Getting there & away
Bus Nos 040 and 049 operate 24 hours a day between Piraeus and central Athens; they run every 20 minutes from 6am until midnight and then hourly (€0.50). Bus 040 runs between Akti Xaveriou in Piraeus and Filellinon in Athens. Bus 049 runs between Plateia Themistokleous in Piraeus and Omonia in Athens.
The X96 Piraeus–Athens Airport Express buses leave from the southwestern corner of Plateia Karaïskaki.