Greece Airports

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Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH)

Location: The airport is situated 20 miles (33km) southeast of Athens city centre.
Time: GMT +2
Contacts: Tel: +30 21 353 0000.
Transfer between terminals: The two terminals are connected by a walkway.
Getting to the city: Metro Line 3 connects the airport with central Athens and four public bus routes link the facility to destinations in the greater area of Athens and Piraeus. Travellers can find transport day and night. Athens International is also connected to Athens Central Railway Station (Larissis Station) by the Suburban Rail line.
Car rental: Avis, Hertz, Budget, Enterprise and Sixt are all represented at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis can be found at the designated taxi-waiting area at Exit 3 of the main Arrivals level. The trip to the centre of Athens takes half an hour to an hour depending on traffic and is substantially more expensive at night.
Facilities: The airport has banks and ATMs, currency exchange services, a tax refund desk, travel agencies, conference facilities, a business centre, a tourist information desk, numerous shops and restaurants, and a food court.
Parking: Short and long-term parking is available in the airport. Short-term parking is on the arrivals level and costs €3.80 for the first hour (up to 20 minutes are free), while long-term parking is found across the access road in P3. Long-term parking costs €13 for the first day and €50 for a week. Long-term parking is connected to the terminal by a free shuttle.
Website: www.aia.gr

Aktion National Airport (PVK)

Location: The airport is situated 12 miles (20km) north of Lefkada Town, on the Greek mainland.
Time: GMT +2
Getting to the city:

There is a daily bus service from the airport to Lefkada, Preveza and Vonitsa. The journey time to Lefkada is around 30 minutes and tickets can be purchased from the driver.
Car rental:

KapaRent, Drive, Greenmotion and Hertz are all represented at the airport.
Airport Taxis:

A taxi from the airport to Lefkada Town will cost around €40 and take 25 - 30 minutes. Note, there may be an extra charge for travellers with lots of luggage.
Facilities:

There are limited facilities at the airport. However, there are a couple of shops, including duty free, a cafe, and ATMs in the terminal. The airport can get quite congested in the summer, but there are a couple of tavernas (Greek restaurants) to be found near the terminal building for those needing a break.
Parking:

There is a limited amount of parking available at the airport.
Website: www.pvk-airport.gr/en

Zakynthos International Airport Dionysios Solomos (ZTH)

Location: The airport is located three miles (5km) south of Zakynthos.
Time: GMT +2
Contacts: +30 26950 29500
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.
Car rental: Hertz and Avis have car hire facilities at Zakynthos Airport.
Airport Taxis: There is a taxi rank outside the passenger terminal.
Facilities: Airport facilities include duty-free shopping, currency exchange, ATMs, and a bar and cafe.
Parking: There is parking available a short distance from the terminal.
Website: www.zth-airport.gr/en

Kalamata International Airport (KLX)

Location: The airport is situated between the cities of Messini and Kalamata.
Time: GMT +2
Getting to the city: There is a bus stop just outside the airport with local buses running to the city centre during the day. Some resorts and hotels offer airport shuttles. Taxis are also available but should be booked in advance.
Car rental: Car hire companies including Avis, Europcar and Hertz are represented at the airport.
Facilities: The airport is small and has only basic facilities, but does provide everything travellers generally need. There is an ATM, a cafeteria and a small selection of gift shops.
Website: www.kalamata-airport.airportfield.com/
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Santorini (Thira) International Airport (JTR)

Location: 1.6 miles (2.6km) southeast of Fira/Thira Town, near Monolithos
Time: GMT +2
Contacts: +30 22860 28400
Getting to the city: There is bus service to many local destinations in Santorini, and several shuttle transfer companies operate from the airport.
Car rental: Herz, Avis, Payless, Thrifty and Budget have car hire offices at Santorini Airport.
Airport Taxis: There are taxis available from the airport.
Facilities: The terminal contains duty-free shopping, ATMs, travel agencies and information services.
Website: www.santoriniairport.com/
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Samos Aristarchos International Airport (SMI)

Location: The airport is two miles (3km) west of Pythagorio.
Time: GMT +2
Contacts: +30 22730 87800
Getting to the city: There is a public bus stop in front of the terminal building. Tickets can be purchased from the bus driver.
Car rental: Car hire companies at Samos Airport include Hertz, Europcar, Budget, Avis and Alamo.
Airport Taxis: Radio Taxi Samos operates from the airport. The fare to Vathy is approximately €25.
Facilities: The terminal contains two restaurants, duty-free shopping, baby-changing facilities, a Greek tourism office, and tourist information services.
Parking: There are parking facilities adjacent to the terminal.
Website: www.smi-airport.gr/en
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Kefalonia International Airport Anna Pollatou (EFL)

Location: The airport is located 5 miles (about 8km) south of Argostoli.
Time: Local time is GMT +2
Contacts: Tel: +30 267 102 9900
Getting to the city:
Car rental: Cars can be rented from Hertz or Europcar.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the arrivals area. Fare should be about €20 into town.
Facilities: Facilities include ATMs, bureaux de change, and snack shops.
Parking: Short and long-term parking is available.
Website: www.kefaloniaairport.info
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Aktion National Airport (PVK)

