Travel & Visa Information
If you are travelling from overseas, check what documentation is required for you to enter Greece.
Airport: Athens Airport is the international airport of Athens and is located less approximately 34km from the Athens city centre. Learn more about travel to and from the airport here.
Metro: Syntagma is the most central metro station in Athens. Syntagma Metro Station can be accessed from the airport via Metro’s Line 3 (Blue Line)
COVID-19 and travel
For the latest advice on travelling to Greece during the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit the govgr website here.
Visa and travel documentation
Learn about the documents you might need to enter Greece here.
In October, Geneva’s time zone is Eastern European Summer Time (EEST) (UTC+3).
The Euro is the currency of Athens. Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) are widely available. All major credit cards are widely accepted in Greece, though some establishments do not accept American Express and Diners.