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Cheap flights from London Heathrow Airport to Athens from £49

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 10/1. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
LHR — ATH
24 Jul — 31 Jul1
1 adult
Wed 24/7
Wed 31/7

The best prices from London Heathrow to Athens Eleftherios V. are usually found in January or February, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Heathrow to Athens

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Heathrow (LHR) to Athens (ATH). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 19 July 2024.

Round-trip from

£93

One-way from

£49

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

January
Aegean Airlines
  • Aegean Airlines
  • 11/1-23/1
  • Nonstop
  • 7h 40m total
  • London to Athens
Aegean Airlines
  • Aegean Airlines
  • 10/1
  • Nonstop
  • 3h 35m total
  • London to Athens
High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 45% potential price drop

Cheap British Airways flights from Heathrow to Athens

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by British Airways for the route between Heathrow and Athens. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 19 July 2024.
Peruse some of the lowest-priced British Airways flights we've found from London to Athens. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
Sat 11/107:50LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Sat 1/219:15ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£102
Mon 13/119:40LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Fri 17/119:55ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£106
Mon 6/107:45LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Mon 13/108:00ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 10mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£107
Thu 24/1007:25LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Wed 11/1220:00ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£109
Fri 3/107:05LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Sat 18/119:15ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£111
Tue 3/1207:45LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Tue 10/1220:00ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£114
Wed 27/1106:50LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 40mBritish Airways
Thu 28/1116:10ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£117
Wed 27/1106:50LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 40mBritish Airways
Thu 28/1116:10ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£118
Tue 27/820:20LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 40mBritish Airways
Thu 12/917:45ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£190
  • If you’re travelling from London Heathrow Airport to Athens, one of the more common airlines travelling that route is British Airways. Flights from British Airways travelling this route typically cost £371.27 RT. This price is typically 27% cheaper than other airlines that offer London Heathrow Airport to Athens flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was £162. When travelling from London Heathrow Airport to Athens on British Airways, the most popular airport to depart from is London Heathrow Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Athens Eleftherios V. Airport. When flying from London Heathrow Airport to Athens, British Airways flights are 8% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Aegean Airlines flights from Heathrow to Athens

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Aegean Airlines for the route between Heathrow and Athens. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 19 July 2024.
Have a look at some of the cheapest available Aegean Airlines flights departing from London and landing in Athens. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Sat 11/112:15LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Thu 23/119:10ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 05mAegean Airlines
Deal found 18/7£93
Tue 12/1119:00LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Tue 3/1213:25ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 05mAegean Airlines
Deal found 17/7£129
Tue 12/1119:00LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Tue 3/1216:00ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mAegean Airlines
Deal found 17/7£132
Thu 29/816:35LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Tue 17/909:15ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mAegean Airlines
Deal found 18/7£197
Sun 28/722:15LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Mon 29/719:15ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mAegean Airlines
Deal found 17/7£298
Tue 23/719:00LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Fri 26/713:30ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mAegean Airlines
Deal found 18/7£299
  • If you’re travelling from London Heathrow Airport to Athens, one of the more common airlines travelling that route is Aegean Airlines. Flights from Aegean Airlines travelling this route typically cost £273.37 RT. This price is typically 34% cheaper than other airlines that offer London Heathrow Airport to Athens flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was £170. The most popular departure airport in London Heathrow Airport when flying to Athens is London Heathrow Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Athens is Athens Eleftherios V. Airport. When flying from London Heathrow Airport to Athens, Aegean Airlines flights are -1% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Heathrow to Athens flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Heathrow to Athens specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Prices were last updated on 19 July 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Athens in 2024 at this time. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 27/806:00LHR - ATH
1 stop16h 45mSWISS
Thu 5/921:40ATH - LHR
1 stop12h 35mSWISS
Deal found 17/7£147
Fri 23/820:05LHR - ATH
1 stop26h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sat 25/113:25ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£148
Wed 28/817:10LHR - ATH
1 stop5h 35mSWISS
Wed 4/921:40ATH - LHR
1 stop22h 50mSWISS
Deal found 17/7£149
Sat 24/820:05LHR - ATH
1 stop26h 40mSWISS
Wed 4/921:40ATH - LHR
1 stop25h 50mSWISS
Deal found 17/7£149
Sat 24/820:05LHR - ATH
1 stop26h 40mSWISS
Wed 4/921:40ATH - LHR
1 stop25h 50mSWISS
Deal found 18/7£150
Wed 28/806:00LHR - ATH
1 stop5h 30mSWISS
Wed 18/921:40ATH - LHR
1 stop12h 35mSWISS
Deal found 17/7£151
Wed 7/810:35LHR - ATH
1 stop7h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 21/814:10ATH - LHR
1 stop21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7£153
Wed 28/817:10LHR - ATH
1 stop5h 35mSWISS
Fri 6/921:40ATH - LHR
1 stop22h 50mSWISS
Deal found 17/7£155
Wed 7/810:35LHR - ATH
1 stop7h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 21/814:10ATH - LHR
1 stop21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£156

