General information about Athens
CountryGreece
Region Attica ESYE31
Region 2Nomarchía Athínas 445408
Region 3Athens 9186
Population664,046
Visitors/year4,155,000
Time ZoneEurope/Athens
Cost of living in Athens, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $148 $134
Food $168 $335
Transportation $26 $89
Communications and utilities $72 $103
Clothing $24 $89
Sports and leisure $19 $84
Accommodation in Athens, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$147
Shared room in city centre$133
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$244
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$233

Popular places and attractions of Athens

Одеон Герода Аттика (Ωδείο Ηρώδου Αττικού) Athens
Одеон Герода Аттика (Ωδείο Ηρώδου Αττικού)
Historic Site
9.7
Афинский Акрополь (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών) Athens
Афинский Акрополь (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)
Historic Site
9.6
Парфенон (Παρθενώνας) Athens
Парфенон (Παρθενώνας)
Historic Site
9.6
Mount Ymittos (Όρος Υμηττός) Athens
Mount Ymittos (Όρος Υμηττός)
Mountain
9.5
Flisvos Marina (Μαρίνα Φλοίσβου) Athens
Flisvos Marina (Μαρίνα Φλοίσβου)
Harbor / Marina
9.5
Dionysiou Areopagitou (Διονυσίου Αρεοπαγίτου) Athens
Dionysiou Areopagitou (Διονυσίου Αρεοπαγίτου)
Pedestrian Street/Plaza
9.5
Temple of Hephaistos (Ναός Ηφαίστου) Athens
Temple of Hephaistos (Ναός Ηφαίστου)
Historic Site
9.5
Ancient Agora (Αρχαία Αγορά) Athens
Ancient Agora (Αρχαία Αγορά)
Historic Site
9.4
Tower of the Winds - Horologion of Andronicos (Αέρηδες - Ωρολόγιο του Κυρρήστου) Athens
Tower of the Winds - Horologion of Andronicos (Αέρηδες - Ωρολόγιο του Κυρρήστου)
Historic Site
9.3
Храм Зевса Олимпийского (Ναός Ολυμπίου Διός) Athens
Храм Зевса Олимпийского (Ναός Ολυμπίου Διός)
Historic Site
9.3
Мегарон - Афинский концерт-холл (Μέγαρο Μουσικής Αθηνών) Athens
Мегарон - Афинский концерт-холл (Μέγαρο Μουσικής Αθηνών)
Concert Hall
9.3
The Art Foundation (TAF Athens) Athens
The Art Foundation (TAF Athens)
Art Gallery
9.3
Roman Agora (Ρωμαϊκή Αγορά) Athens
Roman Agora (Ρωμαϊκή Αγορά)
Historic Site
9.1
St. Eirini Square (Πλατεία Αγίας Ειρήνης) Athens
St. Eirini Square (Πλατεία Αγίας Ειρήνης)
Plaza
9.1
Benaki Museum (Μουσείο Μπενάκη) Athens
Benaki Museum (Μουσείο Μπενάκη)
Museum
9.0
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Parks, gardens and green spaces in Athens

Lycabettus Hill (Λόφος Λυκαβηττού) Athens
Lycabettus Hill (Λόφος Λυκαβηττού)
Other Outdoors
9.5
Philopappos Hill (Λόφος Φιλοπάππου) Athens
Philopappos Hill (Λόφος Φιλοπάππου)
Other Outdoors
9.5
Concert Hall Gardens (Κήπος Μεγάρου Μουσικής Αθηνών) Athens
Concert Hall Gardens (Κήπος Μεγάρου Μουσικής Αθηνών)
Park
9.4
Zappeion Gardens (Ζάππειος Κήπος) Athens
Zappeion Gardens (Ζάππειος Κήπος)
Garden
9.3
Flisvos Park (Πάρκο Φλοίσβου) Athens
Flisvos Park (Πάρκο Φλοίσβου)
Park
9.3
Αισθητικό Δάσος Καισαριανής Athens
Αισθητικό Δάσος Καισαριανής
Other Outdoors
9.2
Rating9.2 / 10 (59 reviews)
Details
Pani Hill (Λόφος Πανί) Athens
Pani Hill (Λόφος Πανί)
Park
9.1
Άλσος Γουδή Athens
Άλσος Γουδή
Park
8.9
Rating8.9 / 10 (106 reviews)
Details
Άλσος Περιπάτου Athens
Άλσος Περιπάτου
Park
8.9
Rating8.9 / 10 (36 reviews)
Details
Άλσος Πετρούπολης Athens
Άλσος Πετρούπολης
Park
8.8
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Cost of living and prices in Athens

Restaurants

Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 9.6 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 30.5 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5.2 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3.1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.5 USD

Markets

Food Water 1.5 liters 0.8 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.7 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.7 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.6 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.5 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 7.6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.0 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 6.1 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.4 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.5 USD

Transportation

Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1.2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 26.2 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.6 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.6 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 10.3 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.2 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 15,704.2 USD

Entertainment

Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 24.7 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 16.6 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 6.5 USD

Goods

Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 63.7 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 27.4 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 68.7 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 77.2 USD

Accommodation

Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 233.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 244.2 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 405.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 447.6 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 132.7 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 18.1 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,219.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,351.5 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 619.0 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.9 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Athens

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Average high°C28231915141416192429323222
Average temperature°C231814119911152024272717
Average low°C2016129778111620232314
RainDays49111413121210742298
FogDays455565108742263
ThunderstormsDays13321222221122
Average precipitationMm.1346626854413923211257391
Relative humidity%53626970696866635953474760
Wind speedKm/h7777887666887
Day LengthHours13121110101112141515151413

Location on map - Athens

Location on map - Athens

Athens - Closest airports

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 GreeceAtticaAthens664,046570 USD5.89.56.2
 GreeceCentral MacedoniaThessaloniki354,290492 USD6.68.97.8
 GreeceWest GreecePátrai168,034457 USD7.59.88.0
 GreeceCreteChania53,910467 USD
 GreeceAtticaPiraeus163,688