London to Athens Flights

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Selected fares from London to Athens

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
LON ATH Sat, 1 Nov - Wed, 12 Nov £81
LON ATH Fri, 14 Nov - Fri, 28 Nov £89
LON ATH Thu, 4 Dec - Mon, 8 Dec £107
LON ATH Wed, 1 Oct - Fri, 31 Oct £120
LON ATH Thu, 4 Dec - Mon, 8 Dec £165
LON ATH Tue, 6 May - Thu, 29 May £165
LON ATH Fri, 14 Nov - Mon, 17 Nov £184
LON ATH Tue, 14 Oct - Tue, 21 Oct £224
LON ATH Tue, 9 Sep - Wed, 17 Sep £224
LON ATH Mon, 13 Oct - Tue, 21 Oct £265

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

Cheapest weekend flights in May from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 29 May London (STN) Athens (ATH) Ryanair £143
Return Mon, 2 Jun Athens (ATH) London (STN) Ryanair

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 7 May London (STN) Athens (ATH) Ryanair £103
Return Wed, 14 May Athens (ATH) London (STN) Ryanair

Best one-week trip in May from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 7 May London (STN) Athens (ATH) Ryanair £103
Return Wed, 14 May Athens (ATH) London (STN) Ryanair
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 19 Jun London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Air Serbia £165
Return Mon, 23 Jun Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Air Serbia

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 2 Jun London (STN) Athens (ATH) Ryanair £136
Return Wed, 11 Jun Athens (ATH) London (STN) Ryanair

Best one-week trip in June from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Tue, 17 Jun London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Air Serbia £165
Return Tue, 24 Jun Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Air Serbia
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 3 Jul London (LGW) Athens (ATH) Ukraine International Airlines £201
Return Mon, 7 Jul Athens (ATH) London (LGW) Ukraine International Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Tue, 29 Jul London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Aegean £172
Return Tue, 12 Aug Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Aegean

Best one-week trip in July from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 30 Jul London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Aegean £179
Return Wed, 6 Aug Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Aegean
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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 1 US Airways
    Terminal 5 British Airways
  • 2

    Gatwick airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

  • 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
    British Airways, US Airways
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Interesting facts about flights from London to Athens

    • 4 direct flights are operating from London to Athens today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 31m.
    • British Airways flight 638 (01:45 GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from London to Athens.
    • British Airways flight 634 (16:40 GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's latest available flight from London to Athens.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Athens (US Airways flight 4810, Airbus Industrie A321) takes 3h 25m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from London to Athens (British Airways flight 632, Boeing 767 Passenger) takes 3h 35m.
    • 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.

Aircraft options between London and Athens

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767 Passenger British Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 British Airways, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A321 US Airways, British Airways

Flight schedule for flights from London to Athens on Thu, Apr 17, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Alitalia/Alitalia AZ207/AZ722 LHR 16:25 ATH 00:15 321/321 5hr 50min
British Airways/Alitalia BA2540/AZ722 LGW 15:00 ATH 00:15 734/321 7hr 15min
British Airways/Alitalia BA556/AZ722 LHR 14:20 ATH 00:15 320/321 7hr 55min
British Airways/Alitalia BA554/AZ722 LHR 15:40 ATH 00:15 319/321 6hr 35min
Alitalia/China Eastern Airlines AZ207/MU8229 LHR 16:25 ATH 00:35 321/32S 6hr 10min
British Airways/China Eastern Airlines BA2540/MU8229 LGW 15:00 ATH 00:35 734/32S 7hr 35min
British Airways/China Eastern Airlines BA556/MU8229 LHR 14:20 ATH 00:35 320/32S 8hr 15min
British Airways/China Eastern Airlines BA554/MU8229 LHR 15:40 ATH 00:35 319/32S 6hr 55min
airberlin/Aegean AB5090/A31834 LCY 14:45 ATH 00:40 E70/321 7hr 55min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5090/LH1284 LCY 14:45 ATH 00:40 E70/321 7hr 55min
airberlin/Aegean AB5102/A31834 LCY 17:00 ATH 00:40 E90/321 5hr 40min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5102/LH1284 LCY 17:00 ATH 00:40 E90/321 5hr 40min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5020/LH1284 LHR 15:10 ATH 00:40 319/321 7hr 30min