Heathrow to Athens 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Heathrow and Athens in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 19 July 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Athens in 2024 at this time. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 3/1207:45LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Tue 10/1220:00ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£114
Tue 1/1006:00LHR - ATH
1 stop16h 45mSWISS
Mon 14/1010:35ATH - LHR
1 stop12h 55mSWISS
Deal found 18/7£116
Thu 3/1007:00LHR - ATH
1 stop11h 50mSWISS
Thu 10/1021:40ATH - LHR
1 stop12h 35mSWISS
Deal found 18/7£120
Thu 5/1209:25LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sun 8/1209:05ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£129
Sat 21/907:00LHR - ATH
1 stop11h 50mSWISS
Fri 27/921:40ATH - LHR
1 stop18h 00mSWISS
Deal found 18/7£131
Thu 12/1213:15LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Fri 13/1219:55ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£135
Tue 24/1217:10LHR - ATH
1 stop5h 25mSWISS
Tue 7/107:05ATH - LHR
1 stop14h 10mSWISS
Deal found 18/7£136
Fri 23/820:05LHR - ATH
1 stop26h 40mSWISS
Sat 25/113:45ATH - LHR
1 stop6h 05mSWISS
Deal found 18/7£136
Sat 9/1111:30LHR - ATH
1 stop11h 20mLufthansa
Sat 23/1117:15ATH - LHR
1 stop7h 00mLufthansa
Deal found 18/7£142

Direct flights to Athens from Heathrow

Discover direct flight options from Heathrow to Athens. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 19 July 2024.
Take a look at some of the direct flights travelling from London to Athens in the near future. If you're looking for other options for flights from London to Athens, make sure to update the search form at the top of page.
Sat 11/112:15LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Thu 23/119:10ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 05mAegean Airlines
Deal found 18/7£93
Sat 11/107:50LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Sat 1/219:15ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£102
Tue 7/107:45LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 23/119:10ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£102
Mon 13/119:40LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Fri 17/119:55ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£106
Fri 3/107:05LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Sat 18/119:15ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£111
Mon 13/122:15LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mMultiple Airlines
Fri 17/119:55ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£113
Tue 3/1207:45LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Tue 10/1220:00ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£114
Thu 2/107:45LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Fri 10/119:55ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£120
Wed 1/119:00LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mMultiple Airlines
Wed 15/113:20ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£121

Heathrow to Athens flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Heathrow to Athens for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 19 July 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from London to Athens departing last-minute. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
Tue 23/709:55LHR - ATH
1 stop8h 50mMultiple Airlines
Thu 25/709:15ATH - LHR
Nonstop4h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£183
Sun 28/706:30LHR - ATH
1 stop28h 40mLOT
Tue 6/814:10ATH - LHR
1 stop9h 50mLOT
Deal found 18/7£206
Sat 27/707:00LHR - ATH
1 stop11h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/706:00ATH - LHR
1 stop5h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£211
Sun 28/710:35LHR - ATH
1 stop7h 10mMultiple Airlines
Mon 5/814:10ATH - LHR
1 stop21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£212
Sun 28/710:35LHR - ATH
1 stop7h 10mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/814:10ATH - LHR
1 stop21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7£213
Tue 23/709:55LHR - ATH
1 stop8h 50mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/706:30ATH - LHR
1 stop7h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£216
Sat 27/707:00LHR - ATH
1 stop11h 50mSWISS
Mon 29/721:40ATH - LHR
1 stop18h 00mSWISS
Deal found 18/7£219
Sun 28/714:05LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 40mBritish Airways
Tue 6/818:30ATH - LHR
Nonstop3h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£221
Sat 27/707:00LHR - ATH
1 stop11h 50mSWISS
Thu 1/816:50ATH - LHR
1 stop6h 55mSWISS
Deal found 18/7£222

