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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 - Fri, Feb 27 $195
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Fri, Feb 27 $251
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Fri, Feb 27 $259
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Fri, Feb 27 $341
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Fri, Feb 27 $358
LON ATH Sun, Nov 2 - Wed, Nov 5 $368
LON ATH Sun, Nov 2 - Wed, Nov 5 $371
LON ATH Tue, Sep 30 - Wed, Oct 8 $378
LON ATH Fri, Sep 26 - Thu, Oct 2 $389
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Fri, Feb 27 $395
LON ATH Sun, Nov 2 - Wed, Nov 5 $405
LON ATH Wed, Oct 15 - Mon, Oct 20 $419
LON ATH Tue, Sep 16 - Wed, Sep 24 $499
LON ATH Fri, Feb 20 - Fri, Feb 27 $553
LON ATH Sun, Jul 13 - Sun, Jul 27 $827
LON ATH Thu, Aug 14 - Sat, Aug 23 $918
LON ATH Mon, Aug 4 - Mon, Aug 11 $2,281
LON ATH Sun, Aug 3 - Sun, Aug 17 $2,667
LON ATH Thu, Aug 14 - Sat, Aug 23 $4,123

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 5 British Airways
  • 2

    Gatwick airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

  • 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
  • 1

    Eleftherios Venizelos airport (ATH)

    Distance from City Center: 12.2 miles

    Carriers for flights from LON to ATH

    Carriers
    Air Canada, British Airways, US Airways
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Featured Athens Airport Hotels

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Sofitel Athens Airport

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Athens International Airport Map

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Holiday Inn ATHENS - ATTICA AV, AIRPORT W

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Avra Rafina Hotel

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Crowne Plaza ATHENS - CITY CENTRE

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August

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Aug 3 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $380
Earn $3.80
Return Thu, Oct 16 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Aug 4 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $527
Earn $5.27
Return Mon, Aug 11 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
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September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Sep 14 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines $245
Earn $2.45
Return Sun, Sep 21 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Aegean Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Sep 14 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines $245
Earn $2.45
Return Sun, Sep 21 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Aegean Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 2 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines $245
Earn $2.45
Return Mon, Oct 6 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Aegean Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from London to Athens

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 2 London (LHR) Athens (ATH) Aegean Airlines $245
Earn $2.45
Return Mon, Oct 6 Athens (ATH) London (LHR) Aegean 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

    • 4 direct flights are operating from London to Athens today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 33m.
    • British Airways flight 638 (1:45 AM GMT, Boeing 767 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from London to Athens.
    • British Airways flight 634 (4:40 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) 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 (British Airways flight 632, Boeing 767 Passenger) takes 3h 35m.
    • 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.

Aircraft options between London and Athens

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767 Passenger British Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 British Airways, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A321 Air Canada, US Airways, British Airways