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Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos serves Athens, the capital city of Greece, and is the country's largest and busiest airport in Greece. It is located in the town of Sparta, 20 km from Athens. Athens Airport İCAO code is LGAV Airport. 

The airport, also known as Eleftherios Venizelos Airport, hosts approximately 26 million passengers per year according to 2019 data and is the 26th busiest airport in Europe. 

📍  Athens International Airport Some Flight Destinations:

In addition to domestic flights at Athens International Airport, 37 airlines serve direct flights to Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, and China. The busiest European destinations are London, Larnaca, Paris, Istanbul, and Rome. Tel Aviv, New York City, Doha, Cairo, and Dubai are mostly preferred for intercontinental journeys.

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Public Transfers Athens International Airport

Athens metro, suburban railway and buses can be used for Athens Airport transfer. Metro line 3 runs on the Nikaia - Airport route. For the underground link to the suburban train, it is necessary to go to Piraeus or Ano Liosia from Larissis Station.

Four different Athens Airport shuttle bus lines connect Athens and Piraeus to the airport. You can also travel to the surrounding major cities using regional buses from the airport terminal. You can use regional Athens Airport transportation buses and metro connections to reach the ports of Piraeus, Rafina, and Lavrio.

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Athens International Airport Private Transfer

Athens Airport is the Mediterranean's gateway to the world and welcomes busy passenger traffic at all times of the year. Instead of wasting time in the airport crowd and making an uncomfortable journey using public transfer from Athens Airport to the city center or to Piraeus Port, it is best to get a private transfer service. When saying private transfer, travelers may first think about Athens Airport taxi service. Taking a taxi from Athens Airport can be stressful as you get in a stranger's vehicle and do not know how much you will pay. 

  • If you want to start the trip with the cheap transfers and most experienced drivers of Athens, airporttransfer.com is at your service with its user-friendly web pages. 
  • Wherever you go from Athens Airport to the city center, to the airport hotels, to Syntagma Square or anywhere else airporttransfer.com drivers are at your service in Athens city. 
  • Enter your pick-up and drop-off locations, compare prices and book the most suitable option. Your private transfer will be waiting for you at Athens Airport El Venizelos arrivals
  • You can contact our experienced customer representatives 24/7 for all your questions about your reservation. By the way, all your transfer reservations are %100 refund-guaranteed. 

Most Popular Hotels Near Athens International Airport

DestinationDistanceEstimated Time
Holiday Inn Athens Attica12,7 km9 min.
Dolce by Wyndham Attica Riviera14,9 km20 min.
Avra Hotel Rafina29,8 km20 min.
Cabo Verde Hotel31,4 km31 min.
Ramada by Wyndham Attica Riviera31,6 km31 min.
Crowne Plaza Hotel Athens City Centre31,9 km29 min.
The Golden Age Hotel of Athens30,0 km30 min.
The Athens Gate Hotel33,9 km35 min.
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