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Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH)

Full Airport Name

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport


Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Administering Architecture 17, Spata 19019, Greece

Airport Code


Country Code



(0)210 353 0000 or 353 0001


(0)10 353 0001



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT + 2 (GMT + 3 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 33km (20 miles) southeast of Athens

Transfer Amid Terminals

An underground aisle connects the Capital Terminal with the Satellite Terminal.

Driving Directions

The airport is attainable via Attiki Odos, the Athens arena road.

Car Parking

There are spaces for about 4,700 cars at the airport. Short-term car parks P1 and P2 are amid aloof alfresco the Arrivals halls of the Capital Terminal. Long-term car esplanade P3 is affiliated to the Capital Terminal architecture via a address shuttle bus and by a banal arch over the capital road. Parking is chargeless for 20 account in all car parks. Valet parking account is additionally attainable (tel: (0)210 353 4260).

Car Hire

Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National/Alamo and Sixt are all represented. They are amid in Arrivals in the Capital Terminal.

Public Transport

Rail: A ablaze railway account is planned amid the Athens busline and the capital railway base to the airport afore the 2004 Olympic Games. Road: Taxi: Taxis leave from alfresco the Arrivals akin of the Capital Terminal Building. Limousine: Limousines are attainable on request. Bus: Several bus routes affix the airport with Athens and Piraeus circadian 24 hours. Some affix with the metro. Two KTEL accurate casework run amid the airport and Markopoulo and Rafina. Coach: KTEL drillmaster casework run to Lavrio, Kalyvia and Keratea; coaches abandon from the Arrivals akin of the Capital Terminal, abreast aperture 5.

Information and Help Desks

The airport advice band operates circadian 24 hours (tel: (0)210 353 0000). The Greek National Tourist Organisation (tel: (0)210 327 1000) is amid in the Arrivals breadth of the Capital Terminal and can accommodate advice on tourism, hotels, transportation, attractions, airport arcade and appointment facilities.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: The Capital Terminal has banks, bureaux de change, automated barter machines and ATMs, as able-bodied as a column office. Address telephones are amid throughout the airport. Eating and drinking: Most restaurants and confined are amid in the Capital Terminal. Shopping: Shops, which are concentrated in the Capital Terminal, accommodate duty-free. Luggage: Left-luggage (tel: (0)210 353 0352) and a absent acreage appointment (tel: (0)210 353 0000) are amid in Arrivals in the Capital Terminal. A porter account is attainable 24 hours (tel: (0)210 353 0100). Other facilities: Therese accommodate aboriginal aid and babyish alteration rooms, and a pharmacy.

Conference and Business Facilities

The IT&T Business Centre (tel: (0)210 353 6416) has offices able with desktop PCs, Internet access, telephones, archetype and fax machines, laser and colour printers, scanners and appointment supplies; the centre additionally has one appointment room. In addition, there are affair apartment to appoint from the airport ability and administering administration (tel: (0)210 353 6318). Appointment accessories are additionally attainable at the Sofitel Athens Airport Hotel (tel: (0)210 354 4000).

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Facilities at the airport accommodate calmly attainable and argument telephones, disabled toilets, acclimatized walkways and lifts for visually-impaired travellers, committed check-in counters and blow areas, lifts, Braille signage, concrete flooring, and an anxiety arrangement to active visually and hearing-impaired cartage in case of emergency. Electric cars are attainable to carriage disabled cartage amid the two terminals, and there are about 90 disabled car parking spaces at the airport. Disabled cartage should acquaint the airline of any appropriate abetment and needs, above-mentioned to travel.


The Sofitel Athens Airport Hotel (tel: (0)210 354 4000) is amid abutting to the Arrivals and Departure halls of the Capital Terminal, and the Satellite Terminal.