Cheap flights from London to Athens

Choose between Ryanair, Aegean, or KLM Royal Dutch Airlines to find the best price

Travelers usually depart from Heathrow, London Stansted, Gatwick, Luton, or London City when they travel from London to Athens. Book your trip to arrive at Athens International, Athens-Kifissos, Athens - Karolou, Athens - Neos Kosmos, or Athens Train Station. The distance between London and Athens is 2410 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Aegean, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Lufthansa, and Wizz Air. London and Athens have 180 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Athens, consider visiting Acropolis of Athens, and Peloponnese.

Weekly flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Number of flights24242550-1344

Fly direct with

Ryanair on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Wizz Air UK on and Thursdays.

Aegean on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

British Airways on Thursdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from London to Athens

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNo55 min before flightNo
AegeanAEEA3YesUnknownNo
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesUnknownNo
LufthansaDLHLHYesUnknownNo
Wizz AirWZZW6No30 min before flightNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from London to Athens?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between London and Athens takes around 3.7 hours.

What is the flight distance between London and Athens?

The flight distance between London and Athens is 2410 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between London and Athens?

Several carriers operate flights between London and Athens. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Ryanair, British Airways, Wizz Air UK, Aegean.

What are the most popular routes to and from London?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Berlin Brandenburg, Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas, Lisbon Portela, Tenerife–South, Athens International, Gran Canaria, Barcelona–El Prat, Frankfurt International Airport, Málaga, Dublin, Palma de Mallorca.

What are the most popular routes to and from Athens?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Athens and London Stansted, Berlin Brandenburg, Lisbon Portela, Frankfurt International Airport, Vienna International Airport, Brussels South Charleroi, Stockholm Västerås, Manchester, Warsaw Modlin, Larnaca International, Corfu International.

Which airports are there in London?

London is mainly served by Heathrow. But there are other airports nearby, including London Stansted, Gatwick, Luton, London City, London Southend, RAF Northolt.

What airports are near London?

The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, East Midlands, Doncaster Sheffield, Bournemouth, Southampton, Exeter, Cambridge, Coventry.

What airports are near Athens?

The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Milos Island National, Araxos, Kalamata International.

What buses and trains depart from London?

A number of bus and train companies depart from London, including National Express.

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