ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE

BY AIR

The award-winning Athens International Airport, Eleftherios Venizelos, has been serving Greece's capital since its opening to the public on March 28th, 2001. Its stellar design has -according to surveys- made it one of the world's leading airports in overall passenger satisfaction for the last fourteen years and Europe's fastest growing airport.

At the crossroads of Europe, Africa and the Middle East, Athens is a city that is easily accessible from virtually any point of departure. Flights from major airport hubs in London, Berlin, Paris, New York, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Zurich, Rome, Milan, Larnaca and Dubai come in daily and frequently.

Located 33 km (20 miles) southeast of Athens, it is easily accessible via Attiki Odos, a major highway constituting the Athens City Ring Road. Public transport to Athens and the port of Piraeus is provided by the metro, express airport bus connections, taxi and high-speed rail.

Arrivals/Departures & General Information: +302103530000

Website: www.aia.gr

BY ROAD

Athens can be reached by road via Western Balkan countries, Bulgaria, Albania and Turkey.

BY SEA

There are daily ferryboat connections from Italy (Ancona, Bari and Brindisi, Venice and Trieste) to Patras the second largest port of entry to Greece; approximately 220 km (135 miles) from Athens. The Middle East is accessible via the port of Volos.

Visit: Ports
Browse: Ferry Companies

BY TRAIN

The main railway network of Greece currently provides links between Athens and Northern and Southern Greece  to the rest of Europe through the Western Balkan countries and Bulgaria.

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