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Fares from $38 One Way, $79 Round Trip from Athens to London

Prices starting at $79 for return flights and $38 for one-way flights to London were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To London from Athens

Route Information for Flights from Athens to London

Origin Airport IATA CodeATH
Destination Airport IATA CodeLON
Distance1507 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Aegean Airlines, TAP Air Portugal, Singapore Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival10:05AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival8:40PM UTC

Flights Review

Jul 23, 2019

Crowded but fine. Very nice check in folks. They work hard

Dec 23, 2018

Short connection time

Oct 25, 2018

Was charged for a bag when I was told at booking that the first bag was FREE. 45€ Reimbursment??

Aug 20, 2018

Too many stairs and walking to connecting flight

Jul 20, 2018

I just wish they had in seat tv, otherwise a good flight. Gave small gifts to all children aboard, nice touch.

May 1, 2018

Incredibly helpful flight attendant who safely stowed our breakable carryon. She helped everybody by swiftly and expertly packing the overhead bins.

Apr 19, 2018

British Air went up on our list. Their Club in London had great food but not enough electrical outlets.

Flying from Athens to London

Flying out of Athens

Sometimes trying to find cheap airfare can be a challenging task, but Orbtiz.com 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 Orbitz.com, 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 Orbitz.com 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.

Use Orbitz.com when searching for cheap flights from Athens for the best deals available.

London Airport Information

When planning a visit to the United Kingdom, use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights to London through the four major airports. Orbitz.com will make air travel arrangements for you through Heathrow Airport (24 km from London), Gatwick Airport (40 km), Stansted Airport (80 km), and London City Airport (16 km). Heathrow provides direct services to 90 country destinations in the world. All major airlines, including budget airlines, serve Heathrow and Gatwick airports. London Stansted Airport serves domestic and continental flights. If you prefer landing in the London financial district, Orbitz.com will get you affordable flights through the London City Airport.

Parking at London Airports

Orbitz.com helps you find safe and inexpensive parking in proximity to the terminals for the airports to facilitate your departure to the city at the end of the cheap flights to London. These parking lots also provide access to taxi services such as Black Cab, which charges approximately £50. There are also shuttle bus connections (such as Airbus) between the airports and the city. Airbus runs pick-up operations at each terminal.

London Airport Train Transport Services

Orbitz.com will arrange for cheap transportation through the famous London tube to Heathrow's underground station, in addition to deals for cheap flights to London. Heathrow has two tube stations at the Piccadilly Line end, with the first serving Terminals 1-3 and the second serving Terminal 4. It takes about 40 minutes to go from Heathrow to Earl's Court Station in Central London. Heathrow Express Train will take you to Paddington Station in 15 minutes and costs £13. Gatwick Express takes about 30 minutes and charges £9.50.

Flights from Athens to London - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Athens to London?

Have your credit card in hand, because there are two airlines that offer direct flights from Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) to London (LHR-Heathrow). Lock in a fantastic deal with British Airways or Aegean Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Athens to London?

Traveling from Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) to London (LHR-Heathrow) will take you at least 3 hours and 50 minutes. Enjoy a tipple and watch a movie or two — this is your chance to just relax.

What airlines fly from Athens (and vicinity) to London (and vicinity) most frequently?

British Airways (BA) offers 115 flights every month between Athens Airport (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) to London Airport (LHR-Heathrow). Your next great adventure is only a few clicks away. Also consider the rewarding deals from Aegean Airlines (A3). Offering 86 flights every month between Athens (and vicinity) and London (and vicinity), they make the journey just as good as the destination.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to London?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to London have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to London with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to London without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.