Jul 7 – 12, 2019
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. Notice that almost all shops and restaurants in Greece accepts credit cards.


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