Terminal Drop-Off Charge

A £5 charge now applies to vehicles dropping off passengers at the designated drop-off zones, located directly outside the terminals. Discounts and exemptions will apply. Free drop-off will be available at the Long Stay car parks.

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Face coverings remain mandatory at Heathrow

Face coverings are mandatory at the airport and we encourage everyone to wear one at all times, unless they’re exempt. Passengers can purchase face coverings at several retailers at the airport including Boots and WHSmith. 

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  • Athens International 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
    Contacts:

    Tel: +30 21 353 0000.

    Transfer to the City:

    Metro Line 3 connects the airport with central Athens and four public bus routes link the facility to destinations in the greater area of Athens and Piraeus. Travellers can find transport 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.

    Facilities:

    The airport has 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.

    Parking:

    Short and long-term parking is available in the airport. Short-term parking is on the arrivals level and costs €4.50 for the first hour (up to 20 minutes are free), while long-term parking is found across the access road in P3. Long-term parking costs €13 for the first day and €50 for a week. Long-term parking is connected to the terminal by a free shuttle.