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Flight information for Edinburgh to Athens
(EDI to ATH)

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Best price found

£44

Fastest flight time

4h 00m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Athens

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Athens from Edinburgh in the past 72 hours is £44. The best return flight deal from Edinburgh to Athens found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £70.
The fastest flight from Edinburgh to Athens takes 4h 00m
There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Athens. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport - Athens Eleftherios V. Airport.
There is 1 airport near Athens: Athens Eleftherios V. (ATH)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Edinburgh to Athens

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Athens?

January

The cheapest time of year to fly to Athens from Edinburgh is January. The most expensive is July.

What is the cheapest day to depart Edinburgh for Athens?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Sunday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Athens?

in the morning

Edinburgh to Athens flights are approximately 17% more expensive at midday than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Athens from Edinburgh?

Ryanair

Aegean Airlines, British Airways, and KLM are the most popular carriers operating from Edinburgh to Athens

What is the cheapest Edinburgh to Athens flight route?

Edinburgh Turnhouse - Athens Eleftherios V.

Fly from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Athens Eleftherios V. for the best Edinburgh - Athens flight prices

How far in advance should you book Edinburgh to Athens flights?

23 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Edinburgh to Athens is approximately 23 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from Edinburgh to Athens, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport. If you are looking for alternate airports to fly out of when travelling to Athens, you can try flying out of Glasgow Intl Airport (in Glasgow), Newcastle upon Tyne Airport (in Newcastle upon Tyne), or Glasgow Prestwick Airport (in Glasgow). When travelling from Edinburgh, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in Athens. Good options for arrival airports in Athens, you can try Mikonos Airport (in Mykonos) or Skiathos Airport (in Skiathos). The least expensive flight option from Edinburgh to Athens will typically be EDI — JMK during the month of August with an average price of £77 RT.

Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport (ATH)£88
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Glasgow Intl Airport (GLA) to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport (ATH)£124
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Newcastle upon Tyne Airport (NCL) to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport (ATH)£138
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Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) to Mikonos Airport (JMK)£77
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Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) to Skiathos Airport (JSI)£105
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Glasgow Intl Airport (GLA) to Mikonos Airport (JMK)£139
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Easily compare return flights from Edinburgh to Athens

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Athens by changing tabs
Ryanair
3 Nov
EDI10:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 25m
1 stop
ATH17:30Athens Eleftherios V.
9 Nov
ATH14:20Athens Eleftherios V.
6h 30m
1 stop
EDI20:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
21 Sep
EDI07:35Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 00m
1 stop
ATH14:35Athens Eleftherios V.
5 Oct
ATH19:00Athens Eleftherios V.
10h 45m
1 stop
EDI05:45Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
29 Oct
EDI11:40Edinburgh Turnhouse
4h 10m
ATH15:50Athens Eleftherios V.
8 Nov
ATH08:25Athens Eleftherios V.
7h 20m
1 stop
EDI15:45Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
3 Nov
EDI10:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 25m
1 stop
ATH17:30Athens Eleftherios V.
8 Nov
ATH02:10Athens Eleftherios V.
11h 50m
1 stop
EDI14:00Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
21 Sep
EDI08:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 45m
1 stop
ATH16:35Athens Eleftherios V.
5 Oct
ATH06:15Athens Eleftherios V.
11h 10m
2 stops
EDI17:25Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
3 Nov
EDI10:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 25m
1 stop
ATH17:30Athens Eleftherios V.
9 Nov
ATH14:20Athens Eleftherios V.
6h 30m
1 stop
EDI20:50Edinburgh Turnhouse

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Athens

If you're looking for one-way flights from Edinburgh to Athens, view some of our deals below provided by Aegean Airlines, Ryanair and easyJet
Multiple Airlines
21 Sep
EDI07:35Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 00m
1 stop
ATH14:35Athens Eleftherios V.
easyJet
25 Oct
EDI12:10Edinburgh Turnhouse
4h 10m
ATH16:20Athens Eleftherios V.
Ryanair
25 Oct
EDI02:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
37h 45m
2 stops
ATH16:35Athens Eleftherios V.

