Current time in Greece


11:30 p.m.
Jan. 17, 2022

Local time in Greece

The time in Greece is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Greece

Current time
11:30 p.m.
Timezone Eastern European Time (EET)
Olson timezone name Europe/Athens
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2 hours ahead of UTC

Greece Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2021 March 28, 2021
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2022 Oct. 30, 2022
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2022 March 27, 2022
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.