Disabled persons and persons with reduced mobility

As per the stipulations of Regulation (EC) No. 1107/2006, since 26/7/2008 Athens International Airport SA (AIA) provides the on ground assistance services for disabled passengers and passengers with reduced mobility at no additional charge. 

Ground assistance services for disabled passengers and passengers with reduced mobility travelling to/from Athens International Airport are provided through AIA’s two (2) contractors, namely in alphabetical order Goldair Handling SA and Skyserv SA.

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Important Notice:
Athens International Airport’s Coordination Office for Passengers with disability and/or reduced mobility (PRM) has been transferred to its new location, in the Main Terminal Building, next to Entrance 1, Departures’ level.

Airline assistance at Check-in

Airlines provide special care to passengers with special needs, to those who are not familiar with the local language or the language of the country they are travelling to, passengers travelling with infants or children.

For further information, please contact your airline >


Unaccompanied Minors

Young passengers travelling on their own must be presented by their parent, legal guardian or authorized adult, to the airline’s ground personnel, who is responsible to take care and safely deliver the child to the airline’s cabin crew.

The parent or legal guarding must remain at the airport until the flight is airborne.

Upon arrival, the child is escorted by the airline staff to the parent or legal guardian waiting at the Arrivals Level. The necessary documentation returning responsibility to the parent is completed.

The parent is then escorted to the Baggage Reclaim Area to retrieve the child’s luggage.

For further information, please contact your airline >


Travelling with Pets

Regulations and procedures for the transportation of pets - in the passenger cabin, in the aircraft hold or as freight - vary amongst airlines and destinations.

For further information it is recommended that you check with your airline.

Information and requirements published by the Ministry of Rural Development and Food can be found in Related Topics

A relative informative video is available also here >


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