Flights from Athens to Edinburgh

Selected fares from Athens to Edinburgh

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
ATH EDI Tue, Aug 11 - Mon, Aug 17 $445
ATH EDI Tue, Aug 11 - Mon, Aug 17 $468
ATH EDI Mon, Aug 24 - Mon, Aug 31 $486
ATH EDI Tue, Aug 11 - Mon, Aug 17 $540
ATH EDI Mon, Aug 24 - Mon, Aug 31 $683
ATH EDI Tue, Aug 11 - Mon, Aug 17 $741
ATH EDI Tue, Aug 11 - Mon, Aug 17 $800
ATH EDI Tue, Aug 11 - Mon, Aug 17 $3,612
ATH EDI Tue, Aug 11 - Mon, Aug 17 $6,016
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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Athens and Edinburgh airports and terminals

Airports in Athens , GR

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    Eleftherios Venizelos airport (ATH)

    Distance from City Center: 12.2 miles

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Airports in Edinburgh , GB

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    Edinburgh Airport (EDI)

    Distance from City Center: 6.5 miles

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Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Athens to Edinburgh

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 11 Athens (ATH) Edinburgh (EDI) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $445
Earn $4.45
Return Mon, Aug 17 Edinburgh (EDI) Athens (ATH) SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from Athens to Edinburgh

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Aug 24 Athens (ATH) Edinburgh (EDI) Turkish Airlines $486
Earn $4.86
Return Mon, Aug 31 Edinburgh (EDI) Athens (ATH) Turkish Airlines
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Flights to Edinburgh

Flying out of Athens

Sometimes trying to find cheap airfare can be a challenging task, but makes searching through multiple airlines easy by comparing an assortment of airlines fares at the same time. This gives the budget-conscious traveler several options and makes it easy to find and book cheap flights from Athens.

Athens Major Airport

The major airport serving Athens is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, which is located about 22 miles from downtown Athens. Several major airlines service the airport, including Delta, US Airways, British Airways, KLM, Aeroflot, Air France, United, American, and several more. Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air use Athens as a major hub. At, travelers can compare the prices from most of these airlines, so they receive the best deals and options that suit their needs.

Parking Options at the Airport

The airport has several parking options, including short-term parking, long-term parking, and valet parking. The first 20 minutes are free in the short-term and long-term lots, which is ideal for dropping off passengers. A free shuttle bus will transport passengers to and from the airport terminals.

Transportation to the Airport

Several options are available for people to get to the airport, including taxis, the metro, rental cars, and buses. Taxis do not charge a flat rate as in some cities; instead they charge a metered rate, which is higher during nighttime hours. The metro and the express take 30 to 40 minutes to get downtown, and their prices vary. Car rentals are a more convenient option for people who want to explore the city. Check with to book your rental and save more money.

Restaurants Located at the Airport

For those who need a snack or drink, the airport has the Aristotle Onassis Lounge, Goldair Handling Cip Lounge, and the Melina Merkouri Lounge. Along with food and drinks, these lounges offer other amenities including showers, television, and fax services.

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Airports in Edinburgh

Your trip to Scotland will be much easier when you search for cheap flights to Edinburgh on The main international gateway for all of Scotland is Edinburgh Airport, located six miles west of the city along the M8 motorway. Several regional and international carriers fly in and out of the airport on a daily basis. These include Aer Lingus, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa and United Airlines. There are currently plans to expand the airport to accommodate an expected rise in passenger volume.

Transportation From the Airport

When you book with, you'll have the option to reserve a rental car for your stay. There are also daily and nightly bus routes that transport passengers from Edinburgh Airport into the city. The Airlink 100 runs every 10 minutes all day long and drops passengers off at Waverly Bridge. The trip takes around 25 minutes. City cabs are available outside the arrivals end of the terminal building.

Weather in Edinburgh

The weather in Edinburgh is strongly influenced by surrounding ocean waters. The warm waters of the Gulf Stream keep the city relatively warm for its latitude. Summers are cool, with highs in the mid-60s. Winters are cool but not cold. Average low winter temperatures in Edinburgh are near the freezing mark. Edinburgh is known as a windy city, with a prevailing southwesterly breeze coming down from the hills.

Things to Do in Edinburgh

As a historical and cultural center, Edinburgh has numerous museums and galleries, including the Museum of Edinburgh, National Museum of Scotland and the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. Allow time to enjoy the sights and sounds of this northern city when you search for flights to Edinburgh on

Flight schedule for flights from Athens to Edinburgh on Sun, Jul 5, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Air France/Air France AF1033/AF1686 ATH 6:30 AM EDI 10:50 AM 32A/E90 6hr 20min
Aegean Airlines/Lufthansa A31835/LH962 ATH 6:05 AM EDI 12:15 PM 321/321 8hr 10min
Lufthansa/Lufthansa LH1285/LH962 ATH 6:05 AM EDI 12:15 PM 321/321 8hr 10min
Aegean Airlines/British Airways A3600/BA1446 ATH 9:15 AM EDI 3:00 PM 321/320 7hr 45min
British Airways/British Airways BA631/BA1446 ATH 8:10 AM EDI 3:00 PM 320/320 8hr 50min
Olympic Air/British Airways OA6600/BA1446 ATH 9:15 AM EDI 3:00 PM 321/320 7hr 45min
Aegean Airlines/Virgin Atlantic A3600/VS3007 ATH 9:15 AM EDI 4:35 PM 321/320 9hr 20min
Olympic Air/Virgin Atlantic OA6600/VS3007 ATH 9:15 AM EDI 4:35 PM 321/320 9hr 20min
British Airways/Virgin Atlantic BA641/VS3011 ATH 2:45 PM EDI 9:10 PM 320/320 8hr 25min
Air France/Alitalia AF1533/AZ2530 ATH 2:55 PM EDI 9:30 PM 32A/E90 8hr 35min
Air France/Air France AF1533/AF1886 ATH 2:55 PM EDI 9:30 PM 32A/E90 8hr 35min
Air France/Flybe AF1533/BE3058 ATH 2:55 PM EDI 9:30 PM 32A/E90 8hr 35min