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Departure Tue, 14 04 2020 Return Mon, 20 04 2020
SEN London
ATH Athens
return from £138
Departure Wed, 22 04 2020 Return Tue, 28 04 2020
LHR London
ATH Athens
return from £115
Departure Thu, 2 04 2020 Return Fri, 3 04 2020
LCY London
ATH Athens
return from £144
Departure Sun, 19 04 2020 Return Thu, 30 04 2020
LGW London
ATH Athens
return from £109
Flight route information
If you are crazy about architecture, Athens will provide an architectural sanctuary in which you can revel.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.1 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.92 GBP
Last checked on 30 March 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Athens are 55% cheaper than in London.

Mid-priced restaurant

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

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Athens is 21% cheaper than in London.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Athens is 3% cheaper than in London.

( London airports
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
) Athens airports
  • ? E. Venizelos (ATH)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
L Distance: 1486 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

The biggest and busiest airport in London is Heathrow. This airport has five terminals and two runways. Heathrow is over 70 years old. You will have plenty to do at the airport while awaiting flights from London to Athens. Take advantage of the free Wi-Fi offered and get a chance to catch up on your work while you wait. You could while away some time by grabbing a cup of coffee in one of the myriad of restaurants abuzz with people. You could, of course, visit the shops around the airport and see what bargains you can find.

Getting to London airport

Getting to the airport to catch London to Athens flights will not be a hassle in the slightest. Catch the Heathrow Express at Paddington Station. The trains come in 15 minute intervals and have an approximate travel time of 20 minutes to the airport. Lay to bed any worries about missing your flight to Athens as you will get to the airport in good time. Alternatively, you can catch the Tube on the Piccadilly line, which is a connection between Central London and the airport. The tube is more cost effective than the Heathrow Express. You could, alternatively, use the National Express coach services which run from Victoria Coach Station to the airport's bus station.

Arriving to Athens

Athens, the legendary capital of Greece, has many a legend etched into its footprints. From the ruins left from the era of Olympians to the spectacular buildings which tell a story of their own, Athens is the place to be. For starters, the Parthenon is quite a sight to behold. These ancient ruins tell quite the story about the Greece's past. For the history of Greece, go to the Acropolis Museum. No excursion is complete without a market experience. The Agora-Athens Central Market is a hive of activities. You can sample good food and prepare to treat your taste buds to exotic food. While you're at it, check out Athens Chinatown and shop till you drop.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Athens from London touch down at Athens International Airport, which has two terminals. Getting to the city centre can be achieved in a number of ways. You can catch the Metro on Metro line 3 from the airport to Aghia Marina in central Athens. Alternatively, you could catch the Suburban Rail that will drop you off at Athens Central Railway Station (Larissis Station). A bus is another transport option to use. You will find it between exits 4 and 5 of the airport by the Arrivals terminal. Regional buses can be found at exits 2 and 3. Begin your journey to Athens and explore!

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E. Venizelos - Latest customer reviews

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3.0 /5
Date 2019-04-20 Age 51-70 City UK

No warning on how long the Wizzair departure lounge and gate is from main terminal building would be very difficult for an older person

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