Athens is easily accessible from all European countries and most destinations around the world. The Athens International Airport, Eleftherios Venizelos (opened in March 2001), strongly focuses on customer satisfaction and provides high security standards and high-end quality services to travellers. It is connected daily with over 60 cities around the world. The airport is located 33 km southeast of Athens and is easily accessible via Atttiki Odos, a six-lane motorway (the Athens City Ring Road).
Public transpor-tation to Athens and the Port of Piraeus is provided by express airport shuttles on a 24-hour basis, while a direct Metro line con-nects the airport to the city center (Syntagma square) in less than 40 minutes.
A taxi ride from the airport to the city center cots between 25-40 Euros. Duration approximately 40 minutes.
To view all destinations served by Athens International Airport please visit www.aia.gr