Transfer and taxi from Athens Airport to Plaka
Plaka is one of the oldest and most beautiful residential areas in the capital of Greece, which is situated near the world-famous Athens Acropolis. If you like visiting the museums and old temples, you should necessarily include this place into a travel route. What is the best way to get to Plaka from Athens Airport Eleftherios Venizelos sitting in Spata?
Plaka sits 34.7 kilometers north-west of Eleftherios Airport. You can overcome the route within 39 minutes by car, using the shortest and most convenient road, running through Palini and Koropion.
Greater Athens is worth even a short visit. Palini, whose name derives from the name of the king Pallant, reminds a traveler of heroic acts of the antique characters. According to the legend, Pallini houses the grave of Eurystheus, Herakles served to.
Koropion, also known as Koropi, pleases the eye of its visitors with the picturesque scenes of the Hymettus hill-sides and Mesogea plain. This destination attracts the fans of a quiet family holiday in Greece.
How to get from Athens Airport to Plaka
You can use the bus X95 to access Plaka from the airport. It operates around the clock and leaves every 40 minutes. The fare to Athens city center costs €2. A trip takes about an hour.
Public transport in Greece is comfortable but it does not provide any luggage spaces. It will be great if you have good navigation skills and learn conversational Greek, in order not to miss the required stop.
If you choose Athens Metro for transportation to Plaka, you should drive from the airport station to the Syntagma Square station, using the Blue metro line. The Syntagma Square station is the transit point in your route. At this station, you will need to make a change for the Green metro line of the Monastiraki metro. Catch the subway train and enjoy the ride right to the center of Plaka.
The cost of an individual metro ticket is €10. The groups of travelers can save on transportation. The metro ticket for two people will cost €18, for three travelers - €24.
A ride using the facilities of a local taxi from Athens Airport to Plaka will cost you from €65 to €80 in the daytime, depending on the grade of the vehicle’s comfort. The cost of an individual trip increases at night, on holiday season, a weekend day, and public holidays.
Apart from the basic tariff, the majority of taxi providers in Athens take fees for landing and assistance with baggage. These “invisible” charges might significantly increase the final Athens Airport to Plaka taxi cost.
It is quite difficult to find the necessary vehicle at the airport, especially if you need a car seat, a spacious boot, and equipment for the transportation of your pet. A transfer taxi from Athens Airport to Plaka solves this issue easily. A transfer taxi of the selected grade of comfort is already waiting for a passenger, while his plane is just about to land at the airport.
A trip in a comfortable vehicle, provided with air-conditioning, clean drinking water, and music, is much more enjoyable than a ride in a stuffy municipal bus with heavy luggage, which requires making changes. The aged travelers and people with reduced mobility can freely enjoy the views of Attica thanks to the comfort offered by a transfer service.
The cost of taxi from Athens Airport to Plaka
A trip via a light vehicle of Standard Class (Skoda Octavia, VW Golf, or Toyota Corolla) costs from €47. The vehicle of Comfort Class – Mercedes E-class, Peugeot 508, or VW Passat – will give you a ride to Plaka at the cost from € 53.
The cost of a mini-trip using the Premium Class vehicle (Mercedes S-class, Audi A7/A8, and BMW 6/7) starts at €94. The order of a minivan Mercedes Vito or Vito Tourer will cost you from €67 per transfer. If you are going to travel as a group, we can offer you a comfortable minibus (Mercedes Sprinter or Volkswagen Crafter) that is suitable for trips of up to 16 people at the cost from €139.
By choosing transfers from Aktis.Taxi, you pay for transportation only. We take no hidden commissions, extra charges for the time, the date of a trip, and occupancy of the cabin as well.
How to book a transfer online
To make prior booking of a transfer taxi from Athens Airport to Plaka, you need to fill out the form on the home page of aktis.taxi. After that, the system will offer you to pick up the most suitable vehicle. Choose the one you like and press “Book.”
After that enter the required data into the reservation application and send it. We will immediately send you the order details in the form of a letter to your mailbox for confirmation. The letter will also include the final cost of your trip. If you agree with the given information, you should confirm it, and we will process the order.
You can make the booking of a vehicle without making advance payments. If you need it, you can cancel the order free of charge.
Advantages of booking a transfer to Plaka from Aktis.Taxi
We provide serviceable transport with polite staff. Our chauffeurs and tech support speak English, which will help you avoid language barriers. The expectation of a passenger in the case of the flight delay is offered free of charge for 45 minutes. We track the flights of our clients and will be aware of the delay if it happens.
The driver will help you with luggage for free. Save and travel with pleasure using comfortable transfers from Aktis.Taxi!