 offer 20 minutes of free parking Information

To calculate parking fees Click here
Car Rental General information from the airport website Information
Avis Tel: 210 353 0578
Budget Tel: 210 353 0553
Europcar Tel: 210 353 0580
Hertz Tel: 210 353 4900
National Car Rental / Alamo Tel: 210 353 3323
Sixt Tel: 210 353 0576
Airport Services and Facilities
Airlines Airlines flying to Athens International Airport Information
Airport Police Located at the Arrivals Level Tel: 210 353 6919
Lost Property For items lost in the main terminal, contact the Lost Property Office, operated by the Hellenic Police (Arrivals level). For property left on an aircraft contact the airline directly Tel: 210 353 0515 (24/7)
Left baggage counters Baggage can be left securely at the airport's Left Baggage counter, operated by Pacific Travel Services. The counter is open 24 hours a day Tel: 210 3530 160
Airport facilities Banks, currency exchange, post office, Internet and e-services, baby rooms, children's entertainment area Information
Facilities for the disabled Facilities include parking spaces near the terminal, wheelchair ramps, elevators, waiting areas, telephones and Internet access at wheelchair level, adapted toilets Information
WiFi access Wireless Internet Zone (WIZ) is a free, 24/7 web portal in the Athens International Airport with flight information, news, shopping and TV and video services. Includes 45 minutes free Internet access. Airport has several free Internet access points and a business centre Information

Airport taxis

Fixed taxi rate applies for journeys to and from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos, within the ring formed by the following avenues and streets:

  • Alexandras avenue, Zacharof, Messogeion, Fidippidou, Michalakopoulou, Spyrou Merkouri, Vryaxidos, Ymittou, Ilia Iliou, Amv. Frantzi, Syngrou avenue, Chamosternas, Pireos, Iera Odos, Konstantinoupoleos, Achilleos, Karaiskaki square, Karolou, Marni, 28th October (Patission), Alexandras

The price (2011) includes tax, luggage, and Attica Road tolls:

  • €35 between 05:00-00:00 (single tariff)
  • €50 between 00:00-05:00 (double tariff)
    Note: If the start time and end of the route is earlier or later than 05:00 or 00:00, the price is determined by the time of arrival at destination