How to get from Edinburgh to Athens

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Athens

distanceDistance1750 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £85
fastestFastest modeFlight • £85 • 4 h
carriersPopular travel companiesSas Airways

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 1750 miles from Edinburgh to Athens. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Sas Airways among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Athens.

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FAQs

Travel from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Athens, Greece is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Athens from Edinburgh restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Athens, Greece from Edinburgh?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Athens, Greece?

The government of Greece has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 03/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Edinburgh to Athens closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Greece is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Greece?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Greece?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Edinburgh, United Kingdom was last verified on 07/08/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Edinburgh from Athens.

There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Athens: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Edinburgh to Athens is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £9 compared to other travel options to Athens:

A coach is about £77 less than a flight, which costs on average £85 for this route.

A coach is £1 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Edinburgh to Athens costing on average £9.

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Athens is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h.

Other travel options from Edinburgh to Athens can usually take longer:

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The distance between Edinburgh and Athens is around 1750 miles.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Edinburgh to Athens:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Edinburgh to Athens depart from Edinburgh, Elder Street to Athens, Sidirodromon (Αθήνα, Σιδηροδρόμων).
  • Most travellers board their plane from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Athens.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Edinburgh to Athens:

  • You can take a flight from Edinburgh to Athens with Sas Airways. Cheap tickets can be found for £85 with Sas Airways from Edinburgh to Athens.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Edinburgh to Athens often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Berlin. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Edinburgh and Athens itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Athens and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Athens, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £9 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £85 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £9 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Edinburgh and Athens online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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