Book your taxis with Greeka in Greece & Greek islands
While travelling to Greece, if you do not rent your own car, taxis is the best way of transport in Greece, in cities and islands.
Want to organize your Greece taxis transfer from an airport, a port, a rail station, a hotel or other? This is the right place.
We can arrange any kind of transfer in Greece from any point to another. Depending of the locations, we can arrange transfer with taxis, mini buses, buses and VIP cars.
General taxis info
Taxi cars in Athens are yellow with illuminated sign marked "TAXI" on top.
One can stop taxis in Greece by simply raising a hand or go to a Taxi stands (piatsa) which are located in many parts in Athens. It may occur that the taxi already has passengers inside or board other people during the ride, as it is common to share taxis, in Greece. This practice is usual in Athens, not in the small towns.
When the sign on top is lighted, the taxi is available for hire.
There is a minimum fare for the short taxi rides and then the price is settled by the meter. Taxis in Greece double their fares between midnight and 05:00 am. Also note that there is an extra charge for picking up from the ports, train and bus stations but also for luggages.
Greece taxis fares (2016)
In certain tourist areas and in the Greek islands, you may be asked to pay a predetermined (standard) amount for a ride to a specific destination. Thus, before boarding a taxi in Greece, make sure you ask the taxi driver for the exact fare of your journey.
From February 2013, fixed taxi fares have been legislated for the following routes.
In the following table, you can see indicative taxi fares from the airport of Athens to the most usual destinations in Attica.