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Car Rental at Athens Airport


Rent a car for Athens Airport with us and save big on your next trip to Greece! We work with the best suppliers in Greece to provide a wide variety of car hire deals for Athens at a range of prices so that the needs of all travelers from all walks of life can be met. Athens Airport is the most convenient and popular way among the travelers to reach the captivating city of Athens. So, do what the experienced travelers do - make your impending road trip from ATH Airport a convenient and timely affair by pre-booking a car rental with VIP Cars. Through us, you can book all from long term to short term, one way, and last minute rentals.

You must be at least 21 years of age to rent a car in Athens, however minimum rental age may vary from supplier to supplier depending on the car type you are renting. Bring all the documents listed on the rental voucher for a successful pickup.

Car rental companies at Athens Airport (ATH)

VIP Cars works in association with numerous suppliers; some have their car rental desks at Athens Airport, Greece, while others provide 'meet and greet' services. Here is a list of rental car suppliers we work with:

  • Sixt Rent-A-CarSixt Rent-A-Car
  • EuropcarEuropcar
  • Alamo Rent A CarAlamo Rent A Car
  • Avis  Rent-A-CarAvis Rent-A-Car
  • Budget Rent-A-CarBudget Rent-A-Car
  • Firefly Rent-A-CarFirefly Rent-A-Car
  • Enterprise Rent-A-CarEnterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Green motionGreen motion
  • AutounionAutounion

Location of car hire counters: Athens Airport has car rental desks of five supplier companies at the airport (Enterprise, Avis, Budget, Hertz, and Sixt). They have their offices in the Arrivals Level of the Main Terminal Building. You can directly walk to the rental desks with your pre-booked car voucher and get your car picked up.

Car-types available for hire at Athens Airport

At VIP Cars, our suppliers provide car sizes of various makes and models through VIP Cars. Given below are the popular vehicles-types our customers' book for Athens Airport:

  • Cheap car rentals Athens

    Economy, compacts, sedans, and minis are some of the cheapest to rent vehicles. Not only economical, they are also easily available, even at short notice. Apt for city travel, they prove to be a perfect fit when there are 2 to 4 passengers traveling with the main driver.

  • Luxury and van rentals Athens

    You can compare a bevy of premium and exotic cars for hire in Athens. Porsche, BMW, Bentley, Audi, and Corvette are some of the most sought-after cars in Greece. 7, 8, 9, 12 and 15 passenger vans and minivans are also available for group travelers in addition to convertibles and SUVs.

Athens Airport (ATH) Information

Address: Athens International Airport, Attiki Odos, Spata Artemida 190 04, Greece
Code: ATH

Athens Airport, aka Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos", is Athens’ primary airport. Greece’s busiest and World’s 28th largest Airport, Athens Airport provides flights to numerous destinations – both domestic and international. It acts as a base for Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air and is the focus city (it covers Athens as well as the region of Attica) of Astra Airlines, Ellinair, Ryanair, and Volotea airlines.

Fun things to do in Athens, Greece

There are numerous things to see in Athens, Greece, but the followings fall in the 'must-not-miss’ domain!!

  • Acropolis of Athens

    It is a 5th-century hilltop temple monument which is best known for its historically significant ancient buildings like the Parthenon.

    Located 36.6 Km from Athens Airport.

  • Acropolis Museum

    This Museum features Ancient treasures unearthed from the archaeological site of the Acropolis of Athens in a contemporary setting.

    Located 35.5 Km from Athens Airport.

  • Temple of Olympian Zeus

    It is a vast temple which dates back to the 6th century B.C. and was built on a former site of an ancient outdoor sanctuary dedicated to Zeus.

    Located 36.2 Km from Athens Airport.

  • Plaka

    Plaka is one of the many gems of Athens Downtown which is known for its shopping opportunities, churches, museums, and a happening nightlife.

    Located 42.1 Km from Athens Airport.

FAQs for car rental at Athens Airport

  • Is cross-Border travel allowed?

    Cross-border policies vary from supplier to supplier, and location to location. Have a word with our 24/7 booking support team. They will help you find a rental deal for Athens Airport with a confirmed cross border option.

  • How expensive is it to hire a car at Athens Airport?

    The cost of your car rental for Athens Airport will depend on the car category you are planning to rent. However, note that the deals paired with economy or compact car sizes tend to be the least expensive.

  • Can I rent an Automatic SUV in Greece for Athens Airport?

    Yes, with VIP Cars you can book an Automatic SUV for Athens Airport, Greece. Our suppliers’ fleet offers various options, for instance, “Audi Q3 Automatic or Similar” and we are sure you will find something to your liking. You can use filters to narrow down the search: clicking on 'SUV’ in-car categories section and 'automatic’ in Car specification section will certainly do the trick.

Road Trip from Athens

Domestic one way from Athens to Delphi

  • Driving Time: 2 hrs 18 minutes
  • Distance: Delphi is an ancient site which is located about 185 kilometers northwest of Athens by car (via A/D Pathe/A1/E75 and EO Livadias Amfissas/EO48).
Places to see on the way while driving from Athens to Delphi
  • Porto Germano
  • Downtown Livadia
  • Distomo

Cross border from Athens to Dubrovnik

  • Driving Time: Approx 15 hrs
  • Distance: Dubrovnik is a city in southern Croatia which is located about 976.8 km northwest of Athens via E853

Doing a road trip from Athens to Dubrovnik is not as easy as it may sound.

To reach Dubrovnik from Athens via road, you will have to travel through Montenegro and Albania. And since most car rental companies don’t allow cross-border in this particular case, it is better to have a word with our booking support about the suppliers which allow cross-border journeys from Greece.

If they say it is possible, go ahead, otherwise, we have an alternative for those who are keen on enjoying a road trip: There is just a slight change – a way out that most of the experienced travelers have been optioning for-

  • Board a flight from Athens Airport for Belgrade Airport, Serbia; they are quite cheap!
  • From there you can pick a car rental and travel to Croatia; almost all partners of VIP Cars at Belgrade allows cross border trips, and that too at minimal rates. It will allow you to cover many Croatian cities like Split, Dubrovnik, Zadar, and Zagreb. And yes, don’t forget the hidden gem – Plitvice Lakes!
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Best Car Rental Deals in Greece

Economy USD 13.55 /day
Compact USD 16.94 /day
Van / Minivan USD 19.2 /day
Luxury USD 23.71 /day

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