MAICC (Congress Venue) is situated in the heart of Athens and is easily accessible by metro, bus and cable trolley bus. It is also located within walking distance from a variety of hotels of all stars and standards. Getting to and from the city center or other locations is quite easy:
• 3-5 min. from the city centre
• 30 min. from the Athens International Airport (www.aia.gr)
From the airport: Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” is located 33 km southeast of Athens and accommodates all international and domestic flights. The airport is easily accessible from MAICC (Conference Venue) and the city centre via motorway, express bus or metro.
By taxi: An average journey by taxi from the airport to the city center takes approximately 40-50 minutes, depending on traffic and costs €38 (flat fare between 05.00-00.00h and €50 between 00.00-05.00h ). The express bus line X95 (towards the direction of Syntagma) travels directly to Athens city centre every 30 minutes and costs €6 per ticket.
If you come by taxi, just tell the driver you want to the Concert Hall. He won’t need any further directions!
By Metro: There is a metro station right next to the main entrance of MAICC (Congress Venue) called “Megaron Moussikis” from which one can access it from both the airport and city centre using metro line 3 (the Blue Line). The metro line 3 (Blue Line) runs every 30 minutes from the airport. The trip to the city centre is 40 minutes and costs €10 per ticket. Please see below the current map of Athens Metro for your convenience.
By Bus: The following buses, express buses and cable trolley buses all pass by near the MAICC (Conference Venue):
• Buses: 450, 550, 601, 603
• Express buses: X95 (direct airport line), A5, E6, E7, X14
• Cable trolley buses: 3, 7, 8, 13
For more information regarding the public transportation network in Athens please visit: www.oasa.gr