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Sanitised car hire at Athens Airport

Look out for this icon to see which car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines, the following car hire companies at Athens Airport, Greece offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies at Athens Airport have committed to offering sanitised cars.

Sanitised car
This car rental company has committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.
  • ABBYCAR
  • ADDCAR
  • ALAMO
  • AUTO-UNION
  • AVIS
  • BUDGET
  • CARWIZ
  • CENTAURO
  • ENTERPRISE
  • EUROPCAR
  • FIREFLY
  • GLOBAL RENT A CAR
  • GOLDCAR
  • HERTZ
  • NATIONAL
  • RHODIUM
  • THRIFTY

Cheapest car hire at Athens Airport

BMW 3 Series

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 125.34 EUR/day
BMW 3 Series

7 Days rental at 877.40 EUR from 15/02/2021

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 6.69 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 46.89 EUR from 15/02/2021

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat Punto

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 7.17 EUR/day
Fiat Punto

7 Days rental at 50.25 EUR from 15/02/2021

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat Tipo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 10.06 EUR/day
Fiat Tipo

7 Days rental at 70.42 EUR from 15/02/2021

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Mondeo

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 26.64 EUR/day
Ford Mondeo

7 Days rental at 186.49 EUR from 15/02/2021

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

BMW 1 Series

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 25.65 EUR/day
BMW 1 Series

7 Days rental at 179.58 EUR from 15/02/2021

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Mercedes ML

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 271.96 EUR/day
Mercedes ML

7 Days rental at 1903.75 EUR from 15/02/2021

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan NV200

7 Adults, 5 Doors

From 24.50 EUR/day
Nissan NV200

7 Days rental at 171.53 EUR from 15/02/2021

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 15.29 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla

7 Days rental at 107.06 EUR from 15/02/2021

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

*daily rates in Athens Airport based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Athens Airport

  • Athens Airport is also called Eleftherios Venizelos Airport.
  • It handles just under 15 million passengers annually.
  • It’s already been expanded to allow it to cope with 50m passengers in the future.
  • It plans to be a key hub for Asia and the Middle East.
  • The airport is twelve miles east of the city because of high mountains bordering the capital.

Athens Airport car hire reviews

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Rated 3.8 / 5 | 1,800 reviews

Best car rental companies in Athens Airport

9.1
No.2: THRIFTY,
based on 2931 reviews
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41
22 min (average wait time)
9.1
No.1: AUTO-UNION,
based on 4150 reviews
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42
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35
39
19 min (average wait time)
9.0
No.3: PAYLESS,
based on 199 reviews
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95
14 min (average wait time)

Nearest car hire pickup locations at or near Athens Airport

GLOBAL RENT A CAR

Papadimitriou 33, Markopoulo, Athens, 19003, Greece

GREEN MOTION

3rd Km Paianias - Markopoulou Avenue, Paiania, 19002

DRIVE S.A.

2nd Km Vari-koropi Ave., Koropi

HERTZ

7 Km Peania-markopoulo, Athens, 19400

GREEN MOTION

114 Leoforos Varis Koropiou Avenue, Athens

HERTZ

414 Mesogion Avenue, Agia Paraskevi, Athens, 15343

Athens Airport car hire information

Athens Airport car hire information

  • 9.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    AUTO-UNION
  • € 46.83
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 6.69
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 70
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 16
    Most popular model:
    Opel Corsa
  • 308
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire at Athens Airport

ItemPercent
January€ 32
February€ 29
April€ 25
May€ 29
June€ 41
July€ 70
August€ 61
September€ 40
October€ 38
November€ 31
December€ 35
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January€ 21
February€ 20
April€ 16
May€ 20
June€ 28
July€ 46
August€ 43
September€ 27
October€ 23
November€ 20
December€ 22
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January€ 157
February€ 52
April€ 62
May€ 70
June€ 86
July€ 146
August€ 120
September€ 79
October€ 52
November€ 55
December€ 80
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January€ 51
February€ 52
April€ 44
May€ 48
June€ 64
July€ 99
August€ 92
September€ 61
October€ 56
November€ 52
December€ 62
ItemPercent
January€ 160
February€ 152
April€ 124
May€ 137
June€ 211
July€ 342
August€ 284
September€ 173
October€ 112
November€ 107
December€ 129
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January€ 19
February€ 15
April€ 14
May€ 18
June€ 25
July€ 40
August€ 35
September€ 23
October€ 19
November€ 16
December€ 19
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January€ 65
February€ 58
April€ 57
May€ 69
June€ 87
July€ 149
August€ 115
September€ 80
October€ 62
November€ 53
December€ 74
ItemPercent
January€ 48
February€ 36
April€ 39
May€ 42
June€ 57
July€ 82
August€ 70
September€ 62
October€ 48
November€ 47
December€ 49

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire at Athens Airport

How much does car hire at Athens Airport cost?

