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Car hire in Athens

British Airways car hire, in partnership with Avis, includes all of the mandatory charges that you'll need to drive away your car in Athens.

  • Unlimited mileage
  • 24–hour customer support and roadside assistance
  • Collect Avios on every rental
  • Free additional driver for Executive Club members worldwide

The spectacular ruins of ancient Greece extend far beyond the capital city. Hire a car in Athens and see the sites of the surrounding areas, which range from the World Heritage Site of Meteora to the ancient town of Corinth.

Car rental gives you the freedom and flexibility to explore at your own pace. When you hire a car with us, in partnership with Avis, you will receive great benefits and incredible 24-hour customer support. Tailor-make your perfect fly-drive holiday and select a car type that suits your budget and requirements. Book a flight + car together to save money – it could come in handy for a car upgrade.

Great value Athens car hire

See Athens your way with one of our car deals.

Athens Experiences

Book one of our carefully selected sightseeing experiences in Athens.

Athens Half Day Sightseeing Tour
Athens Half Day Sightseeing Tour

Combine the sights of modern Athens with the sites of historical importance on this comprehensive five hour sightseeing tour. With an expert guide on hand to explain all the top Athens attractions, your tour passes Constitution Square and Parthenon temple -- home of the first modern Olympic Games. Explore the incredible UNESCO World Heritage-listed Acropolis of Athens on foot, seeing famous monuments like the Pantheon.

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Flight bookings made over the telephone incur a £10 booking fee per person, holiday bookings incur no fee.

Why BA car hire?

Book your car hire with British Airways - in partnership with Avis - and enjoy these great benefits:

  • Great rates and flexibility
  • Combine your flight with a car and save
  • Convenient and extensive choice of locations
  • Earn Avios on every rental
  • Earn bonus Avios when you book flights and car hire together
  • All mandatory charges included
  • 24 hour customer support
  • Free additional driver for Executive Club members
  • Join Avis Preferred at no extra charge and beat the queues with faster pick up