LOCATION , LOCATION, LOCATION

Athens Backpackers is a

2 minute walk to the Acropolis
1 minute walk to the NEW Archaeological M
2 minute walk to the Plaka
5 minute walk to the National Gardens
1 minute walk Hadrians Arch
2 minute walk Temple of Zeus
10 minute subway to National Archaeological
7-10 min walk from Syntagma Square
15 minute walk Lycabettus Hill
20 minute tram to beach
20 minute train to Pireaus Port
metro

Note Metro tickets are 8 euros single ticket from the airport, 10 euros single ticket to-and-from airport (subject to change).

From El.Venizelos (Athens Airport);
Take the blue line to Syntagma square.
Switch to the red line, direction south towards ‘Helliniko’.
Get off the train at the first stop ‘Acropoli’ Station.
Walk out the metro exit straight ahead ('Makrigianni/Athanasiou Diakou').
Walk straight down ‘Athanasiou Diakou’ Street and take your first left onto ‘Makri’ Street.
The hostel is the second building on the left side of the street at ‘Makri’ 12.
You'll be greeted with a smile.

From 'Patras'/'Larissa' station (Athens central station, where over ground meets metro);
Take the red line, direction south towards ‘Helliniko’.
Get off the train at the first stop ‘Acropoli’ Station.
Walk out the metro exit straight ahead ('Makrigianni/Athanasiou Diakou').
Walk straight down ‘Athanasiou Diakou’ Street and take your first left onto ‘Makri’ Street.
The hostel is the second building on the left side of the street at ‘Makri’ 12.

From Pireaus (the port) take the green line towards Kifissia.
Switch to the red line at ‘Syntagma’, direction south towards ‘Helliniko’.
Get off the train at the first stop ‘Acropoli’ Station.
Walk out the metro exit straight ahead ('Makrigianni/Athanasiou Diakou').
Walk straight down ‘Athanasiou Diakou’ Street and take your first left onto ‘Makri’ Street.
The hostel is the second building on the left side of the street at ‘Makri’ 12.

*Don’t forget, VALIDATE YOUR METRO TICKETS