Sleeping in Airports

Goldair Handling CIP Lounge
Athens Airport

Escape the crowds and relax in the Goldair CIP Lounge prior to your flight from Athens Airport. Await your flight in comfortable seating, graze at the complimentary open buffet or unwind with a glass of wine . This lounge hosts passengers flying to both schengen and extra schengen area offering fast lane stamp to avoid queing at the security check. The style of the lounge is industrial with comfortable leather couches and glass detailed furniture. Panorama view towards the Spata countryside is also available from all locations of the lounge. As an added bonus, the lounge also has high-speed WiFi and workstations to charge up your laptops and get some work done.

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, you can access the Goldair CIP Lounge by purchasing a lounge pass to guarantee a seat. Below you will find some useful information to plan your visit including: lounge location, hours, services, and lounge access rates.

Lounge Location

Athens Airport, Hall B, Airside, Schengen Area, Level 1, opposite Gate B13.

Important: Accessible to passengers on Schengen (international & domestic) flights only.

Services & Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Beverages (alcohol)
  • Beverages (non-alcoholic)
  • Flight Information Monitor
  • Internet / WiFi
  • Meals & Snacks
  • Newspapers/Magazines
  • Television

This lounge does not have any sleep facilities.


The lounge is open 3:30AM – 8:00PM (Daily).

Lounge Access & Rates

Pay at the door

When space is available, this lounge accepts walk-in guests.  The rate is 46€ per person. (updated by a reader in April 2024)

Lounge Passes

Lounge passes can be purchased by any traveller regardless of airline or class of service.
» Benefits: Guarantees a seat in the lounge for your desired time period  • Changes & Refunds up until 24 hours prior to arrival.
» Disadvantages: Non-refundable within 24 hours of arrival.
The online rate is GBP 25.00 per person. » Buy a lounge pass

Passes are handled through our third party partners. Be sure to read the terms and conditions before purchasing your pass.  For changes and cancellations, contact the email on your pass confirmation at least 24 hours in advance of your arrival.

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