Cheap flights from London to Athens

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The best prices from London to Athens Eleftherios V. are usually found in January or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from London to Athens

All the information you need to plan the best LON to ATH flight in 2022: compare London to Athens flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Athens.

LON - ATH

Price

£145 - £331

ATH

Temperature

10 - 28 °C

ATH

Rainfall

5 - 64 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 39% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from£118From London (LON) to Athens Eleftherios V.
One-way from£35One-way flight from London (LON) to Athens Eleftherios V.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from London to Athens?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from London 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 London to Athens?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 49% on flights from London to Athens compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £179. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £227.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Athens (LON - ATH)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 31% on flights from London to Athens by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from London to Athens in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LON to ATH flights in May, June
7 Jun - 15 Jun
STN

London Stansted

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

24h 55m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

STN

London Stansted

1 stop

22h 40m
£54

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 14/5/22

18 May - 15 Jun
STN

London Stansted

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

6h 40m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

STN

London Stansted

1 stop

28h 10m
£56

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 13/5/22

18 May - 15 Jun
STN

London Stansted

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

6h 40m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

STN

London Stansted

Nonstop

3h 45m
£62

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 13/5/22

London to Athens 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Athens from London found for this year
26 Sep - 30 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£48

Wizz Air UK

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Deal found 13/5/22

7 Jun - 15 Jun
STN

London Stansted

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

24h 55m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

STN

London Stansted

1 stop

22h 40m
£54

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 14/5/22

26 Sep - 30 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£54

Wizz Air UK

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Deal found 14/5/22

Cheap Lufthansa flights from London to Athens

7 Jun - 8 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

13h 50m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

6h 25m
£131

Lufthansa

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Deal found 16/5/22

26 May - 8 Jun
LCY

London City

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

14h 20m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LCY

London City

1 stop

13h 50m
£194

Lufthansa

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Deal found 15/5/22

Cheap Wizz Air UK flights from London to Athens

26 Sep - 30 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£48

Wizz Air UK

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Deal found 13/5/22

26 Sep - 30 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£54

Wizz Air UK

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Deal found 14/5/22

26 Sep - 30 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£55

Wizz Air UK

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Deal found 15/5/22

Direct flights to Athens from London

Save time with London to Athens direct flight deals
26 Sep - 30 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£48

Wizz Air UK

View Deal

Deal found 13/5/22

26 Sep - 30 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£54

Wizz Air UK

View Deal

Deal found 14/5/22

26 Sep - 30 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£55

Wizz Air UK

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Deal found 15/5/22

Last-minute flights from London to Athens

Late deals on return flights to Athens from London, departing today and this week
24 May - 27 May
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

3 stops

21h 15m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£70

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 14/5/22

23 May - 27 May
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

2 stops

23h 10m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

3h 55m
£73

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 14/5/22

24 May - 31 May
STN

London Stansted

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

2 stops

16h 20m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

STN

London Stansted

Nonstop

3h 45m
£80

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 14/5/22

One-way flights to Athens Eleftherios V. from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Athens
31 Aug
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
£14

Wizz Air UK

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Deal found 13/5/22

6 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
£16

Wizz Air UK

View Deal

Deal found 14/5/22

26 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

Nonstop

3h 45m
£20

Wizz Air UK

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Deal found 13/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about London to Athens flights.

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

If you book a flight to Athens from London, 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 18 flights from London to Eleftherios V. per day from 21 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from London to Athens Eleftherios V. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from London to Athens Eleftherios V. have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, Ryanair, and Sky Express are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Athens for under £100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Wizz Air UK for just £48, but on average you can expect to pay £61.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from London to Athens under £100. A good price for a nonstop flight from London to Athens is less than £65.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Athens for under £100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Athens within the next 7 days for less than £100.

What days are nonstop flights available from London to Athens?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Per day, 16 flights depart from London to Athens on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 13% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 63% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 25% of flight departures

How long is the flight from London to Athens?

Airlines like Wizz Air UK and Ryanair fly from London to Athens in about 3h 45m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 19h 25m. The distance between London and Athens is about 1516 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from London to Athens is Wizz Air UK. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £48 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Ryanair, starting at £65. Wizz Air UK is 70% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from London to Athens one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Wizz Air UK. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £14. Users have also found prices from £23 and £35 on Ryanair and easyJet, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from London to Athens?

The most popular flight routes from London to Athens are London Heathrow - Athens Eleftherios V., London Gatwick - Athens Eleftherios V. and London Stansted - Athens Eleftherios V..

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to Athens?

Before booking your flight from London to Athens check out the most popular airlines for this route: Aegean Airlines, Air France or British Airways.

What are the most reliable airlines from London to Athens?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from London to Athens are Japan Airlines (100%), Aegean Airlines (94%) and Singapore Airlines (93%).

What are the cheapest flights from London to Athens?

Looking for the cheapest flight from London to Athens? While on average our users pay £2,253, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £46. The most popular route (London Heathrow - Athens Eleftherios V.), is priced around £80.

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from London to Athens?

Ryanair and Wizz Air UK are among Europe’s leading eco-friendly airlines that operate flights to Athens from London. Ryanair contributes to sustainable travel through investment in modern planes and engine technology. Moreover, the company allows travellers to reduce their carbon footprint by contributing voluntarily to their sustainable travel programs. Wizz Air prioritises the reduction of carbon emissions by flying more direct planes to Athens from London. The company also operates a young fleet which consumes less fuel when compared to older planes. This low-cost air carrier purchases new aircraft after ten or twelve years. Wizz Air partners with other aviation companies to promote a carbon offsetting program. Additionally, the company allows air passengers to pay extra dollars to fund green projects.

How to fly more sustainably from London to Athens?

As airlines continue to find more ways to reduce carbon emissions, air passengers have also realised the need for sustainable travel. One way to reduce your carbon footprint, if you already have plans to travel to Athens from London, is to pack light. An aeroplane that flies lighter spends less fuel than those which carry extra weight. You can also journey more sustainably from London to Athens by selecting a more efficient airline. The latest aircraft models are more fuel-efficient than older models. Each latest version of the aeroplane lowers fuel consumption by about 15%. Additionally, you can help reduce carbon emissions when you fly from London to Athens by taking a more direct flight. Reliable research indicates that flights consume almost 25% of their total fuel and also produce the most harmful greenhouse gases during takeoff.

Alternative routes for London to Athens

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from London to Athens

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Athens choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Wizz Air UKCheapest£16Average£80FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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RyanairCheapest£25Average£88FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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easyJetCheapest£40Average£123FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Wizz AirCheapest£61Average£113FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%COVID-19 safety
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Sky ExpressCheapest£85Average£146FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from London to Athens

See what time of day planes typically take off from London to Athens
4%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
40%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
37%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
19%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from London to Athens

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from London to Athens
Sunday27daily flights
Monday12daily flights
Tuesday16daily flights
Wednesday11daily flights
Thursday13daily flights
Friday25daily flights
Saturday26daily flights