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Airports in Greece

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH)

Location

The airport is situated 20 miles (33km) southeast of Athens city centre.

Getting to the city

Metro Line 3 connects the airport with central Athens. The airport is also served by four public bus routes, which connect to destinations in the greater area of Athens and Piraeus, with buses running frequently day and night. Athens International is also connected to Athens Central Railway Station (Larissis Station) by the Suburban Rail line.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in March and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 210 353 0000.

see full airport guide


Zakynthos International Airport Dionysios Solomos (ZTH)

Location

Kalamaki, south of Zakynthos

Getting to the city

Buses travel from the airport to downtown Zakynthos with some frequency. Many hotels and resorts offer shuttle services or private pick-ups.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 26950 29500

see full airport guide


Kalamata International Airport (KLX)

Location

The airport is situated between the cities of Messini and Kalamata.

Getting to the city

There is a bus stop just outside the airport with local buses running to the city centre during the day, and some resorts and hotels offer airport shuttles. Taxis are also available but should be booked in advance.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in March and last Sunday in October).

see full airport guide


Santorini Thira Island National Airport (JTR)

Location

2 miles (4km) southeast of Fira/Thira Town, near Monolithos

Getting to the city

There is bus service to many local destinations in Santorini, and several shuttle transfer companies operate from the airport.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 22860 28400

see full airport guide


Samos International Airport (SMI)

Location

Pythagorio, Samos

Getting to the city

There are no buses operating from Samos Airport.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 22730 87800

see full airport guide


Kefallinia-Argostoli Airport (EFL)

Location

The airport is located 5 miles (about 8km) south of Argostoli.

Getting to the city

Public buses and shuttle services serve the airport during the summer tourist season.

Time

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 267 102 9900

see full airport guide


Preveza/Lefkas - Aktion National Airport (PVK)

Location

The airport is located 4 miles (about 7km) south of the town of Preveza.

Getting to the city

Bus services connect Preveza Aiport to the towns of Preveza, Lefkas and Vonitsa.

Time

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 26820 26113

see full airport guide


Chania International Airport (CHQ)

Location

Souda Bay, 8.7 miles (14km) east of Chania

Getting to the city

There is regular bus service to Chania from the airport. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 28210 83800

see full airport guide


Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport (SKG)

Location

The airport is located about 9 miles (about 14km) south of the city centre.

Getting to the city

Bus 78 goes from Thessaloniki Airport to the city every hour and the journey takes about 45 minutes.

Time

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in May and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 2310 985000

see full airport guide


Kavala International Airport (KVA)

Location

18.6 miles (30km) east of Kavala

Getting to the city

There are buses from the airport to downtown Kavala.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 25910 53271

see full airport guide


Skiathos Island National Airport (JSI)

Location

The airport is located 2 miles (about 3km) northeast of Xanemos.

Getting to the city

Resort Hoppa provides a shuttle bus service to and from the airport.

Time

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +302 42 702 9100

see full airport guide


Corfu International Airport (CFU)

Location

Just short of two miles (three km) south of Corfu

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

see full airport guide


Rhodes Diagoros International Airport (RHO)

Location

The airport is located just nine miles (14km) from Rodos on the island of Rhodes in Greece.

Getting to the city

A public bus runs from the airport into town. Tickets are reasonably priced, at about €2, and the bus runs between 6.50am and 11.05pm. There are eleven buses each day. They leave from a bus station 300m from the terminal after Exit 1. The trip into town takes 40 minutes. Metered airport taxis are also available from outside the terminal.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 22 410 88 700.

see full airport guide


Heraklion International Airport (HER)

Location

The airport is located three miles (5km) east of Heraklion on Crete.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 281 039 7129

see full airport guide


Kos Island International Airport (KGS)

Location

Kos Island International Airport is located roughly 16 miles (26km) southwest of Kos Town.

see full airport guide


Mykonos Island National Airport (JMK)

Location

The airport is located 2.5 miles (4km) from Chora.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

see full airport guide


Athens Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

Airports in Greece

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH)

Location

The airport is situated 20 miles (33km) southeast of Athens city centre.

