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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from London to Athens were £65 for one-way flights and £129 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Origin Airport IATA codeLHR
Destination Airport IATA codeATH
Flight Price£129

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Athens ATH Flight Information

Traveling From London
Origin Airport IATA Code LON
Traveling To Athens
Destination Airport IATA Code ATH
Number of Airlines Serving 8
Available Airlines Sky Express, Aegean, British Airways, KLM, ITA Airways
Distance 2426 km
Direct Flight Time 7 30
Flight Price £129

Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to fly from London to Athens right now?
Stay informed about present flying restrictions and health guidelines by checking our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for the latest requirements for your flights from London to Athens.
Is there a direct flight between London and Athens?
There are multiple airlines to pick from. You might like the Heathrow Airport to Athens International Airport route which is operated by companies such as British Airways and Aegean Airlines. Or maybe you would prefer to fly from Luton Airport (LTN) to Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) with Ryanair or Wizz Air UK.
How long is a direct flight from London to Athens?
Expect to be sitting for a minimum of 3 hours and 30 minutes when heading from London to Athens. But this journey of 1,500 miles usually takes around 3 hours and 40 minutes. No matter how long your flight is, you won’t have to make a stopover, so you’ll have extra time to enjoy your break.
Can I cancel my flight booking to Athens due to COVID-19?
As an ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Athens booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.
What are the best airports for London to Athens flights?
You might be curious to find out that there are lots of ways to fly from London to Athens. These are the most frequently flown routes:

  • Stansted Airport (STN) to Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH) - 79 flights per week
  • London Gatwick to ATH - 75 flights per week
  • London (LHR-Heathrow) to Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) - 64 flights per week

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from London to Athens?
Whether it’s an included meal or welcoming service, we all have certain things we look for when deciding on an airline. Check out these reputable carriers to see which one offers exactly what you’re searching for:

  • Ryanair with 351 flights every month.
  • EasyJet with 173 flights every month.
  • British Airways with 156 flights every month.
  • Wizz Air with 99 flights every month.
  • Aegean Airlines with 91 flights every month.
  • KLM with 82 flights every month.

How many flights are there from London to Athens?
A world of fun and surprises awaits you in Athens. Get your adventure underway by booking one of the 11 flights which run each day from London to Athens.
Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?
Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing Olympic Air, Sky Express or Aegean Airlines. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What are the cheapest days to book a flight?
This is one is easy to remember: Ticket Thursdays. We found that tickets booked on a Thursday resulted in the best deal on average in 2021. However, Friday can be the worst day to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2021.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2021, Friday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly, with Tuesday as a close second. That’s definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Thinking of traveling mid-week? It turns out that Wednesdays generally had the most expensive airline tickets, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from London to Athens, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between London to Athens is November. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £129 and can rise to £182 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from London to Athens  

Every day between London and Athens, 22 flights from 8 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with American Airlines, JAL, Air Canada, Aegean Airlines, Sky Express, TAP Air Portugal, Singapore Airlines, British Airways, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 7hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 2426 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from London to Athens — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from London to Athens to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Dolce by Wyndham Athens Attica Riviera

5 out of 5
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Wyndham Grand Athens

Wyndham Grand Athens

5 out of 5
2, Megalou Alexandrou St., Athens, 10437
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Athens. Enjoy free WiFi, an outdoor pool and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy rooms in their ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,007 reviews)
"We very much enjoyed our stay! The staff was very friendly, our room was lovely, and the view from the pool bar was more amazing than we imagined!"

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