Search last-minute flights to Athens from Edinburgh

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Edinburgh to Athens
Multiple Airlines
22 Aug
EDI15:15Edinburgh Turnhouse
38h 40m
3 stops
ATH05:55Athens Eleftherios V.
18 Sep
ATH05:05Athens Eleftherios V.
4h 15m
EDI09:20Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aegean Airlines
22 Aug
EDI19:55Edinburgh Turnhouse
4h 00m
ATH23:55Athens Eleftherios V.
18 Sep
ATH05:05Athens Eleftherios V.
4h 15m
EDI09:20Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
20 Aug
EDI11:40Edinburgh Turnhouse
4h 10m
ATH15:50Athens Eleftherios V.
27 Aug
ATH18:30Athens Eleftherios V.
4h 20m
EDI22:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
17 Aug
EDI14:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
16h 15m
2 stops
ATH06:20Athens Eleftherios V.
24 Aug
ATH14:20Athens Eleftherios V.
22h 10m
2 stops
EDI12:30Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
22 Aug
EDI16:45Edinburgh Turnhouse
26h 40m
2 stops
ATH19:25Athens Eleftherios V.
18 Sep
ATH05:05Athens Eleftherios V.
4h 15m
EDI09:20Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
22 Aug
EDI06:30Edinburgh Turnhouse
10h 45m
1 stop
ATH17:15Athens Eleftherios V.
18 Sep
ATH05:05Athens Eleftherios V.
4h 15m
EDI09:20Edinburgh Turnhouse

Best airlines flying from Edinburgh to Athens

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AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
RyanairPriceFrom £65Free CancellationRating
7.0
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easyJetPriceFrom £101Free CancellationRating
6.9
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Aegean AirlinesPriceFrom £113Free CancellationRating
8.4
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LufthansaPriceFrom £148Free CancellationRating
7.2
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KLMPriceFrom £150Free CancellationRating
7.6
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Air FrancePriceFrom £162Free CancellationRating
7.6
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British AirwaysPriceFrom £163Free CancellationRating
6.3
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SWISSPriceFrom £240Free CancellationRating
8.4
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  • Aegean Airlines Flights From Edinburgh to Athens

    Aegean Airlines flies from Edinburgh to Athens around 3 times per week, with 63 momondo users rating the airline 8.4/10. The cheapest Aegean Airlines deal from Edinburgh to Athens in the last 72 hours was £138 (return), much lower than the average airfare cost of £303 for Aegean Airlines flights on this route.

  • easyJet Flights From Edinburgh to Athens

    Across 235 easyJet reviews on momondo, the average score is 6.9/10. easyJet flies from Edinburgh to Athens about 2 times each week, with ticket deals ranging from £124 to £270. Price data is based on momondo searches in the last 72 hours.


Ryanair flights from Edinburgh to Athens

Our best Ryanair deals on Edinburgh to Athens flight tickets
Ryanair
3 Nov
EDI10:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 25m
1 stop
ATH17:30Athens Eleftherios V.
9 Nov
ATH14:20Athens Eleftherios V.
6h 30m
1 stop
EDI20:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
3 Nov
EDI10:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 25m
1 stop
ATH17:30Athens Eleftherios V.
8 Nov
ATH02:10Athens Eleftherios V.
11h 50m
1 stop
EDI14:00Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
3 Nov
EDI10:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
7h 25m
1 stop
ATH17:30Athens Eleftherios V.
9 Nov
ATH14:20Athens Eleftherios V.
6h 30m
1 stop
EDI20:50Edinburgh Turnhouse

easyJet flights from Edinburgh to Athens

Our best easyJet deals on Edinburgh to Athens flight tickets
easyJet
29 Oct
EDI11:40Edinburgh Turnhouse
4h 10m
ATH15:50Athens Eleftherios V.
8 Nov
ATH08:25Athens Eleftherios V.
7h 20m
1 stop
EDI15:45Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
25 Oct
EDI12:10Edinburgh Turnhouse
4h 10m
ATH16:20Athens Eleftherios V.
30 Oct
ATH16:30Athens Eleftherios V.
16h 35m
1 stop
EDI09:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
12 Nov
EDI03:45Edinburgh Turnhouse
25h 50m
1 stop
ATH05:35Athens Eleftherios V.
19 Nov
ATH15:30Athens Eleftherios V.
18h 10m
1 stop
EDI09:40Edinburgh Turnhouse

