Athens Airport Guide
- Full name: Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport
- Location: The airport is situated 20 miles (33km) southeast of Athens city centre.
- Time: GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in March and last Sunday in October).
Tel: +30 210 353 0000.
- Transfer to the City:
Metro Line 3 connects the airport with central Athens. The airport is also served by four public bus routes, which connect to destinations in the greater area of Athens and Piraeus, with buses running frequently day and night. Athens International is also connected to Athens Central Railway Station (Larissis Station) by the Suburban Rail line.
- Car rental:
Avis, Hertz, Budget, Enterprise and Sixt are all represented at the airport.
The airport features banks and ATMs, currency exchange services, a tax refund desk, travel agencies, conference facilities, a business centre, a tourist information desk, numerous shops and restaurants, and a food court.
There is short and long-term parking available in the airport; short-term parking is on the arrivals level and costs €3.80 for the first hour (up to 20 minutes are free), while long-term parking is found across the access road in P3 and costs €13 for the first day and €50 for a week. Long-term parking is connected to the terminal by a free shuttle.
- Departure tax: €12.15 (international), €8.51 (domestic). A security fee of €1.52 is also charged.
- Website: www.aia.gr