Athens travel guide

Athens Tourism | Athens Guide

You're Going to Love Athens

With a population of 21.897, Athens is a must-see destination in Alabama, United States.

When to visit Athens

Athens in December
Estimated hotel price
S$ 145
1 night at 3-star hotel
Athens in December
Estimated hotel price
S$ 145
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Athens in July, when the average temperature is 26 °C, and the highest can go up to 32 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -2 °C, with an average temperature of 3 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in March, when precipitation is around 153 mm. In contrast, August is usually the driest month of the year in Athens, with an average rainfall of 84 mm.

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How to Get to Athens

Plane

Although Athens doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Huntsville (HSV), which is located 25 km from Athens. The shortest flight to Athens from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 44h 28m.

Plane

Although Athens doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Huntsville (HSV), which is located 25 km from Athens. The shortest flight to Athens from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 44h 28m.

Airports near Athens

Airlines serving Athens

Lufthansa
Good (4,685 reviews)
KLM
Good (843 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,727 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,195 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,464 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,599 reviews)
Air France
Good (972 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,110 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,951 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,376 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,194 reviews)
Finnair
Good (786 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,172 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (847 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,898 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,553 reviews)
Spirit Airlines
Good (4,573 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (189 reviews)
Frontier
Okay (1,354 reviews)
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Where to stay in Athens

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Hampton Inn & Suites Athens/Interstate 65 and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Athens I-65.

Where to stay in popular areas of Athens

Hiring a car in Athens

Expect to pay S$ 1.35 per litre in Athens (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.15 and S$ 21.53. The most frequently booked car type in Athens is Economy (Chevrolet Sonic Sedan or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard car hire (Hyundai Sonata or similar) is, on average, 31% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 1.35 per litre in Athens (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.15 and S$ 21.53. The most frequently booked car type in Athens is Economy (Chevrolet Sonic Sedan or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard car hire (Hyundai Sonata or similar) is, on average, 31% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.