Current time in Greece


4:43 p.m.
June 3, 2023

Local time in Greece

The time in Greece is 3 hours ahead of UTC. The current timezone in Greece is Eastern European Summer Time (EEST). Greece is currently observing Daylight Saving Time (DST) also known as summer time. Daylight Saving Time in Greece ends at Oct. 29, 2023.

Details for the time in Greece

Current time
4:43 p.m.
Time zone Eastern European Summer Time (EEST)
Standard timezone: Eastern European Time (EET)
IANA time zone Europe/Athens
Your time difference 3 hours ahead of UTC
UTC time difference UTC+3
3 hours ahead of UTC

Greece Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Greece uses Daylight Saving Time. In the table below you can find out when DST begins and when DST ends in Greece.

DST started at March 26, 2023
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 29, 2023
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 31, 2024
Sets the clock forward 1 hour


Greece uses Eastern European Time EET and Eastern European Summer Time EEST. EET is UTC +0200 and EEST is UTC +0300. Greece's latitude and longitude is 31° 00' N and 22° 00' E. Greece isn’t very big, it takes the sun about half an hour to “travel” from the east to the west of the country.

Important cities in Greece

The current time in some important cities in Greece is shown below.

Time in Greece