Frequently Asked Questions

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Why should I choose Spiros Taxi & Tours?

Spiros Taxi & Tours is like having a private driver for all your transportation needs in and around Athens. We’ll help you love Greece as much as we do by making getting around easy so you can concentrate on your vacation.

  • Competitive prices!
  • All of our drivers are fluent in English. Has a work experience as a limousine and taxi driver of over 25 years. It's good to know that you're dealing with a professional who knows his job more than just well.
  • All of our vehicles a smoke-free.
  • You will be riding in style in a comfortable E-class Mercedes sedan taxi.
  • You can see Spiros and all the drivers as your friend. We know what it is like arriving in a foreign country and having someone try to overcharge you. You are guaranteed to have a GREAT day.

How long is the drive from the airport to Athens?

The drive to central Athens is usually about 40 minutes. Our service includes everything: luggage charge, tolls fee, VAT, meter start, airport charge, etc. So, you don't have to pay anything more than the above.

How long is the ride from the airport to the port of Piraeus?

It takes about 45min to get from the airport to Piraeus, but at peak traffic times it can take longer.
If you are taking a ferry to a local island, you will need to collect your ferry tickets from an agent at the port even if you booked them in advance. When you book with Spiros Taxi & Tours, ask for the driver to wait for you while you collect your tickets, then drop you off at the dock where the ferry departs.
When you are planning travel from plane arrival to the port be sure to calculate about one hour to clear customs, retrieve luggage and pick up some cash, and about an hour to drive from the airport to Piraeus, plus 30 minutes to board the ship and check in.

I’m out in Athens for the day, how can a private taxi help?

One of the best kept secrets for visitors to Athens is hiring a private driver for the day. Spiros Taxi & Tours gives you the comfort of having one driver to take you everywhere you want to go. The driver will wait for you while you attend a meeting, or go shopping and then drive you to your next stop.

What happens if my flight is delayed? Will you still be there?

Certainly! I will be waiting for you by the arrivals gate until you clear customs even if your flight is delayed.

Do you setup shared tours?

We don't set up shared tours. However, you are more than welcome to bring another couple along to share the cost of your tour.

Can you reserve hotels for the tours we have booked with you?

Yes, once you have decided on the hotel you wish to stay in and the dates, I can contact the hotel and reserve the dates for you.

What means of payment do you accept?

We accept cash (Euros or USD) as well as credit cards (Visa & Master Card). Please note that if you decide to pay with a credit card there is a 3% surcharge.

Do you require a deposit?

There is no need for a deposit. You can pay me at the end of your tour or service.

Where can I find reviews about Spiros Taxi Service?

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