Athens Airport Informational Guide to Athens Airport - Eleftherios Venizelos (ATH) - Non Official

Athens Airport Taxi

Taking the taxi at Athens Airport is a good option to move around. The average transfers time is 35 up to 40 minutes. 

security concerns

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 know beforehand the flat fares to downtown Athens and deal with unpleasant situations such as the one described above.

A good choice is to book a taxi online and prepaid.

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 for 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.

pre-booked taxi

To pre-book a taxi, please, call the following number:

SATA: +30 210 5239524.

Opening hours: 24 hours.


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

Daytime fare is applied between 05:00 am and 00:00 am while night fare from 00:00 am to 05:00 am.

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


Uber is available in Athens Airport. Passengers need to download the application to their smartphone in order to use that service. 



If you wish to transfer to and from 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!