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Syntagma Station, Athens

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Located at the main city square, Syntagma Station provides an ideal starting point for your tour of Athens. This metro station offers a convenient link to the airport and the city's main railway station, and serves as a major transportation hub for public buses, trams, and taxis. From this point you can easily walk to the Greek parliament building or explore the nearby pedestrian-friendly shopping district. Built on the site of an ancient necropolis, the station now doubles as a museum, displaying a small portion of nearly 30,000 artifacts unearthed during the construction of the modern subway system. Syntagma Station is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Athens Edition.
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  • Meet the No. 2 and no. 3 lines of Metro station on Syntagma Square Station Exit. Also, one of the nearest station of the Plaka district, many shops. At the airport end of the No. 3 line, so very useful station is for travellers.
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  • WThe Syntagma Station was actually our first station of interest, when we needed to get into our hotel. It is incredibly charming and situated in Sytagma Square, which has a unique atmosphere. We were...  more »
  • Evidently is the most important station of the capital for the historic location near the Parliament, Syntagma and most central district Plaka. They wanted to make a monumental environment and that it is especially in size with various halls that host a mini archaeological museum that illustrates some findings probable period of the excavations. The line is also very important for tourists because it links the airport but also one side of the Acropolis with its station. For users of the Metro point out that there are tickets for over 65 at the price of 0.60 euros
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