Athens Airport Taxis

All Information for Taxi Fees and Prices, Taxi Stands and Popular Routes

Taxi Transfer from Athens Airport

If you want to travel in comfort without struggling through overcrowded public means of transportation or worrying about the safety of your personal belongings, then Athens airport taxis are ideal for you! A comfortable, air-conditioned taxi will transfer you to your destination in the heart of Athens in approximately 35-40 minutes depending on the traffic levels. 

Make sure the taxi driver has reset the taximeter when entering your cab and always ask for a receipt at the end of your journey. Furthermore, always pick a taxi from the official taxi rank and avoid random individuals offering transfer services. 

However, if you want to stay away from any worries about your transfer, you should pre-book your taxi ride. In that way, you will secure fixed prices and you will have your taxi waiting for you just outside the airport. 

Pre-Booked Taxi Contact Number: +30 2105239524

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Athens Airport Taxi to Hotel

Whether your hotel lies in Athens city center or any other area of the city, an Athens airport taxi is the ideal choice for your transfer from Athens airport. Airport taxis are queuing up at the airport taxi rank, ready to drive you to your accommodation in comfort and ease. Thereby, you won’t have to worry about losing your way in the city’s streets or checking-in late to your hotel. In any case, you should always have your accommodation’s name and address written down to avoid any miscommunication with your taxi driver.

Athens Airport Taxi Fares

Athens airport taxis offer a set fare for the journey from Athens airport to the center of Athens. Thus, during the day shift (05:00 am – 00:00 am) the taxi ride will cost you 38€ while during the nighttime the price will rise to 54€. 

If your final destination is beyond the city center, you should keep in mind that the base taxi fee is 1.29€ and the price per kilometer 0.74€. However, if you are going to travel during the night shift, although the base fee will be the same (1.29€), the charge per kilometer will be 1.29€.

Take a look at the taxi fares to the most popular destinations in Athens:


FromToDaytime PriceNight time PriceDuration
Athens Airport Athens City Center
38€54€40 min
Athens AirportPiraeus Port54€70€75 min
Athens AirportRafina Port38€54€30 min
Athens AirportLavrio Port50€60€40 min
Athens AirportLarissa Train Station38€54€35 min
Athens AirportKifissos KTEL38€54€30 min

Athens Airport Taxi Rank

The official taxi rank of El. Venizelos is located just outside the Arrivals Level. Simply take Exit 3 and you will find the Athens airport taxis queuing up in front of you.


Are there taxis at Athens airport?

Taxis are available around the clock at Athens airport. Therefore, whenever you land at El. Venizelos, you will easily find a cab waiting just outside the Arrivals Level.

How do I get a taxi from Athens airport?

The official taxi rank is located just outside exit 3 of the Arrivals Level. However, it is always recommended to book your taxi in advance to secure the best prices and avoid waiting in line during peak hours.