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ground transportation from the airport

What is the best way to travel from the Athens airport to the downtown area? There will be two of us traveling the first day and another person arriving the next day.

Is the subway convenient and safe? We will arrive at the airport at 10am.

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1. Re: ground transportation from the airport

For these queries please name the hotel or address you are going to! The metro may be the best option, but the bus could also be used for some places, especially the Hilton or hotels on, or close to, Syntagma Square for instance.

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2. Re: ground transportation from the airport

Hi there

The Metro is safe as is the X95 bus service which runs form the airport to Syntagma Square right in the heart of Athens. Both will be running when you arrive, the buses run 24/7/365 whereas the Metro closes during the early hours. Whereabouts is your hotel, that might have some bearing on which to take?

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3. Re: ground transportation from the airport

Thanks for the quick reply. Next time I won't post from work, so I can respond sooner.

We are staying at the Electra Palace Hotel, it is near the Plaka.

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4. Re: ground transportation from the airport

We are staying at the Electra Palace Hotel. It is near Plaka.

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5. Re: ground transportation from the airport

Your hotel is a stones throw away from Syntagma Sq where both the metro station and bus stop is. You can take either option (depending on what time you arrive of course! )

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