One-way flights to Athens from Heathrow

Search for one-way flight options from Heathrow to Athens. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 19 July 2024.
Users travelling one-way from London to Athens can select one of these great deals. Those seeking round-trip flights from London to Athens should utilise the search form at the top of the page.
Fri 10/122:15LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Deal found 17/7£49
Thu 9/122:15LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mAegean Airlines
Deal found 17/7£52
Mon 11/1119:40LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£59
Mon 25/1119:40LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£62
Mon 18/1119:40LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£62
Thu 28/1109:25LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£63
Mon 6/110:10LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£64
Wed 6/1119:40LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 35mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/7£65
Sun 13/1020:25LHR - ATH
Nonstop3h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/7£65

Find flights from Heathrow to Athens within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Heathrow to Athens that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 19 July 2024.

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London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Sat 11/1

Nonstop3h 35m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Thu 23/1

Nonstop4h 05m

£93

London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Sat 11/1

Nonstop3h 45m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Sat 1/2

Nonstop4h 00m

£102

London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Tue 7/1

Nonstop3h 45m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Thu 23/1

Nonstop4h 05m

£102

London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Mon 13/1

Nonstop3h 45m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Fri 17/1

Nonstop3h 55m

£106

London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Tue 1/10

1 stop16h 45m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Mon 14/10

1 stop12h 55m

£116

London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Tue 3/9

1 stop11h 45m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Wed 11/9

1 stop11h 45m

£141

London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Sun 1/9

1 stop17h 10m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Mon 9/9

1 stop12h 55m

£159

London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Wed 7/8

1 stop28h 40m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Tue 13/8

1 stop9h 50m

£165

London HeathrowAthens Eleftherios V.

LHR - ATH

LHRATH

London Heathrow

Tue 1/10

1 stop8h 05m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Tue 8/10

1 stop6h 40m

£170

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Deals found on 18/7

Best time to book a flight from Heathrow to Athens

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Travel insights for flights from Heathrow to Athens

Get recent, data-driven insights about flights from Heathrow to Athens including ideal travel times, pricing trends, and more.

How far ahead should I book a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Athens?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Heathrow to Athens. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.

The price you pay for your flight from London Heathrow Airport to Athens may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 49 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

What is the cheapest month to book a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Athens?

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Athens (average of £44). Flying from London Heathrow Airport to Athens in August is currently the most expensive (average of £153). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from LHR to ATH?

Find hourly flight availability from Heathrow to Athens. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 19 July 2024.

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from London Heathrow Airport to Athens is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 9% on airfare.

What is the cheapest day to fly from London Heathrow Airport to Athens?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Heathrow to Athens. Price data was last updated on 14 July 2024.

Travellers seeking maximum savings on their London Heathrow Airport to Athens flight should consider departing on Sunday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.

Weekly flight availability from London Heathrow Airport to Athens

Explore weekly flight availability from Heathrow to Athens. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 19 July 2024.

The most flights from LHR to ATH are scheduled on a Monday (19 on average). You will have fewer flight options on Wednesday, which is when the least amount of flights are scheduled (7 on average).

Rainfall in Athens by month

Plan your trip to Athens by taking into account the average rainfall totals by month.

In terms of precipitation, rainfall in Athens ranges from 5.0 - 64.0 inches per month. December is typically the wettest month, when rainfall can reach 64.0 mm. July is typically the driest time to visit Athens when rainfall is around 5.0 mm.

Temperature in Athens by month

Plan your trip to Athens by taking into account the average temperature totals by month.

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Athens, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 28.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 10.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Athens

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Athens. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Athens. Reviews last updated 19 July 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with British Airways, Aegean Airlines and SWISS from London to Athens to help guide your decision. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.2
Very Good
823 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

8.2
Very Good
823 reviews
8.2
Very Good
823 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

7.9
Good
1,427 reviews
8.2
Very Good
823 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

7.7
Good
1,808 reviews
8.2
Very Good
823 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

7.7
Good
940 reviews
8.2
Very Good
823 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

7.5
Good
1,635 reviews
8.2
Very Good
823 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Heathrow to Athens. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airports serve Athens from Heathrow?

