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London to Athens Flights

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Selected fares from London to Athens

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
LON ATH Wed, 28 Oct - Sun, 8 Nov £43
LON ATH Sat, 3 Oct - Sun, 11 Oct £52
LON ATH Tue, 22 Sep - Fri, 9 Oct £75
LON ATH Tue, 5 May - Mon, 11 May £78
LON ATH Tue, 12 May - Fri, 22 May £78
LON ATH Mon, 11 May - Sun, 24 May £91
LON ATH Thu, 14 May - Sat, 23 May £106
LON ATH Thu, 12 Nov - Tue, 17 Nov £122
LON ATH Mon, 16 Nov - Sun, 22 Nov £154
LON ATH Fri, 23 Oct - Mon, 2 Nov £550

Flights from London to Athens

When you depart from London, your carrier will leave from one of London's major airports: Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton, Stansted or London City. On arrival in Athens, you will land at Athens International Airport. When you look for bargain flights with ebookers, our advanced search engine allows you to search multiple combinations to find the best prices available.

Carriers That Offer London to Athens Flights

When you book cheap air tickets from London to Athens with ebookers, our powerful booking engine searches flights on hundreds of carriers from around the world. Some of the airlines that fly to Athens from London include:

  • Aegean Airlines
  • Air France
  • Alitalia
  • All Nippon
  • Austrian Airlines
  • Bmi
  • British Airways
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Cyprus Airways
  • EasyJet
  • Iberia
  • Japan Airlines
  • KLM Royal Dutch
  • LOT Polish Air
  • Lufthansa
  • Olympic Air
  • Royal Jordanian
  • SAS
  • SWISS
  • TAP Portugal
  • Tarom
  • Turkish Airlines

Estimated Travel Times for Flights From London to Athens

When you fly to Athens from London on a non-stop flight, it takes approximately three hours and 45 minutes. Airlines that offer non-stop flights include British Airways, easyJet, Aegean Airlines and Japan Airlines. When you use ebookers to find flights, choose flexible dates and multiple layovers to get the most convenient price.

Transportation in Athens

Athens International Airport is located about 20 miles out of the city centre. It is one of the busiest airports in Europe and offers a range of transportation options for travellers. The cheapest and fastest way to get into the city is by suburban rail. The train has a station located directly outside of the airport; follow the signs from the baggage claim area to get to the station. If you cannot handle your luggage easily on your own, a bus is an easier option. There are several airport express buses that run into different parts of the city, and drivers can tell you which stop is closest to your destination. If you are traveling with other people, taxis, which are quite plentiful in the city, can be a cheap option as well. To prebook airport transfers, visit the ‘Extras’ section of the ebookers website. During your stay in Athens, the metro is the easiest way to get around the city. Tickets are cheap, and you can buy them from the electronic machines in each station.

Things to Do in Athens After a Flight From London

Athens is one of the most popular cities for visitors to Greece. The large, sprawling city spreads out between the hills that form its natural boundaries. The two most popular attractions in Athens are the Acropolis and the Parthenon, which tower above the city on a hill. The site is easy to reach by metro, and you can walk up the paths from the station. Other popular tourist attractions in Athens include:

  • National Archaeological Museum
  • Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon
  • Piraeus
  • Lycabettus Hill
  • The Plaka Neighborhood
  • Syntagma Square
  • The Agora

If you want to see a variety of attractions without the need to deal with logistics, check out the Extras section of the ebookers website. By booking with us, you can prearrange the tour and save money.

Ebookers can help you find the best deals on flights from London to Athens whether you are traveling for business or a holiday.

