Getting There – Athens
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Do you want to arrange your arrival/departure transfers in Athens?
If so, please send your requirements to ERA the local PCO, and they will be happy to help you firstname.lastname@example.org
ERA, will arrange your transfers accordingly to your flight details and will send you a confirmation e-mail along with all information. Our services and tariff are:
Ground transportation prices – Airport to Athens Centre Hotel/s and vice versa
(inclusive: meet & greet service / airport & luggage charges/ road tolls / 24% vat)
1 a/c Mercedes or similar taxi - seating capacity 3 passengers + luggage
- Cost per vehicle – per one way, between hours 06:00 a.m. – 23:00 p.m. - 50.00€
- Cost per vehicle – per one way, between hours 23:00 p.m. – 06:00 a.m. - 60.00€
Mini Van – Mini Bus – Coach – Executive Black Cars – price provided upon request
How else can you reach the venue hotel?
Athens Metro –General Information
With 3 lines & 61metro stations, the trains run every 3 minutes at rush hours and every 5-10 minutes at all other times.
Hours of operation:
Lines 2 and 3 operate daily from 05:30 – 00:00 (05:30-02:00 on Friday and Saturday).
Line 1 operates daily from 05:00-00:30.
While inside the train, announcements are made before every stop. Metro tickets are sold at the stations’ cashiers and by automatic tellers. Remember to validate your ticket before you move on to the platform.
Athens Metro -Getting to/from Athens International Airport to Athens Hilton Hotel
The Hotel is located about 20 km from the Airport (approximately 40 minutes).
Trains run every 30 minutes, 7 days a week from 6:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and the cost of the ticket is 10€ per way.
Take Metro Line 3 (Aghia Marina – Douk. Plakentias – Airport) from Athens Airport and stop at EVANGELISMOS Metro station. While in the station, take the left exit toward to VAS. SOFIAS street. Walk pass the Hilton Hotel (on your left and hand side).
Bus-Getting to/from Athens International Airport to Athens Hilton Hotel
All buses depart from the Arrivals Level approximately every 20’ min., between Exits 4 and 5. Airport bus tickets are available from the ticket kiosk and cost 6 euros for a single ride from/to the airport. The travel time from Athens International Airport to Syntagma is approximately 60 minutes, depending on traffic.
Bus X95 “Syntagma – Airport” brings you to Syntagma. Exit the bus at the terminal station SYNTAGMA. Take Metro Line 3 (Aghia Marina – Douk. Plakentias – Airport) from SYNTAGMA Metro station & exit at EVANGELISMOS Metro station. While in the station, take the left exit toward to VAS. SOFIAS street. Walk pass the Hilton Hotel (on your left and hand side)
Plan your travel to Athens
We are pleased to inform you that we via United Airlines can offer a discount package on your travel to Athens
Offer/Discount Code: ZXWY275173
- Global meeting product, valid for all points of sales and all points of origin (with the exception of Japan point of origin)
- 5 to 10% discount off published fare
- 7-day travel window (Valid travel dates: May 22, 2017 to June 9, 2017)
- Tickets can be issued by travel agency, united.com or United Meeting Reservations (a service fee will apply)
- Recognition of United Mileage Plus and other Frequent Flyer Mileage Program
- Offer good for travel on United Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Canada Air, Lufthansa, Tyrolean Airways and Swiss Air
Reservations and Ticketing Option
- Attendees may book through www.united.com
Enter your Offer Code ZXWY275173 in the Offer Code box when searching for your flights
- Through a travel agency
Provide the discount program information and valid travel dates to your preferred travel agent for reservation: Agreement code: 275173 Z code: ZXWY (must be entered in the Tour Code box)
- Through United Meetings Reservations (a service fee will apply) U.S. and Canada Phone: 800-426-1122
7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. CST M-F
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. CST S-S
- All Other Locations
Email your preferred itinerary and agreement code 275173 and Z code ZXWY to United Meetings at email@example.com (please allow for 24 hours to process)
How to reach Hilton Athens
Hilton Athens is situated right in the heart of Athens and is easily accessible by metro, bus and trolley bus. It is also located at a walking distance from major hotels and many other smaller hotels. Commuting to and from the city centre and the Athens International Airport or other locations is quite easy:
» 35 min. from the Athens International Airport (www.aia.gr)
» 3-5 min. from the city centre.
By Metro: There is direct access from the airport and the city centre to Hilton Athens with the metro. Both stations “Evangelismos” and “Megaro Moussikis” on metro line 3 (blue line) are in walking distance (3-5 minutes) from the Hotel.
By Bus: The following buses & express buses pass by and stop near the Hilton Athens
» Buses: 032, 220, 221, 224, 235, 550, 608, 622, 815
» Express Buses: X95 (direct airport line)
For more information about the public transportation network in Athens please visit the website
From the airport: Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” is located in Spata, 33 km southeast of Athens and serves all international and domestic flights. The airport is easily accessible from Hilton Athens and the city centre via motorway, express bus or metro. An average journey by taxi from the airport to the city centre should take approximately 35 minutes, depending on traffic, costing €38 – 50 (depending on the time of the day). The express bus line X95 (direction Syntagma) serves Athens city centre. A ticket for the airport express line costs € 6. The metro line 3 runs every 30 minutes from the airport (but not on the hour – for the exact schedule please check this link) and the trip to the city centre takes approximately 38 minutes and costs €10