Welcome to Athens! You have just arrived at one of the fastest-growing airports in the world. Since its opening in 2001, the multi-awarded Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” has continuously enriched its network with new carriers and destinations and is now officially ranked among the leading 25 airports in Europe.

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The airport today

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Whether you’re arriving or departing, you’ll find a terrific mix of useful passenger features and consumer temptations - from sophisticated shopping arcades to gourmet Greek experiences, internet islands and cultural events. There’s even a Retail Park right outside the airport, easily accessible via Express Airport Bus. Our Athens Airport Guide has all the highlights.

Athens Airport Guide

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