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Travelers usually depart from Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Bus Station, Edinburgh - Hanover St Bus stop, Edinburgh-Bankhead, or Edinburgh-Balgreen when they travel from Edinburgh to Athens. Book your trip to arrive at Athens International, Athens Train Station, Athens - Karolou, Athens - Kifissos, or Athens-Agioi Anargyroi. The distance between Edinburgh and Athens is 2851 km. The most popular airlines for this route are easyJet, Lufthansa, Wizz Air, Aegean, and British Airways. Edinburgh and Athens have 355 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Athens, consider visiting Acropolis of Athens, and Peloponnese.

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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
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AegeanAEEA3YesOpens 48 days before flight
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Greece COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Greece – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Edinburgh, EDI can enter Greece, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Greece in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to Athens?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Edinburgh and Athens takes around 4.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Edinburgh and Athens?
The flight distance between Edinburgh and Athens is 2851 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Edinburgh and Athens?
Several carriers operate flights between Edinburgh and Athens. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Aegean.
What are the most popular routes to and from Edinburgh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Edinburgh and London, Rome, Barcelona, Budapest, Amsterdam, Lisbon, Paris, Palma, Majorca, Istanbul, Madrid, New York, Kraków, Malta, Copenhagen, Alicante, Tenerife, Bucharest, Brussels, Warsaw, Berlin.
What are the most popular routes to and from Athens?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Athens and London, Thessaloniki, Larnaca, Manchester, Heraklion, Dublin, Santorini, Chania, Rhodes, Vienna, Mykonos, Brussels, Toronto, Reykjavik, Alexandroupoli, Chios, Birmingham, Bristol, Corfu, Kos.
What airports are near Edinburgh?
The main airport in Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport. It is also served by Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Inverness, Glasgow Prestwick, Durham Tees Valley, Dundee.
What airports are near Athens?
The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Kalamata International, Milos Island National, Araxos.
What buses and trains depart from Edinburgh?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Edinburgh, including Edinburgh Trams.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Edinburgh and Athens?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Edinburgh and Athens thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Edinburgh and Athens can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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