Car hire at Athens Airport costs as little as €6.70 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €15.50 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €771.30 per day from GREEN MOTION for a Mercedes ML.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Athens Airport?

17 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Athens Airport, including ENTERPRISE, HERTZ, NATIONAL, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Athens Airport?

None of the car hire companies at Athens Airport are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent at Athens Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Thrifty has the highest customer rating for car hire at Athens Airport with a score of 9.1/10

with Thrifty rated second best with a score of 9.1/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Athens Airport?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Athens Airport is €70.42 per week from CENTAURO.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Athens Airport?

The cheapest car hire company at Athens Airport is CENTAURO, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Fiat 500 available from as little as €46.83 per week.

How much is fuel at Athens Airport?

You can expect to pay €1.455/ltr of petrol and €1.193/ltr of diesel at Athens Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available at Athens Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire at Athens Airport with leading car hire companies such as ABBYCAR, ALAMO, AUTO-UNION, AVIS, BUDGET, CARWIZ, CENTAURO, DRIVE S.A., ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, FIREFLY, GLOBAL RENT A CAR, GOLDCAR, GREEN MOTION, GRENTALS, HERTZ, NATIONAL, PAYLESS, RHODIUM, SIXT, THRIFTY as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire at Athens Airport?

We can arrange Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Economy Elite, Fullsize, Fullsize Elite, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Luxury, Mini, Mini Elite, Premium, Premium Elite, Standard and Standard Elite class rental cars at Athens Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Athens Airport?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Athens Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car at Athens Airport is €173.01 per week from SIXT for a Fiat 500 Convertible.

Do you have a discount code for car hire at Athens Airport?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Athens Airport at the moment, however CENTAURO rates start from just €46.83 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €46.83 from CENTAURO in Athens - Airport - Eleftherios Venizelos or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week at Athens Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Athens Airport is €46.90 per week with an average price of €108.50 per week across all car hire companies.

Information about car hire agents at Athens Airport

Most popular car hire companies at Athens Airport

  • Europcar (tel: 30 210 9211444)
  • Auto-union (tel: +30 2106020162 )
  • Sixt (tel: +30-2103530556)
  • Budget (tel: 0030 210 3530553)
  • Hertz (tel: +30 210 3534 900)
  • Surprice (tel: 210 9210252 / 210 9210253)
  • Avis (tel: (30) 210 3530578)
  • Abbycar (tel: 0030 212 213 5282 (ext 100))
  • Enterprise (tel: 00302103533325)
  • Thrifty (tel: +30 211 1030650, +30 211 1030651, +30 211 1030652, +30 211 1030653, +30 211 1030654)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Athens Airport

  • Europcar (SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE FROM ARRIVAL HALL TO EUROPCAR OFFICE, Meet & Greet at Arrivals Hall, ATHENS, 19019)
  • Auto-union (7th Km Paianias-Markopoulou, Off Airport - shuttle bus service, Athens)
  • Sixt (El. Venizelos, Athens, 190 04)
  • Budget (Airport Eleftherios Venizelos, Athens, 19004)
  • Hertz (Athens International Airport El Venizelos, Airport Desk At Arrivals Hall, Athens)
  • Surprice (Athens Airport, Meet our representative outside Exit 5(arrivals hall) and then you will be transferred by shuttle bus to our office., 19002)

Car hire company reviews at Athens Airport

  • AUTO-UNION: Rated 9.1/10 from 8 reviews
  • Thrifty: Rated 9.1/10 from 11 reviews
  • Payless EMEA: Rated 9.0/10 from 9 reviews
  • SIXT Franchise: Rated 8.4/10 from 16 reviews
  • BUDGET EMEA Franchise: Rated 8.3/10 from 16 reviews
  • Add Car Rental: Rated 8.2/10 from 9 reviews

