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Getting around Athens, GA

Planning to travel in Athens? Whether you’re a visitor or a resident, let this guide help you make the most of your Athens experience. Travel from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to popular hotels like SpringHill Suites Athens Downtown/University Area using Uber and discover popular routes and destinations.

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Reserve car service in Athens with Uber

Arrange your car service needs in advance with Uber in Athens. Request a ride anytime up to 90 days ahead, whether you need transportation to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, you have plans to visit your favorite restaurant, or you’re going somewhere else.

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Ride Sharing in Athens

Getting around Athens without a car is easy with Uber. Find places to visit in the area, then request a ride on any day and at any time of the week. You can request a ride in real-time or request a ride in advance so your ride is ready when you are. Whether you’re traveling in a group or alone, you can use the app to find a ride option for your needs.

Open the Uber app and enter your destination to begin exploring Athens.

Athens-area airport car service

When your travel in Athens takes you to an airport from a neighborhood, or elsewhere, open the app and request a ride at any time of day. Tap below on the name of a nearby airport to learn how to use Uber to get car service to arrivals and departures. On the linked airport page, you’ll find out where to meet your driver for pickup, how much the trip will cost, and more.

Choose the best ways to get around Athens

  • Taxi in Athens

    Consider Uber as an alternative to taxis when traveling in Athens. With Uber, you can trade flagging down cabs for requesting rides on demand, no matter the time of day. You can request a ride from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, visit Winterville, or enter another place. Open the app and enter a destination to get around Athens.

  • Public transport in Athens

    Getting around with public transport is an affordable way to travel. Depending on the area, you can view nearby bus or subway routes with Uber Transit to help plan your travels. Open the app to see if Uber Transit is available in your neighborhood or visit popular places in Athens by ridesharing with Uber.

  • Bike rentals in Athens

    Biking is an eco-friendly way to get around the heart of a city. In select cities, you can find and ride electric bikes with Uber. Open the app to see if bikes are available in Athens, then order from our popular restaurants to refuel after a day of exploring. If bikes are available in Athens, remember to wear a helmet and follow traffic laws while riding.


Uber does not tolerate the use of alcohol or drugs by drivers using the Uber app. If you believe your driver may be under the influence of drugs or alcohol, please have the driver end the trip immediately.

Commercial vehicles may be subject to additional state government taxes, which would be over and above the toll.

There are a number of location-specific requirements and regulations users should be aware of when using Uber in your country. Please visit this page to read them.