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May

Cheap weekend flights in May from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 7 May London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines £46
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Return Sun, 10 May Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Aegean Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from London to Athens

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Leave Thu, 7 May London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines £46
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Return Sun, 10 May Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Aegean Airlines

Best one-week trip in May from London to Athens

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Leave Fri, 15 May London (STN) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines £51
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June

Cheap weekend flights in June from London to Athens

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Leave Thu, 18 Jun London (STN) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines £55
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Return Sat, 20 Jun Athens (ATH) London (STN) Aegean Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from London to Athens

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Leave Fri, 26 Jun London (LCY) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines £43
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Return Mon, 30 Nov Athens (ATH) London (LCY) Aegean Airlines

Best one-week trip in June from London to Athens

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July

Cheap weekend flights in July from London to Athens

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Leave Thu, 16 Jul London (STN) Athens (ATH) Ukraine International Airlines £69
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Return Mon, 20 Jul Athens (ATH) London (STN) Ukraine International Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from London to Athens

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Leave Wed, 1 Jul London (STN) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines £51
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Return Thu, 9 Jul Athens (ATH) London (STN) Aegean Airlines

Best one-week trip in July from London to Athens

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London and Athens airports and terminals

Airports in London, GB

map of airports in London
  • 1

    Heathrow Airport (LHR)

    Distance from City Center: 14 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LHR to ATH

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Aegean Airlines
    Terminal 5 British Airways
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    Gatwick airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LGW to ATH

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal S Aegean Airlines
  • 3

    Stansted airport (STN)

    Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles

  • 4

    Luton airport (LTN)

    Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles

  • 5

    London-City airport (LCY)

    Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles

  • 6

    Southend airport (SEN)

    Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles

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Airports in Athens , GR

map of airports in Athens
  • 1

    Eleftherios Venizelos airport (ATH)

    Distance from City Center: 12.2 miles

    Carriers for flights from LON to ATH

    Carriers
    Aegean Airlines, British Airways
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Interesting facts about flights from London to Athens

    • 7 direct flights are operating from London to Athens today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 35m.
    • British Airways flight 638 (06:45 GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from London to Athens.
    • Aegean Airlines flight 609 (22:15 GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today's latest available flight from London to Athens.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Athens (British Airways flight 634, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 3h 30m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from London to Athens (Aegean Airlines flight 609, Airbus Industrie A321) takes 3h 45m.
    • Flights from Gatwick airport (LGW), Heathrow Airport (LHR), London-City airport (LCY), Luton airport (LTN), Southend airport (SEN), Stansted airport (STN) to Eleftherios Venizelos airport (ATH) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from London to Athens on Fri, Apr 3, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Turkish Airlines/Aegean Airlines TK1966/A3995 LGW 12:35 ATH 00:05 73H/320 9hr 30min
Turkish Airlines/Turkish Airlines TK1966/TK7995 LGW 12:35 ATH 00:05 73H/320 9hr 30min
airberlin/Aegean Airlines AB5090/A31834 LCY 14:45 ATH 00:25 E90/321 7hr 40min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5090/LH1284 LCY 14:45 ATH 00:25 E90/321 7hr 40min
airberlin/Aegean Airlines AB5020/A31834 LHR 15:10 ATH 00:25 319/321 7hr 15min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5020/LH1284 LHR 15:10 ATH 00:25 319/321 7hr 15min
airberlin/Aegean Airlines AB5022/A31834 LHR 16:15 ATH 00:25 319/321 6hr 10min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5022/LH1284 LHR 16:15 ATH 00:25 319/321 6hr 10min
British Airways/Aegean Airlines BA8734/A31834 LCY 14:45 ATH 00:25 E70/321 7hr 40min
British Airways/Lufthansa BA8734/LH1284 LCY 14:45 ATH 00:25 E70/321 7hr 40min
British Airways/Aegean Airlines BA910/A31834 LHR 15:10 ATH 00:25 319/321 7hr 15min
British Airways/Lufthansa BA910/LH1284 LHR 15:10 ATH 00:25 319/321 7hr 15min
British Airways/Aegean Airlines BA912/A31834 LHR 16:15 ATH 00:25 319/321 6hr 10min