Athens Airport Taxi Info

Airport Transfer Info

For your transfer from Athens Airport to Piraeus Port you have 3 options: Taxi, Bus and Athens Metro. Keep reading below and in 2 minutes you will know which is the best option for you.

Piraeus Port and Piraues Cruise terminal at night time
Above Picture: Piraeus Port at night

Depending on your budget, number of travelers and travel time you can choose what suits you better.
- Bus is slow but it is cheap and runs day and night.
- Taxi is fast, relaxing and not very expensive if your are a group or family of 4 persons.
- Metro takes longer than the bus plus its quite expensive and it does not run at night. (so not the best option)

Taxis are available 24/7. The pick up point is at the arrivals level between Exit 2 and Exit 3. The fare from Athens airport to Piraeus port is approximately:

  • Day time (05:00-24:00)    48 €
  • Night time (24:00-05:00) 65 €

If you do not want to wait in-line, you can book a taxi in advance. One of the best options is Welcome Pickups which offers meet and greet taxi service at low cost. For instant Online Booking click HERE.

Piraeus Port Athens airport taxi

Probably the best (value to money) transfer option for Piraeus Port. You can catch the bus from the designate area at the arrivals level (between Exit 4 and Exit 5). The bus to catch is Route X96: Piraeus - Athens Airport. There is a bus leaving for Piraeus every 30 minutes and it takes around 50 minutes to arrive to Piraeus.

Tickets are available from the bus drivers, from the ticket kiosk at the bus departure area and from all the metro stations around Athens. Tickets and costs 6.00 €. Children under 6 years can travel free. Half price ticket at 3.00 € is available for student, and people of age 18- and 65+

More detail information, including Maps and descriptions of the route, can be found at Athens Airport Bus

The metro is available between 06:30 in the morning till 23:30 in the evening. It leaves from Athens airport metro station every 30 minutes.

Departure times: 06:30, 07:00, 07:30, 08:00, 08:30, 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00, 12:30, 13:00, 13:30, 14:00, 14:30, 15:00, 15:30, 16:00, 16:30, 17:00, 17:30, 18:00, 18:30, 19:00, 19:30, 20:00, 20:30, 21:00, 21:30, 22:00, 22:30, 23:00, 23:30

Athens Airport to Piraeus using Athens Metro

When you arrive at Monastiraki station you get off the wagon and change for metro line 1 (Green Line). Last stop for the Green line is Piraeus Port.The trip from Athens airport to Monastiraki takes 40 minutes. Then you will need another 30 minutes to Piraeus Port. Detail information about metro tickets and timetables check Airport Metro Guide

There are different types of tickets:

  • Ticket for one person (one-way): 10 Euro
  • Ticket for one person (with return): 18 Euro
  • Reduced ticket (students age 25-, age 6-18, age 65+): 5 Euro
  • Children up to 6 years old: Free
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