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Travel to Athens

With the airport located at a distance of 35 kms from the centre of the city, it is quite easy for travellers to figure out how to go to Athens conveniently. Tourists can hop on a flight to Athens International Airport, and reach their destination while covering the distance of around 5009 kms. A hub for all the major airlines, including Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, British Airways, Turkish Airlines, one can easily cover the India to Athens distance by air conveniently in around 10 hours. Hence, opting for a flight from India to Athens is the best and most convenient way, especially, for those who want to explore Greece and its centuries-old capital.

Let’s take a look at the below detailed guide in regard to how to reach Athens from India via various means of transport.


By Air

There are numerous India to Athens flights that are operating frequently from the major cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai and more. The fastest Mumbai to Athens flight is flown by Turkish Airlines, taking the duration of 10 hours. However, most Mumbai to Athens or Delhi to Athens flights make a stopover at various European cities like Istanbul, Doha, Abu Dhabi or Dubai, or Zurich or Budapest in Europe. Depending on the number of stops, a flight can take up to 32 hours to reach Athens.


By Train

Though, it is not possible to visit Athens from India via rail, traveling to Athens via train from other European countries is a very common occurrence. Rail Europe offers high-speed trains, night trains, scenic trains and regional trains from capital cities like Istanbul of Turkey, Belgrade of Serbia, Budapest of Hungary, Sofia of Bulgaria, Sarajevo of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Vienna of Austria, Zurich of Switzerland and Munich of Germany. Many people opt for the trans-Europe luxurious train journey for a spectacular view from the Swiss Alps to the sunny Mediterranean. Within the city, Athens Railway Station or Larissa Station is the main railway hub that connects the long distance, suburban and metro lines.


By Road

 

Although India and Greece are connected by a small strip of land, it is impossible in reality to make the journey from Delhi to Athens or from any other city. The roadway takes one from India to Pakistan, Iran, Turkey and then to Greece while crossing the European border. The 5000 km distance is neither politically or geographically easy to conquer, nor is it safe or convenient. However, if you have been traveling throughout Europe, then there are highways connecting other countries to the city. The journey to Athens by bus is long and needs getting on and off many times to change vehicle, but it is great for a road trip. Athens map has two bus terminals – A and B, located at Kifissou Street and Liossion Street, from where buses ferry across Greece. The Athens Central Bus Station has the KTEL Attica buses that cover the suburbs.


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New Delhi to Athens13.0 hours---
Mumbai to Athens11.0 hours---
Bangalore to Athens12.0 hours---
Chennai to Athens12.0 hours---

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    FAQ's of Athens

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    Athens is famous for its 3 hills. And, the Acropolis along with the most famous Parthenon is one amongst the hills.

     

     

     

    As weather during the spring and fall season is pleasant, the best time to visit Athens are from March to May and September to November.

    One will need a 220 V plug to use appliances like hair dryer and electric curlers in Athens.

    Now a days, one can conveniently carry credit cards for transactions. Other than that, currency exchange is available at various banks and exchange counters across the city.

    Yes, Athens is completely safe for those who plan to travel solo. People are welcoming and make travellers feel at home.

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