Flights from London to Athens

Selected fares from London to Athens

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LON ATH Thu, Oct 15 - Tue, Oct 20 $202
LON ATH Fri, Oct 9 - Sun, Oct 11 $232
LON ATH Fri, Mar 4 - Sat, Mar 19 $243
LON ATH Fri, Mar 4 - Sat, Mar 19 $294
LON ATH Fri, Mar 4 - Sat, Mar 19 $296
LON ATH Fri, Mar 4 - Sat, Mar 19 $307
LON ATH Fri, Mar 4 - Sat, Mar 19 $339
LON ATH Thu, Oct 15 - Tue, Oct 20 $339
LON ATH Thu, Oct 15 - Tue, Oct 20 $827
LON ATH Fri, Oct 9 - Sun, Oct 11 $2,309
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London and Athens airports and terminals

Airports in London , GB

map of airports in London
  • 1

    London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

    Distance from City Center: 14 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LHR to ATH

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Aegean Airlines
    Terminal 5 British Airways
  • 2

    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

    Carriers for flights from STN to ATH

    Carriers
    Ryanair
  • 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, British Airways, Ryanair
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August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Aug 13 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $306
Earn $3.06
Return Mon, Aug 17 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Aug 31 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Air Serbia $265
Earn $2.65
Return Sat, Sep 12 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Air Serbia

Best one-week trip in August from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 4 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $397
Earn $3.97
Return Tue, Aug 11 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 25 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Air Serbia $353
Earn $3.53
Return Sun, Sep 27 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Air Serbia

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Sep 7 London (LGW) Athens (ATH) Ukraine International Airlines $266
Earn $2.66
Return Mon, Sep 14 Athens (ATH) London (LGW) Ukraine International Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Sep 7 London (LGW) Athens (ATH) Ukraine International Airlines $266
Earn $2.66
Return Mon, Sep 14 Athens (ATH) London (LGW) Ukraine International Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 9 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $232
Earn $2.32
Return Sun, Oct 11 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 15 London (LGW) Athens (ATH) Ukraine International Airlines $202
Earn $2.02
Return Tue, Oct 20 Athens (ATH) London (LGW) Ukraine International Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Oct 4 London (STN) Athens (ATH) Pegasus Airlines $295
Earn $2.95
Return Sun, Oct 11 Athens (ATH) London (STN) Pegasus Airlines
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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

    • 7 direct flights are operating from London to Athens today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 35m.
    • British Airways flight 638 (6:40 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from London to Athens.
    • Aegean Airlines flight 609 (10:15 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today's latest available flight from London to Athens.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Athens (British Airways flight 634, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 3h 30m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from London to Athens (Aegean Airlines flight 609, Airbus Industrie A321) takes 3h 45m.
    • Flights from Gatwick Airport (LGW), London City Airport (LCY), London Heathrow Airport (LHR), 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 Thu, Jul 2, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Turkish Airlines/Aegean Airlines TK1966/A3995 LGW 12:35 PM ATH 12:05 AM 73H/320 9hr 30min
Turkish Airlines/Turkish Airlines TK1966/TK7995 LGW 12:35 PM ATH 12:05 AM 73H/320 9hr 30min
airberlin/Aegean Airlines AB5020/A31834 LHR 3:10 PM ATH 12:25 AM 319/321 7hr 15min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5020/LH1284 LHR 3:10 PM ATH 12:25 AM 319/321 7hr 15min
airberlin/Aegean Airlines AB5022/A31834 LHR 4:15 PM ATH 12:25 AM 319/321 6hr 10min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5022/LH1284 LHR 4:15 PM ATH 12:25 AM 319/321 6hr 10min
British Airways/Aegean Airlines BA910/A31834 LHR 3:10 PM ATH 12:25 AM 319/321 7hr 15min
British Airways/Lufthansa BA910/LH1284 LHR 3:10 PM ATH 12:25 AM 319/321 7hr 15min
British Airways/Aegean Airlines BA912/A31834 LHR 4:15 PM ATH 12:25 AM 319/321 6hr 10min
British Airways/Lufthansa BA912/LH1284 LHR 4:15 PM ATH 12:25 AM 319/321 6hr 10min
airberlin/Aegean Airlines AB5052/A3511 LHR 4:00 PM ATH 12:45 AM 320/320 6hr 45min
Alitalia/Alitalia AZ207/AZ722 LHR 4:25 PM ATH 12:45 AM 321/321 6hr 20min
British Airways/Aegean Airlines BA920/A3511 LHR 4:00 PM ATH 12:45 AM 320/320 6hr 45min