Athens International Airport Taxi

Transferring by taxi from Athens Airport turns to be really easy, since it is located 30 kilometres (12 miles) at the east of the city centre; that means an average trip time of 35 minutes up to 40 minutes according to traffic.



Travellers should be warned that sometimes taxi drivers could be reticent in using the taximeter and therefore overcharge you. Our recommendation is to insist the driver to start the meter.


To avoid messy situations, it is better to known beforehand the flat fares to downtown Athens and deal with unpleasant situations such as the one described below.


A good choice is to book a taxi online and prepay. See below more information to pre-book a taxi at Athens Airport.


According to the Greek legislation, it is compulsory that drivers give to passengers the receipt of their trip. We recommend you to ask it in case the driver doesn’t give it to you, it could be useful in case you wish to make a complaint.



Taxis can be found at the designated area outside the Arrivals Level, Exit 3.



To pre-book a taxi, please, call the following number: SATA +30 210 5239524.

Opening hours: 24 hours.



Find below the taxi fares at Athens Airport:

There is a flat rate of € 38.00 to downtown (regular fare) and € 54.00 (night fare).

Regular fare is applied between 05.00 am and 00.00 am, while night fare from 00.00 am and 05.00 am.


For fares to further destinations, please check them out here.


Shared Rides

Shared ride service is available to those who wish to share a ride and pay a flat rate to certain destinations if multiple parties are available for the trip. Apps such as Uber may be useful to do so.



If you wish to transfer from and to Athens Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.


Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!