When exiting Athens Airport you will find athens airport taxi waiting between Exit 2 and Exit 3 at the arrival level. You should get in the queue and when your turn comes, the policeman in charge for the queue will signal you to get into the next available taxi. The fare from Athens airport to Athens centre is fixed:
– Day time (05:00-24:00) 35 €
– Night time (24:00-05:00) 50 €
The price includes everything. Luggage charge, tolls fee, VAT, meter start, airport charge etc. So, you don’t have to pay anything more than the above. Still the taxi driver has to start the meter in case you decide to change destination and your drop-up point is not in Athens centre. The same fixed fares apply when you pick a taxi from Athens centre to go to the airport.
Taxi in Athens. With more than 13,000 taxis in Athens, it’s easy and fast to find one. There are many taxi companies in the city, but the prices of all are determined by the Ministry of Transport.
If you want to explore the city comfortably or have limited time available, the taxi is a very good choice for you. You have the option of stopping a taxi on the road by reaching out to the nearest taxi track, calling one of many local taxi drivers, or using a taxi app from your phone. Fall flag – €1.29 Minimum Fee – €3.47
Taxi prices in Athens Although there are many Taxi companies in Athens, they all operate on regulated charges. All taxis in the city operate by a taximeter and calculate the final price based on distance. It is worth mentioning that there are two different rates during the day (Single Rate – 05:00 to 24:00) and the night (Double Rate – 24:00 to 05:00).
This will always be displayed on the taximeter screen. Fall flag – €1.29 Billing/km day (05:00 to 24:00) – €0.74 Bill/Km Night (24:00 to 05:00) – €1.29 Taxis in Athens charge extra for each baggage of over $10kg (€ 0.43), for transport from the airport (€ 4.72), wait for one hour (€ 11.81), holiday travel (€ 1-2) and transportation from a train station, bus or port (€1.18).
For other destinations the taxi driver must start the meter and charge accordingly. Indicative prices are given below. To calculate the exact fare check the fares section.
Approximate Taxi Fares from Athens Airport
|Athens Airport||Athens Center||35 €||50 €||20 min|
|Athens Airport||Piraeus Port||47 €||65 €||45 min|
|Athens Airport||Rafina Port||35 €||50 €||20 min|
|Athens Airport||Lavrio Port||47 €||70 €||30 min|
|Athens Airport||Glyfada||32 €||40 €||20 min|
|Athens Airport||Loutraki||150 €||220 €||1h 30 min|
|Athens Airport||Peristeri||40 €||60 €||35 min|
|Athens Airport||Pallini||26 €||37 €||15 min|
|Athens Airport||Pilio or Volos||350 €||520 €||2h 30 min|
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