Cheap flights from London to Athens

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The best prices from London to Athens Eleftherios V. are usually found in January or September, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from London (LON) to Athens (ATH)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to ATH flight in 2022: compare London to Athens flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Athens.



R81 - R271



10 - 28 °C



5 - 64 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 41% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 50% potential price drop
Average priceR2 739Average for round-trip flights in August 2022
Round-trip fromR1 345From London (LON) to Athens Eleftherios V.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Athens?

Travellers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 121% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Athens?

To save up to 23% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 50 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from London to Athens from R2 988 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R3 470 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Athens. Flights to Athens from London in January are about R2 669 on average during January, but can be found for as low as R465.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Athens (LON - ATH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from London to Athens is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 30% on airfare.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about London to Athens flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Athens from London?

For a flight from London to Athens, you will be flying into Eleftherios V.. Athens Eleftherios V. (ATH) is just 19,7 km from the centre vof the city. Eleftherios V. is the only Athens airport and it handles 22 inbound flights from London per day. 3 airlines have flights to Athens Eleftherios V. from London on a regular basis.

What days are direct flights available from London to Athens?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from London to Athens on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 8 flights from London to Athens a day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 38% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 38% of flight departures

What are the most reliable airlines from London to Athens?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from London to Athens are American Airlines (62%), British Airways (59%) and Air Canada (57%).

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Hourly flight availability from London to Athens

See what time of day planes typically take off from London to Athens
7%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
27%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
28%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
38%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from London to Athens

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from London to Athens
Sunday15daily flights
Monday20daily flights
Tuesday27daily flights
Wednesday27daily flights
Thursday26daily flights
Friday21daily flights
Saturday24daily flights