    This route departs from London Heathrow Airport (LHR), one of the biggest airports in the UK in both size and passenger volume. Located 14 miles from London central, you can catch a tube train or bus directly to the airport from many of the stations across London. You can also find taxi services to assist, and Uber is very popular in London too. When you arrive in Athens, you will land at Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos (ATH), commonly referred to as either Athens Airport or AIA. It is based about 21 miles from central Athens, and you can reach the city with the metro train that departs every 30min until 23:30; take Line 3 to get a direct trip into the city. There are also 24h Express Buses that can take you to Athens central from the arrivals terminals. Buy a ticket inside the airport at Exit 4 and 5. Taxis and Uber are easily obtainable from the arrivals terminal.

  • Which airlines fly directly from Heathrow to Athens?

    The primary Greek carrier Aegean Airlines offers a direct flight that averages 3h 35min in flying time. British Airways also does this flight directly in the same amount of time. There are several one-stop options from European flight carriers such as Lufthansa, which will take you to Athens via Munich or Frankfurt. The Frankfurt route is quicker with a total flying time averaging 5h 15min, or you can go via Paris with Air France for a similar travel duration. If you book with KLM, you will fly via Amsterdam for an average journey time of 6h, or Turkish Airlines will go via Istanbul with a total duration of roughly 7h. But there are plenty other airline carriers that service this route, including Alitalia and Swiss Air with additional one-stop options.

  • What are the layover options between Heathrow and Athens?

    As this is such a common direct flight with not much difference in ticket price, you should only need to book a flight with a layover if your other options are limited. If you book a one-stop flight, you will have plenty of European layover options. The shortest waiting times are with Air France in Paris and Lufthansa in Frankfurt. Both these layovers are just short of an hour. If you fly with Lufthansa on the Munich route, you can have a layover that averages 6h 15min. KLM has a relatively short layover in Amsterdam of about 1h 20min, and Turkish Airlines offer an Istanbul layover of around 1h 50min. You can also get layovers in Rome with Alitalia, or Swiss Air can take you to Athens via Zurich. There are flights on Egyptair that go via Cairo with roughly 14h 10min layovers, which are always great if you would like to see some of that city for a few hours. However, take into consideration, the price will usually be doubled on a flight that has a longer journey to your destination.

  • When flying to Athens from Heathrow, will I need a visa?

    Luckily a British passport holder does not need a visa when embarking on a trip to Athens or any part of Greece. You can enjoy up to 90 days of visa-free travel for tourism, business, studying or medical reasons.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Athens from London Heathrow?

    If you book a flight to Athens from London Heathrow, you will be flying to Eleftherios V., which is the city’s only airport. Athens Eleftherios V. (ATH) is located 12.3 mi from the center of Athens. There are 12 flights from London Heathrow to Eleftherios V. per day from 16 different airlines.

  • Can I find flights from London Heathrow Airport to Athens for under £100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from London Heathrow Airport to Athens for under £100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Aegean Airlines for just £93, but on average you can expect to pay £115.

  • Are there nonstop flights from London Heathrow Airport to Athens for under £100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from London Heathrow Airport to Athens under £100. A good price for a nonstop flight from London Heathrow Airport to Athens is less than £132.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from London Heathrow Airport to Athens for under £200?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from London Heathrow Airport to Athens within the next 7 days for less than £200.

  • What days are direct flights available from London Heathrow Airport to Athens?

    Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday.

  • How many flights depart from London Heathrow Airport to Athens on average per day?

    20 flight departures from London Heathrow Airport to Athens per day on average.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 10% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Midday) - 75% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 15% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from London Heathrow Airport to Athens?

    There are many flights that can get you from London Heathrow Airport to Athens in 3h 35m. Fly via Aegean Airlines, British Airways, or SWISS to get the fastest option. The distance from London Heathrow Airport to Athens is about 1516 mi. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from London Heathrow Airport to Athens round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from London Heathrow Airport to Athens round-trip from £93. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are British Airways, from £102, and SWISS, from £116. Users have found that Aegean Airlines is 60% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.