Can we sleep at Athens Airport?

While Athens Airport has several lounges, none have designated sleep rooms or rest areas. If you just want to relax in a comfortable seat, check out this list of lounges in our Athens Airport Guide that you can pay to access.

What is there to do in Athens airport for 6 hours?

Here are 8 things to do on a layover at Athens Airport:

  • Eat. No matter what time you arrive, you can grab a bite to eat, as several restaurants are open 24-hours. …
  • Hang out in a lounge. Airport lounges are no longer for fancy flyers only! …
  • Get a dose of history. …
  • Go exploring – beyond the airport. …
  • Shop. …
  • Spa. …
  • Get online. …
  • Sleep.

Does Athens airport have a lounge?

Athens International Airport – Lounges. Seven Lounges operated by airlines or handlers are located at the Departures Level of Athens International Airport. For further information with respect to operating hours, pricing policies and associated airlines, please contact your airline.

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Is Athens airport safe?

Athens International Airport (AIA) is among the world’s and Europe’s safest airports, ranking sixth and second respectively on the Safe Travel Score for October 2020. The Safe Travel Score is an industry-first Covid-19 rating initiative, created in the wake of recovery from the pandemic.

How do I get from Athens airport to the city at night?

One way to get from Athens airport to the city is to take the metro. This is arguably the most convenient way to get into Athens centre. The metro runs every thirty minutes. However do keep in mind that it is only operational between the hours of 6.30 am and 23.30 pm.

Is there anything to do around Athens airport?

There is nothing to do near the airport, but the metro into town is fast, clean, and easy. It takes about 40 minutes to get from the airport to the Monastiraki station, which is right in the heart of the Plaka area of Athens.

What can I do with a 5 hour layover in Athens?

5 to 7 hour layover in Athens

  • Vouliagmeni Beach. 21-minute taxi. Mooring Restaurant.
  • Catch a bus and head straight to Rafina.
  • Artemis Beach. 22-minute Taxi.
  • Voula Beach. 22-minute taxi. 35-minute metro.
  • IKEA. Located at the shopping center ON the airport complex of Athens International Airport.

Is it safe in Athens at night?

It will be safe at 5pm, most of Athens is safe at night. Just treat it like you would any other city. As already suggested the only area I would avoid is Omonia, I have been there during the day and it is not the best, but it is even worse at night.

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Which Lounge is better in Athens airport?

Lounges at Athens airport are, unfortunately, not exactly world-class. However, on our recent couple of visits to the renovated Goldair Handling lounge we found that it’s certainly the best option that the airport has to offer and is a step in the right direction!

Are the lounges open at Athens airport?

Athens Airport (ATH) lounges are open to passengers at a reduced cost no matter the airline they are flying with. … Many lounges are equipped with comfy seats, free snacks and an assorted selection of alcoholic drinks, spirits and liquors.

Is Greece safe at night?

There are certain neighbourhoods where the risk of being a victim of crime is heightened. You should be extra vigilant in the neighbourhoods of Omonia, Exarchia, Monastiraki, Syntagma, and Patissia – especially at night. People committing acts of petty theft often work in groups.

Is Plaka Athens safe at night?

There are a few places where you might not want to be alone after dark, but the area around Syntagma and Plaka is very safe.

Is Syntagma Square safe at night?

When keeping in mind areas to avoid in Athens, know that Omonia, Exarcheia, Vathi, and Kolokotroni Squares have high crime rates and should be avoided at night, if not altogether. … Protests are semi-common in Athens, especially at Syntagma Square, which tends to be the political center of things.

How much is uber from Athens airport to city center?

A taxi from the airport to the city centre will cost 38E (54E midnight to 5am). Uber cost us 24E even at 3am.

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Is Athens expensive?

Is Athens expensive? Athens is certainly not cheap, but it is not very expensive either. In comparison to other European capitals, we would say that Athens is somewhere in the middle. It all depends on what type of traveler you are and how much budget you wish to spend during your visit.