Flights Athens (ATH) - London (LON)

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Athens London
Thu, 19 Oct ATH - LGW
Sun, 22 Oct LGW - ATH
-24 %
158€ 121€
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Athens London
Mon, 27 Nov ATH - LTN
-20 %
19€ 16€
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Athens London
Mon, 09 Oct ATH - LGW
Wed, 11 Oct LGW - ATH
-24 %
129€ 98€
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Athens London
Thu, 28 Sep ATH - LGW
Sun, 01 Oct LGW - ATH
153€ 148€
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Athens London
Sat, 07 Oct ATH - LGW
Sat, 07 Oct LGW - ATH
173€ 169€
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Athens London
Sat, 14 Oct ATH - LTN
Mon, 16 Oct LTN - ATH
-24 %
140€ 105€
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Route information

The glamour of London is inescapable with its iconic landmarks, museums, fashion and pub culture.

Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 0.88 GBP
Euro British Pound Sterling
1 GBP = 1.15 EUR
Last checked on 21 September 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 180% more expensive in London than in Athens.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 50% more expensive in London than in Athens.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 16% more expensive in London than in Athens.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 23% more expensive in London than in Athens.

Athens airports
  • ( E. Venizelos (ATH)
    How far from city centre: 20 kms
London airports
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 40 kms
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 23 kms
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 49 kms
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 43 kms
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 57 kms
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 12 kms
K Distance: 2392 kms

To and from the airports

Flights from Athens

Greece's capital city, Athens, is a treasure trove for history and culture lovers. For visitors on flights from Athens to London, Athens International Airport (AIA) is the main airport serving the city and a primary transport hub for the country. It is a modern airport capable of handling 18.1 million passengers a year. In addition to business lounges, shops and restaurants, AIA also offers baggage services and 1,360 spaces for short-term parking. Those travelling with children will be happy to note that Athens Airport has dedicated space for youngsters. The F Area is a play area that kids from 1.5 to 7 years can use free of charge; it is staffed by qualified personnel.

Getting to Athens airport

Athens Airport is easily accessible by taxis from the city centre. Passengers can also book location-based taxi apps, such as Uber, and get a ride to AIA. Those who wish to travel in a limousine can also book this type of service. In addition, the Metro Line 3 or Aghia Marina –Athens International Airport is another way to reach the airport. For the train, go to Athens Central Railway Station to catch a ride to AIA. From central Athens, you can also use buses on routes X95, X93, X96 and X97 going to the airport from various points in town.

Getting to London

Cosmopolitan London offers many exciting things to visitors. Explore its outstanding museums, like the British Museum or the National Gallery, which offer a glimpse of its history. Marvel at the exhibitions at Tate Modern attesting to the inventive and creative side of London. There are countless shops to explore, diverse neighborhoods to visit and iconic landmarks to absorb – Tower of London, Big Ben and Westminster Abbey, to name a few. London is also diverse with a multicultural population influencing local cuisine and traditions. When it comes to life after dark, London ranks as one of the best in the world where action never stops from plays and musicals to concerts and live acts.

Getting to the city centre

London is served by six airports: Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton, Southend and City Airport. The nearest to the city is City Airport. To get there, taxis, buses or the Tube (underground rail) can be used. You can also take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) which is accessible to wheelchair users. Gatwick is served by the Gatwick Express train from central London and there are coach and express bus services offered in addition to taxis. Heathrow is accessible by the Hotel Hoppa (coach), Heathrow Express (trains), taxis and the Tube using the Piccadilly Line. From London to Stansted and Luton, you can take trains, coaches and buses. London Southend is served by coaches or taxis.

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For flights from Athens to London, how can I find the cheapest price?
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Is London more expensive than Athens to visit?
Looking at the price of taxis, a ride in London costs an around 4.64 EUR euros, 16% more expensive than Athens, with a fare of 4.00 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 180% more in London: 3.36 EUR euros against 1.20 EUR euros in Athens. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 23.20 EUR euros in London, 55% more than the 15.00 EUR euros in Athens. The price of a coffee is approximately 23% more expensive in London, with an average of 4.12 EUR euros, while in Athens the coffee costs 3.36 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Athens to London flights?
The most popular month for flights from Athens to London are: October, September and August.
When is the best time to travel from Athens to London?
A good period of the year to visit London from Athens really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, October is the best month to fly to London from Athens, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by November and September. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds May, April and July are the months with fewer searches for the route Athens -  London.
What is the duration of a flight from Athens to London?
Flight time, on average, from Athens to London is usually 04:12 hours on average, at an average distance of 2,534 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in London compared to Athens?
The average temperature in Athens the average temperature is 35.31 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 5.3 mm , London's temperatures reach 29.01 during the hot season, with 9.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -3.09 degrees in London, compared to the 2.15 average degrees reported in Athens. During the winter period, Athens can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while London have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Athens and London?
The most common route form Athens to London is: E. Venizelos (ATH) to Gatwick (LGW). These airlines fly this route:
  • Easyjet.
  • Aegean Airlines.
  • Find more Athens to London flights between E. Venizelos (ATH) to Luton International (LTN) which are flown by the following airline(s): Wizz Air UK.
  • Ryanair.
  • Wizz Air.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Athens to London are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Athens to London are:
  • Pegasus Airlines, stopping in Istanbul for 75 minutes at least.
  • Swiss International Air Lines, with 65 minutes stop in Zurich.
  • Ukraine Intl Airlines, with 145 minutes scale in Kiev.

Heathrow - Customer reviews

3.0 /5
Reviews: 1
3.0 /5
Date 2018-05-30 Age Over 70 City UK but live in Greece

it is a LONG way out to the end of Terminal 2 I should have been warned I might have chosen to get assistance.

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