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  • Sixt Sixt
  • EuropCar EuropCar
  • Alamo Alamo
  • Avis Avis
  • Budget Budget
  • Firefly Firefly
  • Enterprise Enterprise
  • Surprice Car Rental Surprice Car Rental
  • Green motion Green motion
  • Autounion Autounion
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Why book Athens Airport car rental at VIP Cars?


All Inclusive Pricing

Rent a car at Athens Airport with pricing inclusive of CDW, Theft Waiver, Unlimited Mileage etc.

Trusted Rental Companies

Leading car rental suppliers in Athens Airport - Sixt, EuropCar, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Firefly, Enterprise, Surprice Car Rental, Green motion, Autounion

Lowest Prices Guaranteed

Huge savings on Athens Airport Car Rental Deals

No Cancellation Fee

VIP Cars offers free cancellation for car rentals at Athens Airport

Secure Online Booking

Reserve a car for Athens Airport through a secure booking platform

Widest Range of Cars

Choose from Economy, Mini-Van, SUV & Luxury Cars for Athens Airport

Book a cheap 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. And, since Athens Airport is the most convenient and popular way among the travelers to reach the captivating city of Athens, 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.

You must be at least 21 years of age, a valid Driver license & a valid credit card. EU residents need a valid driving license, Non-EU drivers will need to have an International Driving Permit to be eligible to rent.

Car rental companies we work with at Athens Airport (ATH)

VIP Cars works in association with numerous partner suppliers; some have their car rental desks at Athens Airport, Greece, while others provide 'meet and greet' services. Following are some of the suppliers that we work with:

  • AceAce
  • AlamoAlamo
  • AvisAvis
  • EnterpriseEnterprise
  • Firefly Car RentalFirefly
  • Hertz Hertz
  • NationalNational

Location of car hire counters: Athens Airport has car rental desks of five supplier companies at the airport. They are Enterprise, Avis, Budget, Hertz, and Sixt. Note that they all are partners of VIP Cars; therefore, by renting a car with us, you will not have to wait for any representative for assistance. 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

Packed with cars of almost all makes and models – packed with cars of almost all makes and models. Here are the most rented vehicles-types as per the requests we receive on VIP Cars:

  • Cheap car rentals Athens

    Economy, compacts, sedans, and minis are some of the cheapest to rent vehicles. Not only economical, but they are also easily available, even at short notice. Not meant for adventures, they are best for city travel.

  • Luxury car rental 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. Rent at least 3-4 months in advance if you want a cheap luxury car.

Athens Airport (ATH) Information

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.

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

Athens Airport Facilities

Shopping Center at Athens Airport

Accessorize

This London-based brand offers all from bags to hats, scarves and jewelry.

Armani Jeans

This brand offers clothes, shoes and accessories for both men and women.

Bag Stories

Women bags, luggage, bag packs or briefcases, at this store you can choose from a big range of Bags!

Apivita

This oldest Greek label offers skin-hair-and-body care products.

Boss/Hugo Boss

The label is known to provide a big range of sportswear, business wear and evening wear for men.

Emporio Armani

At the store travelers get access to finest Italian design collection for men and women.

Aircanteen - Burgerair Str

Aircanteen offers a great variety coffee, and foods from Salad to Pizzas, desserts and pies.

Airth coffee & nuts

Besides chocolate-based products and variety of nuts& dry-fruits, it offers various Greek dishes also.

Eat Greek

The menu consists of various sandwiches, Greek Gyros, snacks, plus a variety of beverages.

Everest

This Greek snack & coffee market also offers pastries, sandwiches and a variety of coffees.

Flocafé espresso room

Here travelers can choose from a variety of coffee blends, teas, snacks and beverages.

Le Grand Comptoir

Omelets, breakfast, soups or toasts, Le Grand Comptoir’s menu offer a range of eatables.

Lounges at Athens Airport

Athens Airport has 7 Lounges

Skyserv Handling Services
Swissport Executive Lounge
Goldair Handling
Aegean Airlines – Club
Goldair Handling
Lufthansa - Business Lounge

Fun things to do in Athens, Greece

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

Acropolis of Athens

Acropolis of Athens

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

Acropolis Museum

Acropolis Museum

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

Temple of Olympian Zeus

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.

Plaka

Plaka

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

Some Popular Road Trips from Athens, Greece

Athens to Delphi

Places to See in Delphi

Located on Mount Parnassus, Delphi is a major tourist attraction. It consists of various historically important sites


  • Delphi Archaeological Museum
  • Collections on the Delphic sanctuary
  • Tholos of Delphi
  • Temple of Apollo at Delphi
  • Athenian Treasury
  • Ancient Theatre

Athens to Dubrovnik

Places to See in Dubrovnik

Located on Mount Parnassus, Delphi is a major tourist attraction. It consists of various historically important sites


  • Lokrum: It is an Island known for its historic buildings & gardens
  • Walls of Dubrovnik: It is most noted for its Historical city walls and the mesmerizing views
  • Mljet: Mljet is famous for its lakes, beaches, monasteries, and sailing opportunities
  • Temple of Apollo at Delphi
  • Lovrijenac: It is a Historic fortress which provides spell bounding panoramic views of its surroundings.

FAQ's for car rental at Athens Airport

  • What are the inclusions for Athens Airport Car Rentals?

    The aforementioned car rental suppliers offer various inclusions with their ATH car rental deals. Though these inclusions vary from supplier to supplier, we bring you a few common ones which almost every supplier offers:

    • Collision Damage Waiver : This inclusion makes sure that you don’t have to pay anything extra in case an unlikely event like collision or an accident occurs.
    • Theft Waiver : This inclusion covers any sort of loss caused by theft, vandalism, or any other damage; however it doesn’t cover the stolen personal articles.
    • Unlimited Mileage : This inclusion’s presence means that there are no limits on the number of kilometers; you can cover as many kilometers as you like.
  • Do I have to pay cancellation charges If my trip gets canceled?

    In case you have to call off your plans, you can cancel your Athens Airport car rental by contacting the supplier or our booking support. If you manage to get the car booking canceled 48 hours before the pickup time, you will not have to pay anything extra; otherwise, the cancellation charges will come into play.

  • Is cross-Border travel allowed?

    Cross-border policies vary from supplier to supplier, and location to location. Therefore have a word with our 24/7 booking support for a better idea whether you can take your Athens Airport car rental on a cross-border trip or not. If you are planning a road trip from Athens, then renting through a supplier with Cross Border policy is a wise idea. Our support team can help you find the right suppliers for Cross Border rental cars.

  • What shall I do in the case of an accident or car hire breakdown?

    Apart from authorities you must also contact your supplier. Contact your car rental supplier and provide them the location where the accident or breakdown has occurred, they will provide you help, free of cost. Your rental voucher will have details on your supplier’s contact number.

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

    The cost of your car rental for Athens Airport will depend on the car category that you are planning to rent. However, note that the economy or compact class car rentals are 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.

Some Popular Road Trips from Athens, Greece

Within Greece
  • Road Trip 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

Cross-border
  • Road Trip 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 quiet cheap!
  • From there you can pick a car rental and can enjoy cross-border 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!
Hence, besides driving from Athens to Dubrovnik, you can enjoy a roundtrip from Belgrade to Dubrovnik to Belgrade, it is just as great!
Top Deals

Best Car Rental Deals in Greece

Economy USD 13.31 /day
Compact USD 16.64 /day
Van / Minivan USD 18.86 /day
Luxury USD 23.3 /day
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