King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens
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  • For stays longer than 90 days, please call 866-539-3446.
  • You can only book 550 days in advance.
  • Please double-check your dates.

We recommend flying into Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH), located just 40 minutes from the hotel.

Once at the hotel, guests can comfortably visit a variety of renowned sites and neighborhoods on foot or via the city’s public subway. Unrivaled in Europe, it is renowned for its timeliness as well as its stunning 19th century architecture and historic décor, which showcases Greek art and artifacts.

If you are traveling by car, please see driving directions, from the airport or any other location.

Getting Here

Airport

Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH)

Travel Distance: Approximately 35.0 km/21.75 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

Taxi
  • Day Service (6am to 11pm): 38 EUR; Night Service (11pm to 6am): 55 EUR
  • 24 hours
  • 40 minutes
Private Car Service
  • 24 hours
  • 45 minutes
  • Private transfers in a Mercedes sedan or limousine are available. Please contact concierge to make arrangements, or visit http://upg.starwoodpromos.com/?u=3E7B9FA27832776.

Bus
  • 6 EUR; One-way
  • 24 hours
  • 45 minutes
  • The public bus route Route Χ95 Syntagma - Athens Airport Express connects the airport to the greater Athens area. Tickets may be purchased directly from the bus driver, in the airport Metro station, or at any public transportation ticket outlets.

Port

Port of Piraeus

Travel Distance: Approximately 8.0 km/4.97 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

Private Car Service
  • 24 hours
  • 20 minutes
  • Private transfers in a Mercedes sedan or limousine are available. Please contact concierge to make arrangements, or visit http://upg.starwoodpromos.com/?u=3E7B9FA27832776.

Getting Around

By Subway

Metro - Syntagma Station
  • 1.40 EUR; 70-minute ticket
  • 24 hours
  • Athens' renowned subway system includes three primary lines. The closest Metro station is Syntagma Station. Located just steps northeast of the hotel, it is a sight unto itself, thanks to its resplendent décor, which includes extraordinary antiques and archaeological findings from the city’s excavations.

    Aove ground, Metro Line 1 connects the center of Athens with the Port of Piraeus. Underground, Metro Line 2 covers a considerable portion of the Attica region. Meanwhile, Metro Line 3 services the Attica region and offers 24-hour service between Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport and the hotel. All stations also display Metro maps for all three lines.

By Rental Car

Europcar
  • (30)(693) 6821 570
Hertz Car Rental
  • (30)(210) 6264 444
Avis Rent A Car
  • (30)(210) 6879 600

By Foot

On Foot
  • Nestled in the heart of Athens, the hotel is a short walk from many fascinating and historic sites, including the Acropolis, the picturesque Plaka neighborhood, the National Gardens, and more.

Note: Estimated charges, fees and schedules are not guaranteed by hotel. Driving distance may be affected by local conditions and traffic.

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Additional Information

If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact us at (30)(210) 3222 210.