30 is the country calling code for Greece.
Greece is a country on the continent of Europe. The capital city of Greece is Athens.
How to Call Greece from the UK
To call a telephone number in Greece from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Greece - 30.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
When telephoning Greece from the UK, please note the time difference between the United Kingdom and Greece.
The local time in Greece is now . The date is .
The local time in the UK is now . The date is .
The time difference between Greece and UK (United Kingdom) is 2 hours.
The currency used in Greece is the euro (EUR).
The current exchange rates between the euro and the British pound (EUR to GBP, GBP to EUR) are:
- 1 euro (EUR) = 0.903 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 1.107 EUR
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Greece – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Greece in recent years is:
- 2018 - 10,731,726
- 2017 - 10,754,679
- 2016 - 10,775,971
- 2015 - 10,820,883
- 2014 - 10,892,413
- 2013 - 10,965,211
Useful information about Greece
- Two-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2): GR
- Three-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3): GRC
- Region: Europe
- Capital: Athens
- Area: 131,990 square km
- Language(s): Greek (modern)
- Borders: Albania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of
Map of Greece
The location of Greece is shown on the map below.