Athens Airport Mini Guide

About Athens Airport
The new Athens Airport opened in 2001 replacing a much smaller one. Today the airport handles 14.5 million passengers, a reduction over previous years due to the economic downturn and the propensity for islands that were served by Athens now having their own airports. Within twelve miles of the city, the airport is easy to reach from the well-signposted Attiki Odos and has plenty of short and long term parking together with valet parking. The long term parking is ten minutes’ walk from the airport but a shuttle operates regularly between the park and the terminal. Athens International Airport has the unique airport code ATH.

How to get there
Being an important international hub for Europe and Asia it’s not surprising that Athens receives flights from over 80 airlines. Routes include scheduled, chartered and budget airlines from all over Europe and as far away as Canada and China. 

How to get to your next destination
There is a Metro stop on line 3 together with a national rail station, Larissis at the airport facilitating rapid onward travel into the city or further afield. OASA buses run four routes into the city and Piraeus whilst taxis operate on a fixed fare basis, €35 for daytime and €50 for night-time. The taxi stand is directly outside the arrivals hall. Those collecting a hire car from the airport should go to the companies’ desks in the arrivals hall but as the desks can become very busy at peak times we’d recommend pre-booking and sending a driver through to sort out the final paperwork whilst others in the group collect the luggage. The airport is right on Attiki Odos leading into the heart of Athens.

If you need help
There’s an airport information desk in the departures public area as well as telephone help points.  There’s also a desk for the Greek Tourism Authority in arrivals which can help with accommodation and onward journeys.

Facilities
There are a number of banks including AlphaBank, Marfin and HSBC throughout the airport along with many ATMs dotted evenly throughout the terminals.

Shopping at Athens Airport is excellent, both before and after security. There’s a huge range of shops in every category including Lacoste, Hermes, Nike, Porsche Design, Bulgari and Burberry. There are also electronics, music shops, newsagents and booksellers. The airport also has its own supermarket.

Eating out at the airport is also a pleasurable experience with full restaurants such as The Olive Tree or Gloria Jean’s, light bite and snack outlets and even a McDonalds for the kids. Beyond security there are a number of coffee bars serving hot, cold and alcoholic drinks as well as light snacks.

Should you find the need for first aid on arrival, there are trained members of staff on hand. Should a prescription be needed there’s also a pharmacy. Baby changing facilities are available in selected places across arrivals and departures. A childcare facility, ‘Smile of the Child’ will look after your children whilst you sort out checking in etc.

There’s a multi-faith prayer room available in the arrivals hall. 60 minutes of free Wi-Fi is available across the airport together with a room offering business facilities.

Extra assistance
There are a number of designated points for disabled travellers to go to for assistance. The airport has its own charter on helping people with reduced mobility which informs its policy. General assistance is available for all disabled travellers but it is recommended that you inform your airline before travelling so that necessary steps can be taken to assist you. The airport conforms to EU law on disability provision.

Athens Airport is the busiest airport in Greece as millions of people arrive to soak up the ancient history and culture of the area. Hiring a car will allow you to travel the 12 miles from the airport in no time and then it’s handy for scaling the hills upon which many of Athens’ monuments are built.

The city can get hot and oppressive in summer and leaving it to head towards some of the quieter coastal resorts is a good recommendation. Leave some time though to visit the world famous Acropolis, preferably at night when it’s magical.
  • Athens Airport car hire special offers

    We currently have 144 special offers for car rental in Athens Airport including;

  • Express check-in
    With this car you get express check-in service - you can skip the queue and be among the first to get served at the rental counter available from ABBYCAR, ALAMO, AUTO-UNION, CARWIZ, CENTAURO, DRIVE S.A., EUROPCAR, FIREFLY, GOLDCAR, GREEN MOTION, GRENTALS, HERTZ, RHODIUM, THRIFTY.
  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from ABBYCAR, ALAMO, AUTO-UNION, CARWIZ, CENTAURO, DRIVE S.A., EUROPCAR, FIREFLY, GOLDCAR, GREEN MOTION, GRENTALS, HERTZ, RHODIUM, THRIFTY.

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