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London to Athens Flights

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Selected fares from London to Athens

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Sat, Feb 28 $202
LON ATH Fri, Jan 9 - Fri, Jan 16 $232
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Sat, Feb 28 $250
LON ATH Wed, Mar 11 - Sun, Mar 15 $280
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Sat, Feb 28 $302
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Sat, Feb 28 $304
LON ATH Fri, Jan 9 - Fri, Jan 16 $312
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Sat, Feb 28 $318
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Sat, Feb 28 $319
LON ATH Wed, Mar 11 - Sun, Mar 15 $387
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Sat, Feb 28 $502
LON ATH Wed, Apr 1 - Mon, Apr 6 $2,076
LON ATH Fri, Jan 9 - Fri, Jan 16 $2,114
LON ATH Wed, Apr 1 - Mon, Apr 6 $2,419
LON ATH Wed, Apr 1 - Mon, Apr 6 $3,804
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Sat, Feb 28 $4,143
LON ATH Tue, Apr 7 - Tue, Apr 14 $4,486

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 Air Canada, US Airways
    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
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    Eleftherios Venizelos airport (ATH)

    Distance from City Center: 12.2 miles

    Carriers for flights from LON to ATH

    Carriers
    Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, British Airways, US Airways
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January

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 9 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Alitalia $232
Earn $2.32
Return Fri, Jan 16 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Alitalia

Best one-week trip in January from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 9 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Alitalia $232
Earn $2.32
Return Fri, Jan 16 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Alitalia
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February

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 20 London (LGW) Athens (ATH) Ukraine International Airlines $202
Earn $2.02
Return Sat, Feb 28 Athens (ATH) London (LGW) Ukraine International Airlines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Mar 11 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Alitalia $249
Earn $2.49
Return Sun, Mar 15 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Alitalia
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Flights to Athens

London Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. You can book low-cost flights from London to any city in the world through Orbitz.com. London Heathrow Airport is the busiest airport in the United Kingdom. It is located west of central London and offers direct and connecting flights to locations throughout the world. The major airlines that service Heathrow Airport include Air Canada, Air France, Air China, American Airlines, Australian Airlines and British Airways. You can book flights on these, and many other airlines that fly out of this airport, on Orbitz.com.

Parking at Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow Airport has long-term and short-term parking lots. Long-term parking is available at Terminal 1, Terminal 3 and Terminal 4 and costs £17.90 per day. Short-term parking is available at every terminal and is free for the first 15 minutes. You are then charged £2.80 per hour. Each parking lot has shuttle services that travelers can use to get to the airport's main entrance.

London Ground Transportation

London has public busses, trams, a light rail service and a heavy rail service. London's transport system serves every area of the city and provides services directly to London Heathrow Airport. There are complimentary shuttle services available that take travelers from bus and rail stops close to the airport right to the ticket gates. There are also taxi services available to travelers as well. If you are flying into London and need transportation, book a rental car in advance on Orbitz.com.

Airport Dining Facilities

There are many places to dine in London Heathrow Airport, including Coffee Republic, The Bridge Bar, The Skylark and Bagel Street. Krispy Kreme, TGI Friday's and Starbucks are also located in the dining area. Always use Orbitz.com to find great sales on flights from London, and arrive to the airport early enough to grab a snack and relax before your trip.

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.

Interesting facts about flights from London to Athens

    • 6 direct flights are operating from London to Athens today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 39m.
    • British Airways flight 640 (1:55 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from London to Athens.
    • Aegean Airlines flight 609 (4:15 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today's latest available flight from London to Athens.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Athens (Aegean Airlines flight 609, Airbus Industrie A321) takes 3h 35m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from London to Athens (Aegean Airlines flight 603, 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 Sat, Dec 27, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
British Airways/Aegean Airlines BA920/A3511 LHR 4:15 PM ATH 12:35 AM 320/320 6hr 20min
airberlin/SWISS AB5070/LX1842 LHR 3:35 PM ATH 12:40 AM 320/321 7hr 5min
British Airways/SWISS BA718/LX1842 LHR 3:35 PM ATH 12:40 AM 320/321 7hr 5min
SWISS/SWISS LX333/LX1842 LHR 1:45 PM ATH 12:40 AM 321/321 8hr 55min
Alitalia/Alitalia AZ207/AZ722 LHR 4:25 PM ATH 12:50 AM 32S/321 6hr 25min
Aegean Airlines A3609 LHR 10:15 PM ATH 3:50 AM 321 3hr 35min
Olympic Air OA6609 LHR 10:15 PM ATH 3:50 AM 321 3hr 35min
Turkish Airlines/Turkish Airlines TK1984/TK1845 LHR 10:30 PM ATH 9:05 AM 321/321 8hr 35min
Turkish Airlines/Aegean Airlines TK1984/A33151 LHR 10:30 PM ATH 9:05 AM 321/321 8hr 35min
British Airways BA640 LHR 7:55 AM ATH 1:35 PM 320 3hr 40min
Air France/Air France AF1381/AF1532 LHR 6:40 AM ATH 2:15 PM 320/320 5hr 35min
Austrian Airlines/Aegean Airlines OS458/A3881 LHR 6:00 AM ATH 2:35 PM 320/320 6hr 35min
Aegean Airlines/Aegean Airlines A31621/A3803 LHR 6:40 AM ATH 2:40 PM 320/320 6hr 0min