Athens Airport (ATH)

Airport Overview:

Opened in March 2001, the Athens Airport was voted as the European Airport of the year in 2004 by International Air Transport Association (IATA). It serves the city of Athens and the region of Attica. The airport is the major hub of Aegean Airlines as well as Greece's state owned airline, Olympic Airlines. 


1-800-Fly-Europe offers discounted rates on car rentals at the Athens Airport, as well as locations in downtown Athens.

Discounted rates are also offered on airport transfer and chauffeur services in Athens. 

Taxis depart from outside Arrivals in the main terminal.

Several bus routes connect the airport with the city and the port of Piraeus 24 hours a day.

Airport Hotels:

The Holiday Inn, situated on Attica Avenue offers free shuttle service to and from the Airport.

1-800-Fly-Europe offers discounted rates on hotels at the Athens airport, as well as downtown Athens and all throughout Europe.

Information Desks:

The tourist information desk is located in the Arrivals area of the main Terminal. The 24 hour line is (0) 210 327 1000. 

Airport Facilities:

Money: The main terminal has banks, ATMs, bureau de change and automatic exchange machines.

Eating and Drinking: Bars and restaurants are located in the main Terminal. Olive Tree Café, McDonalds, Grigoris for Greek are a few that are listed. There are also coffee shops such as Kafenio and Acafe.

Disabled Facilities: The airport terminal offers many disabled facilities including adapted walkways, disabled toilets, electric cars and wheelchairs, and dedicated check-in counters.

Business Facilities: PCs, Internet access, fax machines, printers, scanners and office supplies are all available in the business center.

Other services: First Aid, baby changing facilities and a pharmacy is in the Athens Airport.

Athens Airport MapIATA code: ATH

Telephone: +30 (0) 210 353 0000/1

Athens Eleftherios International Airport
Administration Building 17
Spata 19019

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