|Distance||1750 miles (2823 km)|
|Average plane ticket price||£168 (€193)|
Flights from Edinburgh to Athens cover the 1750 miles (2823 km) long journey with our travel partners like easyJet. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £168, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £124. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.
There are 4 direct flights every week from Edinburgh to Athens, provided by 2 airlines. Direct easyJet and Aegean Airlines flights operate between the Scottish and Greek capitals, taking around 4 hours for the journey. Holidaymakers heading for Greece also have numerous daily indirect alternatives available, requiring 1 change en route, although these connections have substantially longer journey times.
The easyJet timetable features 2 direct flights from Edinburgh to Athens each week, and Aegean Airlines also has 2 connections a week on the same direct route. Indirect daily connections use a variety of airlines, including KLM, Brussels Airlines and British Airways, with routes connecting in Amsterdam, Brussels or London.
Direct easyJet flights from Edinburgh to Athens take 4 hours to cover the 1758-mile route across Europe, while Aegean Airlines services are 5 minutes quicker. Indirect routes can take substantially longer, with the fastest connection via Amsterdam with KLM taking just under 6 hours.
The easyJet schedule offers 2 direct flights a week from Edinburgh to Athens, departing in mid afternoon on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Aegean Airlines services take off just before midnight on Mondays and Thursdays, flying overnight to Athens. There are over 20 daily indirect routes, with departures from the early morning.
Travel by plane between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Athens, Greece is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
The government of Greece has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from Edinburgh to Athens closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from Greece to United Kingdom is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece
Requirements for reentering:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 25/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your flight to Edinburgh from Athens.
Omio travellers most frequently book a flight from Edinburgh Airport to Athens International Airport for this route.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their flights from Edinburgh Airport and need to travel around 6.5 miles (10.5 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.
Passengers arriving in Athens most often land in Athens International Airport and need to travel about 13.1 miles (21.2 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Athens International Airport to get you to the city centre of Athens.
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