Athens, Greece Price Guide Last Updated: Jan 2022

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$60.51
1 USD = 0.9800 EUR
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Athens Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar11.22 - 51.02
starstarstarstarstar19.39 - 87.76
starstarstarstarstar22.45 - 104.08
starstarstarstarstar41.84 - 127.55
starstarstarstarstar87.76 - 188.78

Athens Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed11.22 - 24.49

Athens Attractions Prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Acropolis of AthensEasily the city's most popular site. Climb the hill and enter the hilltop complex to see all the ruins. Cheaper in winter.
adults
20.41
New Acropolis MuseumThe new and fancy museum at the foot of the Acropolis is finally open. It is more expensive in the Summer season.
adults
5.10
National Archaeological Museum of AthensIf you only see one other museum in Athens, this should be the one.
adults
12.24

Athens Food and drink prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastMany restaurants include breakfast. If yours doesn't then you have corner shops and bakeries serving good options.4.08 - 6.12
Budget lunchReally good souvlakis are among the local fast-food items on offer. Sitting down in a tourist-area restaurant will cost much more.5.10 - 8.16
Budget dinnerAthens is loaded with tourist restaurants charging fairly high prices. Casual places more for locals are better bargains.8.67 - 13.27
Beer (.33l bottle)Drink prices in Athens all depend on where you are doing it. Mythos is the cheap local lager.3.06 - 4.59
Beer (.33l bottle, retail)Buying beer in shops can be a good money-saving tip to get things started.1.12
House wine (liter)Local table wines can be great bargains at taverns and casual places.5.61 - 8.16
SouvlakiA single souvlaki sandwich can make a great local meal or snack on the go. Sit down and the price doubles, or more.2.04 - 3.06

transportation prices

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center39.80 - 55.10
Metro from airport to city center10.20
Public bus from airport to city center5.10
3km taxi ride in Athens7.14 - 9.18
Metro or bus ride in Athens1.43
Metro ride to Piraeus port1.43
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