Reliable Athens Airport transfers and taxis
Nothing says vacation like hopping into an air-conditioned vehicle that will take you directly to your hotel in comfort and style. Avoid the complicated, hot and crowded public transportation by booking an airport taxi for your transfer from Athens Airport.
From the very moment you step off the plane at Athens Airport, you’ll see your driver waiting for you at the arrivals gate holding a sign with your name on it. Not only that but all of our Athens Airport taxi drivers receive live updates on your plane’s arrival time, so even if you’re delayed, your driver will be there when you are at no extra cost.
After you’ve been greeted by your English-speaking driver, they’ll help you with your luggage and lead you to your pre-selected vehicle so you can begin your private Athens Airport transfer. Throughout your journey, your friendly driver will answer any questions you may have about the city and recommend some hidden local gems for you to check out during your stay. All that’s left for you to do is relax and enjoy your scenic ride into Athens.
You can still book a ride with Welcome Pickups within the city, or hail an Athens taxi from the street, through an app, or call one of the many radio taxi companies.
Hand picked & english speaking drivers
Same price as a regular Taxi from the line
Drivers are always on time
24/7 Email & Phone support
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Our Welcome Airport taxi fleet
Is there anything worse than arriving in a new country, excited to explore and then your group has to split up? At Welcome Pickups, we know the importance of keeping everyone together so there are no complications. This is why we have different-sized Athens Airport taxis on hand to fit every group size. Travelling with a group of 4? One of our stylish Sedans will do the trick. Is your group a little larger (up to 8 people)? Then you will all fit comfortably into one of our spacious minivans.
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Directions for your transfer from Athens Airport
Athens Airport (ATH) is named after Eleutherios Venizelos who was a strong political figure and benefactor of the aviation industry. The airport of Athens is the largest and busiest airport in all of Greece. Athens Airport is located approximately 35 km away from the city centre, taking 25 minutes with an Athens Airport taxi.
Your taxi ride will begin by following Attiki Odos to Periferiaki Imittou until you reach Avenue Alimou Katechaki. Once there, your driver will use the local streets, to reach the exact location of your hotel in the city centre.
Athens International Airport “El. Venizelos”
- Address: Attiki Odos, Spata 190 04
- Contact: +30 210 353 0000 | [email protected]
Taking an Athens Airport taxi to the city centre
Forget about navigating complicated public transportation or standing in queues in the hot Greek sun impatient to get to your hotel. Instead, opt for a hassle-free private transfer from Athens Airport.
With a pre-booked Athens Airport transfer, you can leave your worries at home and be sure that all of your needs will be taken care of from the moment you land.
Flat-rate fee for your Athens Airport transfer
Taking an airport taxi to Athens is charged using a flat-rate fee. The 35-minute journey from the airport to the city centre will cost you €40 during the day and €55 at night. However, it’s important to keep in mind that as these prices are decided by a taxi syndicate, they are subject to inflation during the high season and extra charges for things such as excess luggage and waiting times.
To secure a guaranteed fixed fare with no hidden fees, we recommend booking your Athens Airport transfer in advance and treating yourself to our 24/7 customer service and plenty of travel extras.
The benefits of booking a Welcome Airport taxi
Booking your Athens Airport transfer with Welcome Pickups is just the beginning. Apart from our world-class customer service, unbeatable prices and fully personalised travel experiences, we are also there to make your visit more enjoyable and less hectic, so you can experience the vast array of attractions in Athens.
For example, you can pre-book your “Skip-the-line” tickets for some of the top attractions such as the fascinating Acropolis Museum or the lavish Museum of Cycladic Art and have them hand-delivered to you by your driver on the day of your pickup. Welcome offers private experiences from our hand-picked 5-star local providers at extremely competitive prices.
So you can explore more of the city, we also offer exciting Sightseeing Tours in and around Athens that are fully customisable. Depending on your time and interests, you pick the stops, your driver, and the length of your tour.