  • Are airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Athens Eleftherios V. offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Athens Eleftherios V. are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are easyJet, Aegean Airlines, and KLM. You can search for the full list of airlines such as easyJet that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Edinburgh Turnhouse to Athens Eleftherios V. by plane?

    The distance between Edinburgh Turnhouse and Athens Eleftherios V. is about 1753.2 mi. Flights usually cover this in 4h 00m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.



The majority of flights from Edinburgh to Athens require at least one stopover, though there are days when you can pick up one-way flights from Edinburgh to Athens if you're willing to be flexible with dates. Aegean and easyJet offer these flights in a time of around four hours and 10 minutes. All flights from Edinburgh to Athens depart from Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport and arrive at Athens Eleftherios Venizelos Airport. You'll also find flights operated by KLM that have a single stopover at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and a travel time of around five hours and 45 minutes. Air France offer flights with a similar travel time and one stopover at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport along the way. If you're travelling with easyJet, one of the UK's leading low-cost airlines, flights operate with a single stopover at Berlin Brandenburg Airport that have a travel time of close to six and a half hours. British Airways is another airline offering flights between these destinations and requires a stopover at London Heathrow International Airport and a total flight time close to seven hours.

One of the quickest and most convenient ways to get from Edinburgh to Turnhouse Airport is to take a private taxi that'll get you there in around 25 minutes, though it can end up being more expensive. One of the cheaper ways to get to the airport is to head to Waverley Station and take the Airlink 100 Express Bus that'll get you to the airport in around 30 minutes for much less than a taxi. Once you've arrived at Athens International Airport, you'll have three ways to reach the city centre. The quickest option is to arrange a private taxi, which will take close to 25 minutes. The second option is to make the 10-minute walk to Athens metro station and catch the metro line to Athens city centre, which will take around 50 minutes. The last option is to catch a bus from the bus stand located between exits 4 and 5 of the arrivals terminal. This trip will usually take around 55 minutes.

Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport is the main international airport serving Edinburgh and is one of the busiest airports in the country. One of the popular things about the airport is the wide range of cafes and restaurants. You'll find Cafe Nero, Costa Coffee, and Starbucks before security. Once you've moved through security, you'll have access to a much wider range of establishments, including Hudson St Grill located between gates 9 and 10. Athens Eleftherios Venizelos Airport is the largest international airport in Greece and serves the city of Athens, as well as a region of Attica. Athens Airport is home to several facilities designed to make travel as comfortable as possible, one of the popular parts of the airport is the Retail Park, located at the entrance to the airport that plays host to several retail stores. The Exhibition Centre is one of the largest and most modern exhibition and conference centres in Greece and can be accessed via the shuttle bus from outside the main terminal building to the Metropolitan Expo.


Athens International Airport is the main airport serving the city of Athens and its surrounding areas. Although there are no major cities located close by, the airport does offer direct flights with a reasonable travel time to a variety of cities including Izmir in Turkey, Thessaloniki in Greece, Manisa in Turkey, and Skopje in North Macedonia. If you're looking to avoid flying and would rather visit somewhere closer, Athens Airport offers easy access to a wide variety of nearby towns and suburbs a short taxi ride away from the airport. These places include Viron, Attiki, Aegaleo, Tavros, Daphne, and Vikha. You can take a taxi from the airport to any of these destinations in under 20 minutes, or pick up a hire car at the airport and tour the area.


Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Athens

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Glasgow to Athens Flights
Fastest flight time6h 45m
Cheapest price£124
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Fastest flight time5h 45m
Cheapest price£183

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