How do I get from Athens airport to Piraeus?
The best way to get from Piraeus to Athens Airport (ATH) is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs €2 – €3. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €6 and takes 1h 30m.
How much is a taxi from Athens airport to Piraeus?
Taxi Fares from Athens Airport
|Airport Taxi Transfer||Day 05:00-24:00||Night 00:00-05:00|
|Athens Airport to Athens Center||38 €||54€|
|Athens Airport to Piraeus Port||50 €||70 €|
|Athens Airport to Rafina Port||25 €||35 €|
|Athens Airport to Lavrio Port||55 €||75 €|
Is Piraeus worth visiting?
Most tourists visiting Greece are familiar with the name Piraeus because that’s where the ships that head to the islands depart from. And while at first glance the port city doesn’t seem to offer more than jam-packed streets and office buildings, it has a whole undiscovered side that is definitely worth exploring.
How far is Athens airport to the cruise port?
There is a distance of 31 miles (50 KM) separating Athens airport and Piraeus port.
Is Piraeus safe at night?
Stay Safe The areas right by the ferry quays are safe enough, but avoid wandering around the rest of Piraeus, especially at night, unless you know your way around. Pickpocketing gangs have been reported working on the Piraeus-Airport bus; for a full description see the Athens Stay Safe section.
Is there Uber in Greece?
Technically, Uber doesn’t exist in Greece. But you can request and pay for a taxi in Athens with the Uber app. The taxi drivers use the app like all other Uber drivers. We used the Uber app to request a ride from the Athens International Airport (ATH) to our hotel, the InterContinental Athenaeum Athens.
Do you tip in Greece?
As a visitor, you’ll find yourself in plenty of situations in which you might naturally think to tip. Tipping in Greece is customary, but is by no means obligatory. This Greece tipping guide will help you navigate when/where you can leave a little extra for great service.
Is there anything to do in Piraeus?
The top attractions to visit in Piraeus are: Archaeological Museum of Piraeus. Blue Star Ferries. Giorgos Karaiskakis Stadium.
Which Athens port is closest to airport?
Quick Answer: It is the Rafina Port (12kms, 20 minutes with a taxi).
What should I avoid in Greece?
10 Things Tourists Should Never Do in Greece, Ever
- Show too much skin when visiting a church.
- Rely only on credit cards.
- Take a passive-aggressive attitude with smokers.
- Take photos of military installations.
- Throw paper in the toilet.
- Eat or drink in the metro in Athens.
- Do the moutza.
What should I avoid in Athens?
Stay vigilant for pickpockets and other petty thieves, since these are the most common crimes targeting travelers in Athens. Be especially cautious at crowded attractions, on public transportation, and in taxis, where drivers sometimes scam their passengers.
Are taxis cheap in Greece?
There is a minimum fare for the short taxi rides and then the price is settled by the meter. Taxis in Greece double their fares between midnight and 05:00 am. Also note that there is an extra charge for picking up from the ports, train and bus stations but also for pieces of luggage.