Favourite airline: Ryanair
The favourite airline for flights from London to Athens is Ryanair.
9 %
Aegean Airlines
8 %
British Airways
5 %
Tip: book 3 weeks before departure
Save up to 40 % by booking flights 3 weeks before departure.
22 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Monday
Flight prices fluctuate during the week. Flights are 37 % cheaper on Monday.
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
On this route, direct flights are £46.00 cheaper than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
03h 50min
13h 10min
09h 00min
The favourite connection is non-stop
Direct flights are especially popular on this route. 33 % of travellers will book a non-stop flight.
Direct flights
03h 50min, from £48
33 %
1 stopover Barcelona El Prat
11h 35min, from £121
9 %
1 stopover Amsterdam Schiphol
06h 00min, from £164
6 %
Return from £48.00
The best return flight offer is currently available with a departure on 14/10/19 and a return on 23/10/19.


Flights from London to Athens

The flight route from London (LON) to Athens (ATH) is very popular with travellers in the United Kingdom. Airlines serving Athens from London with a direct flight include Aegean,British Airways and easyJet, for example. The flight time for the journey from the capital city of the United Kingdom to the capital of Greece is 3 hours and 40 minutes and there are between 6 and 7 non-stop connections a day on most days of the week. The service to Athens in Greece is not only used by passengers heading to Athens directly, but Athens International Airportalso serves as a gateway to many other destinations on mainland Greece and the Greek Islands in the Aegean, which can be reached by boat from Piraeus harbour near Athens. Alternatively, there are connecting services from the destination airport in Athens to many further domestic destinations. Services to Athens depart from two of London's airports: London Gatwick and London Heathrow.


Cheap flight to Athens

Booked a few months before the desired date of departure, a low cost flight is normally widely available on this route and low-cost carrier, Easyjet, is usually the cheapest option. However, passengers should be aware of the fact that many airlines will charge extra for hold luggage, which may negatively affect the total cost of travel. The price of an air ticket to Athens will fluctuate according to the season and demand, and usually peaks during the school holidays.