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The best prices from Heathrow to Athens are usually found in October or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Heathrow (LHR) to Athens (ATL)

LHR - ATL
Price
£516 - £796

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£516

From Heathrow to Athens

One-way from

£197

One-way flight from Heathrow to Athens

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Heathrow to Athens?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Heathrow to Athens. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Athens.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Heathrow to Athens?

To save on the cost of your flight from Heathrow to Athens, book at least 54 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 16% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £589 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £640.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Heathrow to Athens?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Athens from Heathrow. Users have commonly found prices around £572 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £371. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Heathrow to Athens (LHR - ATL)?

When flying from Heathrow to Athens, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 13% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to Athens in March, April 2021

26 Apr - 17 May
£355pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Apr - 17 May
£405pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
15 Mar - 28 Mar
£409pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to Athens 2021 flight deals

26 Apr - 17 May
£355pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
9 May - 23 May
£371pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
11 Sep - 11 Sep
£375pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Athens from Heathrow

26 Apr - 17 May
£666pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
Direct
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
American Airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
3 May - 17 May
£672pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
Direct
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
American Airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
10 May - 26 May
£674pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
Direct
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
American Airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from Heathrow to Athens

15 Mar - 28 Mar
£409pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
16 Mar - 24 Mar
£450pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Finnair
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Finnair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
15 Mar - 28 Mar
£453pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Finnair
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Finnair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Athens from Heathrow

06:25 - 16:35
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
15h 10m
LHR - ATL
Multiple Airlines
£280
Gotogate
05:25 - 20:03
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
43h 38m
LHR - ATL
Multiple Airlines
£197
Kiwi.com
14:45 - 12:03
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
50h 18m
LHR - ATL
Multiple Airlines
£214
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to Athens

Are flight prices decreasing from Heathrow to Atlanta due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Heathrow and Atlanta for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from London Heathrow to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta and Alitalia are some airlines that have done so. New policies for travellers booking flights from London Heathrow to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from London Heathrow to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from London Heathrow to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Virgin Atlantic, Finnair, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Virgin Atlantic with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Heathrow to Athens for under £361 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to Athens for under £361. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £355, but on average you can expect to pay £415.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to Athens for under £722 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Heathrow to Athens under £722. A good price for a direct flight from Heathrow to Athens is less than £733.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to Athens for under £433?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Heathrow to Athens within the next 7 days for less than £433.

Does it rain more in Heathrow or Atlanta?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Heathrow is typically less than Atlanta. We can gather that this will continue over the next 22 days.

Is Heathrow weather warmer or cooler than Atlanta?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 32 °C range in July. The weather in Atlanta is generally hotter than Heathrow's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Heathrow to Athens?

Finnair, Air Canada, and Lufthansa can get you from Heathrow to Athens in just under 9h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 53m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Heathrow to Athens return?

Finnair, at £436, was found to be the cheapest airline from Heathrow to Athens. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Air Canada. Finnair is currently priced 29% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

Alternative routes for Heathrow to Athens

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Top 10 airlines flying from Heathrow to Athens

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
£471 £630 No cancel fee 71%
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Finnair
£508 £732 No cancel fee 76%
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Iberia
£515 £820 No cancel fee 77%
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United Airlines
£539 £830 No cancel fee 69%
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Air Canada
£615 £870 No cancel fee 67%
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Lufthansa
£500 £902 No cancel fee 76%
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Alitalia
£530 £914 No cancel fee 81%
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Delta
£494 £985 No cancel fee N/A
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Virgin Atlantic
£492 £992 No cancel fee 72%
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SAS
£788 £1,001 No cancel fee 77%
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Hourly flight availability from Heathrow to Athens

Morning 6 AM to midday 70% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 30% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Heathrow to Athens
Sunday
10 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
10 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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