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Edinburgh to Athens flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Edinburgh and Athens take, on average, 4 h and 7 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Edinburgh with Athens found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Turnhouse is the departure airport operating flights between Edinburgh and Athens
Arriving AirportFlights departing Edinburgh with Athens as destination arrives at E. Venizelos

Cheap last minute flights to Athens

Latest deals and top flight routes from Edinburgh airports.

Departure Tue, 19 Oct Return Thu, 21 Oct
EDI Edinburgh
ATH Athens
return from £76
Departure Fri, 05 Nov Return Fri, 12 Nov
EDI Edinburgh
ATH Athens
return from £123
Flight route information
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.17 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.86 GBP
Last checked on 16 October 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
34%

Trains in Athens are 34% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£1.8
Athens
£1.19
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
40%

A meal in Athens is 40% cheaper than a meal in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£15
Athens
£8.5
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
1%

A taxi fare in Athens is 1% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£3
Athens
£2.97
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
13%

Coffee in Athens is 13% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£2.78
Athens
£2.41
Edinburgh airports
  • ( Turnhouse (EDI)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Glasgow Scotland (GLA)
    How far from city centre: 42 miles
  • ( Prestwick (PIK)
    How far from city centre: 63 miles
Athens airports
  • ( E. Venizelos (ATH)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
K Distance: 1754 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Edinburgh to Athens

😷 Is it safe to travel from Edinburgh to Athens during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Greece may apply when travelling from Edinburgh. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Edinburgh to Athens at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Edinburgh to Athens is 76£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Athens expensive to visit compared to Edinburgh?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Athens costs an average of 2.97 GBP, 1% cheaper than Edinburgh, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 34% less in Athens: 1.19 GBP against 1.80 GBP in Edinburgh. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.50 GBP in Athens, 43% less than the 15.00 GBP in Edinburgh. The price of the coffee is around 13% cheaper in Athens, with an average of 2.41 GBP, while in Edinburgh the coffee costs 2.78 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Edinburgh to Athens?
The most popular months to book a trip from Edinburgh to Athens are May, April and September, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Edinburgh to Athens?
The best time of the year to go to Athens when flying from Edinburgh depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1º month to fly to Athens from Edinburgh in terms of searches from our customer, followed by September and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, February and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Edinburgh -  Athens.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Edinburgh to Athens?
The total flight time between Edinburgh and Athens is of around 04:07 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,863 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Athens compared to Edinburgh?
While in Edinburgh the temperatures can reach an average of 24.09 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Athens's temperatures can go up to 35.31 ºC during the hot season, with 5.3 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 2.15 ºC in Athens, compared to the -4.11 ºC average degrees reported in Edinburgh. During the winter period, Edinburgh can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Athens have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Edinburgh and Athens?
The main airport route flying between Edinburgh and Athens is: Turnhouse (EDI) to E. Venizelos (ATH). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Aegean Airlines.
  • Easyjet.
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Athens are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Athens are:
  • Brussels Airlines, stoping in Brussels for 75 minutes minimun.
  • Lufthansa, with 775 minutes scale in Frankfurt.
  • Lufthansa, with 775 minutes scale in Frankfurt.
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