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Selected fares from Florence to Athens

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Route Information for Flights from Florence to Athens

Origin Airport IATA Code BLQ
Destination Airport IATA Code ATH
Flight Price $103
Distance 1,277 km

Plan Your Trip from Florence to Athens

Peretola Airport in Florence

The Peretola Airport is relatively small and has just one runway, but some of the biggest airlines in the world offer domestic and international flights from the airport. Air France, Niki, Darwin Airline, and Eurolot are just a few of the companies that provide cheap flights from Florence through Peretola Airport. The airport is just outside the city limits of Florence, approximately 30 minutes from downtown. When you want to save money on your flight, Orbitz.com offers deals and lower prices.

Parking Lots and Information

You can reach the Peretola Airport by driving along the major highways A1 or A11. Once you reach the airport, keep your eyes peeled for the large signs that indicate the parking areas on-site. The short-term lot costs €25 per day, and the long-term lot costs €24 per day for the first week, with discounted rates for additional weeks.

When Driving Isn't an Option

Not everyone wants to drive to the airport and find a parking garage. Two of the city bus lines make stops at the airport, and these stops occur every 30 minutes throughout the day. You can also take a taxi to the airport, which should take 15 to 20 minutes from downtown.

Have a Meal or a Snack

You can grab a meal or a drink at one of the three restaurants at the airport: A-Cafe, Spizzico, and My Chef. The restaurants offer everything from fresh sandwiches and salads that you can eat on the go to sit-down areas where you can enjoy a meal before your flight. When you need cheap flights from Florence, you'll find them on Orbitz.com.

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.

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