Athens Flights Guide
Surrounded by mountains on three sides, Athens is known as the birthplace of civilization. It is a modern city founded on ancient roots, and many of its attractions were built by the ancient Greeks and remain popular tourist destinations today.
The most famous landmark in Athens is the Acropolis, which located above the modern part of the city on a rocky plateau and contains an astounding variety of ancient architectural structures from Greece’s Classical period, including the well-known Parthenon.
You can also learn more about the history of this fascinating city by visiting the National Archeological Museum and the New Acropolis Museum.
Theatre is also a national passion, and Athens has almost 200 theatrical stages, including the historical Herodes Atticus Theatre and the Athens Concert Hall, where plays, musicals, bands and other theatrical performances are showcased.
Athens is also known for its lively nightlife where you can find something to do every night of the week. Bars, restaurants and clubs abound, and you are sure to find one to appeal to your interests.
Accommodations vary widely and you can find any type of lodging to suit any budget. From ultra-luxury to hostels to rooms with a view, Athens has it all.
Getting around the city is easy. You can take advantage of public transportation such as the metro, bus system, tram or suburban rail. Taxis are available, and you can walk, ride a bike or rent a car for a more personal mode of transportation.
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Flights to Athens
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Athens Travel Facts
- Athens, Greece connects to 154 airports worldwide.
- The shortest flight from Athens is 65 miles to Syros Island on Olympic Airlines.
- The longest flight from Athens is 4918 miles to New York on Olympic Airlines.
- Olympic Airlines fly to 41 destinations including Zakynthos from Athens.
- Aegean Airlines fly to 31 destinations including Vienna from Athens.
- Cyprus Airways fly to 17 destinations including Zakynthos from Athens.
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Athens Airlines & Flight Schedules
- Olympic Airlines fly from Athens to Abu Dhabi and 41 other cities including Zakynthos.
- Aegean Airlines fly from Athens to Alexandroupolis and 31 other cities including Vienna.
- Cyprus Airways fly from Athens to Alexandroupolis and 17 other cities including Zakynthos.
- easyJet fly from Athens to Berlin and 7 other cities including Rome.
- Lufthansa fly from Athens to Duesseldorf and 4 other cities including Munich.
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