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Buffalo Niagara International Airport
With more than 100 flights taking off from its runways every day, the Buffalo Niagara International Airport is the most popular airport for people living in the area. Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Buffalo that leave any day and reach any destination of your choosing. The airport is less than 10 miles from the Buffalo city limits and around a 30-minute drive from downtown. Delta, jetBlue, United, and American Airlines are just a few of the carriers offering international and domestic flights from this airport.
Getting to the Airport
In addition to driving, the Buffalo Niagara International Airport offers several other transportation options. Taxis and limousines let you skip the long-term parking and get to the airport quickly. Renting a limo might cost more than $100, while a taxi ride can cost $20 or less. Several shuttles depart from local hotels, such as the Holiday Inn and the Hyatt Regency. Even if you do not stay at the hotel, some hotels will let you ride the shuttle for a small fee.
Parking Your Vehicle
The Buffalo Niagara International Airport has several long-term parking areas. The cost ranges from $10 to $13 per day, depending on the lot. The preferred long-term parking area charges $78 for one week, while the other lots charge $50-55 for a week of parking.
Restaurants at the Airport
If you have some free time available, you can have a drink or get a snack from one of the on-site restaurants before getting in the air. The Coffee Beanery, Lake Erie Grille, Jake's Bistro & News, and Blue Zone are a few of the more popular options. Orbitz.com can make planning your trip easier by helping you find great and inexpensive flights from Buffalo.
Airports in Athens
Travelers visiting Athens will initially arrive at Athens "Eleftherios Venizelos" International Airport. Orbitz.com offers travelers the ability to search for cheap flights to Athens from a number of airlines, including United Airlines, Air Canada, US Airways, and Delta. The airport is located about 17 miles from the center of the city.
Transportation in Athens
From the airport, travelers can use the public transit system to reach the city. A ride on the metro will cost about eight euros. Another option is to rent a car to enjoy increased freedom and flexibility for exploring Athens. Orbitz.com helps travelers find sales on car rentals prior to their arrival in Athens.
Weather Information in Athens
Travelers planning a visit to Athens should be aware that the best time to visit is March through May. The average temperature during this time is about 70 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperatures begin to rise from June through August, which may be an unpleasant time to visit. The average daytime temperature in August is 92 degrees Fahrenheit, but temperatures can also rise above 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperatures begin to cool in October. Between November and February is when the city receives the most rain. During this time, Athens can be windy and chilly, with temperatures about 55 degrees Fahrenheit.
Destination Highlights in Athens
Athens and the surrounding area are home to numerous historical landmarks, including the Acropolis, Parthenon, and Dionysos, the oldest theater in Greece. Museums are located throughout the city as well. Parnitha National Park is another popular destination for visitors to Athens. To find low-cost air tickets and cheap flights to Athens for viewing these attractions, check with Orbitz.com.
Cheap flights from Buffalo to Athens
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Buffalo to Athens
|Leave Thu, Jun 27||Buffalo (BUF)||Athens (ATH)||Alitalia||$1,900|
|Return Sat, Aug 10||Athens (ATH)||Buffalo (BUF)||Alitalia|
Airports in Buffalo NY, US
Buffalo Niagara Int'l (BUF)
Distance from City Center: 8.4 miles
Niagara Falls International (IAG)
Distance from City Center: 15.6 miles
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|Delta Air Lines||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,107|
|United Airlines||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,152|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,248|
|US Airways||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,252|
|Lufthansa||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,363|
|Alitalia||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,387|
|British Airways||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,425|
|Air France||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,479|
|American Airlines||BUF||ATH||Tue, Oct 1 - Mon, Oct 7||$1,645|
|Iberia||BUF||ATH||Tue, Jul 9 - Fri, Jul 19||$2,498|