Getting to the city

Metro Line 3 connects the airport with central Athens. The airport is also served by four public bus routes, which connect to destinations in the greater area of Athens and Piraeus, with buses running frequently day and night. Athens International is also connected to Athens Central Railway Station (Larissis Station) by the Suburban Rail line.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in March and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 210 353 0000.

see full airport guide


Zakynthos International Airport Dionysios Solomos (ZTH)

Location

Kalamaki, south of Zakynthos

Getting to the city

Buses travel from the airport to downtown Zakynthos with some frequency. Many hotels and resorts offer shuttle services or private pick-ups.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 26950 29500

see full airport guide


Kalamata International Airport (KLX)

Location

The airport is situated between the cities of Messini and Kalamata.

Getting to the city

There is a bus stop just outside the airport with local buses running to the city centre during the day, and some resorts and hotels offer airport shuttles. Taxis are also available but should be booked in advance.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in March and last Sunday in October).

see full airport guide


Santorini Thira Island National Airport (JTR)

Location

2 miles (4km) southeast of Fira/Thira Town, near Monolithos

Getting to the city

There is bus service to many local destinations in Santorini, and several shuttle transfer companies operate from the airport.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 22860 28400

see full airport guide


Samos International Airport (SMI)

Location

Pythagorio, Samos

Getting to the city

There are no buses operating from Samos Airport.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 22730 87800

see full airport guide


Kefallinia-Argostoli Airport (EFL)

Location

The airport is located 5 miles (about 8km) south of Argostoli.

Getting to the city

Public buses and shuttle services serve the airport during the summer tourist season.

Time

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 267 102 9900

see full airport guide


Preveza/Lefkas - Aktion National Airport (PVK)

Location

The airport is located 4 miles (about 7km) south of the town of Preveza.

Getting to the city

Bus services connect Preveza Aiport to the towns of Preveza, Lefkas and Vonitsa.

Time

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 26820 26113

see full airport guide


Chania International Airport (CHQ)

Location

Souda Bay, 8.7 miles (14km) east of Chania

Getting to the city

There is regular bus service to Chania from the airport. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 28210 83800

see full airport guide


Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport (SKG)

Location

The airport is located about 9 miles (about 14km) south of the city centre.

Getting to the city

Bus 78 goes from Thessaloniki Airport to the city every hour and the journey takes about 45 minutes.

Time

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in May and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 2310 985000

see full airport guide


Kavala International Airport (KVA)

Location

18.6 miles (30km) east of Kavala

Getting to the city

There are buses from the airport to downtown Kavala.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 25910 53271

see full airport guide


Skiathos Island National Airport (JSI)

Location

The airport is located 2 miles (about 3km) northeast of Xanemos.

Getting to the city

Resort Hoppa provides a shuttle bus service to and from the airport.

Time

Local time is GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +302 42 702 9100

see full airport guide


Corfu International Airport (CFU)

Location

Just short of two miles (three km) south of Corfu

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

see full airport guide


Rhodes Diagoros International Airport (RHO)

Location

The airport is located just nine miles (14km) from Rodos on the island of Rhodes in Greece.

Getting to the city

A public bus runs from the airport into town. Tickets are reasonably priced, at about €2, and the bus runs between 6.50am and 11.05pm. There are eleven buses each day. They leave from a bus station 300m from the terminal after Exit 1. The trip into town takes 40 minutes. Metered airport taxis are also available from outside the terminal.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +30 22 410 88 700.

see full airport guide


Heraklion International Airport (HER)

Location

The airport is located three miles (5km) east of Heraklion on Crete.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+30 281 039 7129

see full airport guide


Kos Island International Airport (KGS)

Location

Kos Island International Airport is located roughly 16 miles (26km) southwest of Kos Town.

see full airport guide


Mykonos Island National Airport (JMK)

Location

The airport is located 2.5 miles (4km) from Chora.

Time

GMT +2 (GMT +3 between last Sunday in April and last Sunday in October).

see full airport guide


Athens Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.