Thessaloniki to Athens flights

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Overview: Thessaloniki to Athens flight

distanceDistance187 miles
durationAverage flight duration50 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£68 (€75)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesAegean Airlines or Olympic Air

Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens cover the 187 miles long trip taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like Aegean Airlines or Olympic Air. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £68, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Thessaloniki International Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.

Cheap flights tickets from Thessaloniki to Athens

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from Thessaloniki to Athens is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
sky express
21:500h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
22:45Athens International Airport (ATH)
£541One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Aegean Airlines
23:050h54
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
23:59Athens International Airport (ATH)
£581One-way
0 changes
sky express
07:000h53
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
07:53Athens International Airport (ATH)
£641One-way
0 changes
sky express
18:300h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
19:25Athens International Airport (ATH)
£691One-way
0 changes
sky express
09:000h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
09:55Athens International Airport (ATH)
£741One-way
0 changes

Flight scheduleThessaloniki to Athens

Showing flights for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
Aegean Airlines
06:000h50
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
06:50Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
06:309h20
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
15:50Athens International Airport (ATH)
1 change
Aegean Airlines
06:302h30
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
09:00Athens International Airport (ATH)
1 change
Aegean Airlines
06:304h00
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
10:30Athens International Airport (ATH)
1 change
Aegean Airlines
06:305h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
12:25Athens International Airport (ATH)
1 change
sky express
07:000h53
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
07:53Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
sky express
09:000h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
09:55Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
09:100h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
10:05Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
11:150h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
12:10Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
sky express
12:100h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
13:05Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
13:000h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
13:55Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
14:057h50
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
21:55Athens International Airport (ATH)
1 change
Aegean Airlines
14:053h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
18:00Athens International Airport (ATH)
1 change
Aegean Airlines
14:400h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
15:35Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
18:000h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
18:55Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
sky express
18:300h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
19:25Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
19:450h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
20:40Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
21:250h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
22:20Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
sky express
21:500h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
22:45Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
23:050h54
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
23:59Athens International Airport (ATH)
0 changes

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Flight times from Thessaloniki to Athens

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

50 m

Average

2 h 18 m

Flights per day

20

Distance

303 km

Of the 20 flights that leave Thessaloniki for Athens every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Aegean Airlines
06:000h50
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
06:50Athens International Airport (ATH)
£951One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
sky express
07:000h53
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
07:53Athens International Airport (ATH)
£641One-way
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
23:050h54
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
23:59Athens International Airport (ATH)
£581One-way
0 changes
Aegean Airlines
21:250h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
22:20Athens International Airport (ATH)
£951One-way
0 changes
sky express
18:300h55
Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG)
19:25Athens International Airport (ATH)
£691One-way
0 changes

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Airlines: Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air Thessaloniki to Athens

Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air flights will get you from Thessaloniki to Athens from £37. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.

Aegean Airlines is Greece’s leading airline and you can choose between Economy and Business tickets for your next flight from Thessaloniki to Athens.

Thessaloniki to Athens flight information with Aegean Airlines:

  • Average Duration: 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £37

Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens

Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens aren't tedious or long flights at all. The journey usually spans anywhere between 50 minutes to one hour and the flight route is serviced by three or four popular, local airline carriers. Because of the short distance, most flights from Thessaloniki to Athens are direct flights. A few indirect flights with a layover in nearby Greek cities are also available. Indirect flights can run anywhere from six to eight hours. There are about 17 direct flights that take off on a busy weekday.

Which airlines fly from Thessaloniki to Athens?

There are three to four popular airlines that service this flight route, all available for direct flights. These are Ellinair, Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines, and Germania. These direct flights account for a high volume of departures on weekdays. Indirect flights with layovers in nearby cities like Corfu, Mykonos, and Heraklion are offered by Ellinair, Aegean Airlines, and Germania.

How long is the flight from Thessaloniki to Athens?

Direct flights from Thessaloniki to Athens are not long at all. Expect to spend anywhere from about 50 to 55 minutes, on average. However, indirect flights vary based on the layover location. For example, an indirect flight offered by Germania includes one change at Heraklion International Airport but the total journey time is only two and a half hours.

How many flights are there from Thessaloniki to Athens?

The number of flights depends on whether it's a high-volume weekday or not. Mondays and Friday's can have as many as 20 departures from Thessaloniki, heading to Athens. A lower volume day such as Wednesday or even a Saturday will have only about eight to 10 direct flights.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Thessaloniki to Athens?

Departure airport: Flights from Thessaloniki all leave from the Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG). This airport is about 15 km away from the city center. As an international hub, SKG offers standard facilities and amenities including currency exchange facilities, duty-free shopping, baby care rooms, children's play area, several restaurants and bars, car parks, car rental kiosks, and free Wi-Fi.

Arrival airport: Upon arrival at Athens International Airport (ATH), travelers will find amenities such as business lounges, mini-markets, a pharmacy, sports and betting game lounge, restaurants, cafes, and bars, duty-free shops, baby-care rooms, luggage storage, and mobile charging at Gate 21. The airport is located 35 kilometers away from the city center.

FAQs: Thessaloniki to Athens flights

FAQs: Take a flight from Thessaloniki to Athens hassle-free. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Thessaloniki to Athens.
FAQs
Cheap plane tickets from Thessaloniki to Athens can start from as little as £37 when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for Thessaloniki to Athens is £68; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The flight time to Athens from Thessaloniki is on average 50 min   for the 187 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Thessaloniki to Athens by flight can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first flight from Thessaloniki to Athens leaves at 10: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from Thessaloniki to Athens leaves at 21: 10.
Take the Thessaloniki to Athens flight with Aegean Airlines or Olympic Air. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the trip between Thessaloniki and Athens as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Flights from Thessaloniki to Athens generally leave from Thessaloniki International Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.

Thessaloniki International Airport is 15.6 km away from Thessaloniki city centre and Athens International Airport is 33.3 km from Athens city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Thessaloniki to Athens by plane is November.
You have options as you can travel to Athens from Thessaloniki 2 different ways: ferry or flight.
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