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sueks Sep 25th, 2016 12:55 PM

Athens, Greece--transfer from airport to downtown hotel
 
We are two ladies arriving about 6 pm into Athens airport. Been reading about bus and metro but want to be safer than public transportation. Thinking taxi or private transfer to get to out hotel near Lycabettus hill. Recommendations please. Is there a flat rate taxi fee from the airport to hotel? Can we trust the taxi, I've been reading a lot of negative. Thank you.

HappyTrvlr Sep 25th, 2016 03:15 PM

Yes, there is a flat rate for taxis from airport to downtown, central Athens. We never had any problems with taxis from the airport or in Athens

sueks Sep 25th, 2016 06:46 PM

Where can I find the fixed prices on a taxi please?

greg Sep 25th, 2016 06:59 PM

At Athens airport site:
https://www.aia.gr/traveler/access-a...and-limousine/

TexasAggie Sep 25th, 2016 07:45 PM

We've never had difficulty with a taxi to/from the airport and central Athens either. It's been a few years since we were in Athens, but there is a set rate.

travelerjan Sep 26th, 2016 05:09 AM

The fixed price taxi currently is €38, it covers tolls, luggage charge etc. If u feel like adding a tip on top, 1-2E, fine; Greeks don't necessarily do that.


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