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The cheapest time of year to fly to Athens from Edinburgh is January. The most expensive is July.
The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Sunday.
in the morning
Edinburgh to Athens flights are approximately 17% more expensive at midday than in the morning
Aegean Airlines, British Airways, and KLM are the most popular carriers operating from Edinburgh to Athens
Edinburgh Turnhouse - Athens Eleftherios V.
Fly from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Athens Eleftherios V. for the best Edinburgh - Athens flight prices
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|
|Glasgow Intl Airport (GLA) to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport (ATH)||£124|
|Newcastle upon Tyne Airport (NCL) to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport (ATH)||£138|
|Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) to Mikonos Airport (JMK)||£77|
|Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) to Skiathos Airport (JSI)||£105|
|Glasgow Intl Airport (GLA) to Mikonos Airport (JMK)||£139|
|Ryanair||PriceFrom £65||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|easyJet||PriceFrom £101||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Aegean Airlines||PriceFrom £113||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Lufthansa||PriceFrom £148||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|KLM||PriceFrom £150||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Air France||PriceFrom £162||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|British Airways||PriceFrom £163||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|SWISS||PriceFrom £240||Free Cancellation||Rating|
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.
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.
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.
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.
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