Jul 17 – 22, 2022
Europe/Athens timezone

Practical information

Information about passport, visa, currency in Greece.

Passport and Visa

Greece is a member state of the European Union and a member of Schengen Area. All international visitors from non-EU countries must present a valid passport when entering and may be required for Visa. Relevant information can be found on the website of the Greek Migration Agency

Currency and payments

The currency of Greece is Euro. Please note that almost all shops and restaurants in Greece accept credit cards.


  • The general emergency number in Greece is 112.
  • Police: 100
  • Healthcare: 166
  • Fire Brigade: 199