Charter flights to Athens from the UK run mainly to provide transport for package holidays, excess seats are sold off on a flight only basis. The cost of these seats is usually cheap when compared to scheduled flights. Charter airlines can offer these Athens cheap flights by offering more restricted services than the major scheduled or low cost airlines.
A four hour flight from the UK to Athens (IATA code ATH) will have you in the sprawling city of Athens. The city is built around the Acropolis, which dominates the Athenian landscape. This monument is unsurpassed in its beauty, architectural splendor and historical importance and is one of the many reasons people choose to fly to Athens. There are numerous museums and other cultural sites, but Athens has plenty more to offer. The nightlife in Athens is excellent, with tavernas, clubs and bars open until the early hours. Open-air cinemas and theaters are popular in the summer. There is music to suit every taste and the shopping is superb, ranging from the flea market and antique shops in Monastiraki to the designer boutiques in Kolonaki. We offer flights to Athens from major UK airports on direct services and at very good fares.