Greece is a country with a rich history and is worldwide known for the Ancient Greek and the Olympic Games which were held for the first time in the city of Olympia. Today, the country is best known (by tourists) for its beautiful islands and beaches in the Ionian Sea and the Aegean Sea. Athens is the capital of Greece, a quarter of the Greek inhabitants live in or around this vibrant city. Greece is a vast country with a large number of airports. The largest airport is Athens Airport, which opened in 2001. The airport is home to the airlines Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air. Detailed information can be obtained at this page.

Practical information about Greece:

Time zone: Eastern European Time +2
Currency: euro
National Day: 25 March
Airport: αεροδρόμιο

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What are the busiest airports in Greece?

Airport IATA Passengers
Athens Airport ATH 21,737,787
Heraklion Airport HER 7,480,916
Thessaloniki Airport SKG 6,287,063
Rhodes Airport RHO 5,227,638
Chania Airport CHQ 3,015,934
Corfu Airport CFU 2,894,895
Kos Airport KGS 2,285,219
Santorini Airport JTR 1,907,720
Zante Airport ZTH 1,646,436
Mykonos Airport JMK 1,165,281 offers free airport information through its own websites and partners. The use of this data is only permitted for non-commercial purposes, provided that the source is mentioned. Use for commercial purposes requires permission from, see the disclaimer.