Location: The airport is located 4 miles (about 7km) south of the town of Preveza.
Time: Local time is GMT +2
Contacts: Tel: +30 26820 26113
Getting to the city: Bus services connect Preveza Aiport to the towns of Preveza, Lefkas and Vonitsa.
Car rental: Several car rental companies operate from Preveza airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the arrivals area.
Facilities: Facilities include ATMs, a cafe, and a duty-free shop.
Parking: Short and long-term parking is available.
Website: https://www.pvk-airport.gr/en
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Chania International Airport (CHQ)

Location: Souda Bay, 8.7 miles (14km) east of Chania
Time: GMT +2
Contacts: +30 28210 83800
Getting to the city: There is regular bus service to Chania from the airport. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes.
Car rental: Hertz, Europcar, and Kappa operate car hire facilities at Chania Airport.
Airport Taxis: There is a taxi rank located outside the terminal building.
Facilities: The terminal contains a bar, duty-free shopping, bank, currency exchange, VIP lounge, police station, lost and found, first-aid station, and information centre.
Parking: There is both short and long-term parking at the airport.
Website: www.chania-airport.com/contact.html
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Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport (SKG)

Location: The airport is located about 10 miles (about 17km) south of the city centre.
Time: Local time is GMT +2
Contacts: Tel: +30 2310 985000
Getting to the city: Bus 78 goes from Thessaloniki Airport to the city every hour and the journey takes about 45 minutes.
Car rental: Car rental companies include Sixt, Avis and Hertz.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport to downtown Thessaloniki.
Facilities: Facilities include ATMs, a bureau de change, restaurants and cafes, internet access, a nursery and play area, and duty-free shopping.
Parking: Parking is available.
Website: www.skg-airport.gr/en/
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Kavala International Airport Alexander the Great (KVA)

Location: 18.6 miles (30km) east of Kavala
Time: GMT +2
Contacts:
Getting to the city: There are buses from the airport to downtown Kavala.
Car rental: Europcar, Avis, and Hertz operate car hire facilities at Kavala Airport.
Airport Taxis: A taxi rank is located in front of the terminal.
Facilities: The terminal contains restaurants, duty-free shopping, travel agents, a police station, and first-aid facilities.
Parking: There is short and long-term parking opposite the terminal building.
Website: www.kva-airport.gr/en
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Skiathos Island National Airport (JSI)

Location: The airport is located 2 miles (about 3km) west of Xanemos.
Time: Local time is GMT +2
Contacts:
Getting to the city:
Car rental: Car rental companies include Avis, Hertz ans Thrifty.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the arrivals area.
Facilities: Facilities include ATMs, bureaux de change, and snack shops.
Parking: Short and long-term parking is available.
Website: www.jsi-airport.gr/en
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Corfu International Airport Ioannis Kapodistrias (CFU)

Location: Just short of two miles (three km) south of Corfu.
Time: GMT +2
Getting to the city: A transit bus service (Bus line no.15) runs between the airport and the city centre of Corfu. Travellers can go to all destinations from the bus stop at San Rocco Square and tickets can be purchased from the bus driver.
Car rental: Hertz, Avis and Sixt are among the car rental companies present at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the Corfu Airport Terminal building.
Facilities: The terminal has duty-free shopping, currency exchange, a first-aid station, and ATMs.
Parking: Corfu International Airport has parking.
Website: www.cfu-airport.gr/en
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Rhodes Diagoras International Airport (RHO)

Location: The airport is located just nine miles (14km) from Rodos on the island of Rhodes in Greece.
Time: GMT +2
Contacts:
Getting to the city: Buses run between the Airport and the city of Rhodes. The bus stop is located between the new and the old terminal and tickets can be purchased from the bus driver.
Car rental: Avis, Sixt and Hertz all provide rental cars at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis can be caught from outside the terminal. They are generally metered but, if no meter is available, passengers should agree on a price before leaving the airport. The trip into Rhodes Town is about 25 minutes.
Facilities: ATMs, a bank, currency exchange facilities, left luggage lockers, duty-free shops, souvenir stores, restaurants, snack kiosks and medical facilities are all available and the airport is accessible to disabled persons.
Parking: Short and long-term parking is available at Rhodes Diagoras Airport and is located directly opposite the terminal.
Website: www.rho-airport.gr/en
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Heraklion International Airport (HER)

Location: The airport is located 1.7 miles (2.8km) east of Heraklion on Crete.
Time: GMT +2
Contacts:
Parking: Heraklion International Airport has parking.
Website: www.heraklionairport.net
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Kos Island International Airport (KGS)

Location: Kos Island International Airport is located roughly 16 miles (26km) southwest of Kos Town.
Car rental: Hertz, Avis, Thrifty and Sixt are available for use.
Parking: There is limited parking at the airport, short-term and long-term.
Website: www.kgs-airport.gr/en/
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Mykonos Island National Airport (JMK)

Location: The airport is located 2.5 miles (4km) from Mykonos.
Time: GMT +2
Car rental: Avis and Hertz Rent a Car are available.
Parking: Short and long-term parking is available in the parking lot in front of the terminal.
Website: www.jmk-airport.gr/en/
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