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Flight Information from Edinburgh to Athens

distanceDistance1750 miles (2823 km)
durationAverage flight duration4 h 10 min
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlineseasyJet

Flights from Edinburgh to Athens cover the 1750 miles (2823 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 10 min with our travel partners like easyJet. There are direct flight services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.

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FAQs
Is travel by plane currently allowed from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Athens, Greece?

Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Athens, Greece by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Greece from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Greece from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

When traveling in Greece, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/23/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight between Edinburgh and Athens before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Greece by plane?

The restriction level for your return flight to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Athens is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into Edinburgh from Athens restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Athens?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 10/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Edinburgh from Athens closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is it from Edinburgh to Athens by plane?
The flight distance from Edinburgh to Athens is around 1750 miles (2823 km).
How long is a flight between Edinburgh and Athens on average?
On average the Edinburgh to Athens flight travel time is 4 h 10 min  for the 1750 miles (2823 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What airport does the flight from Edinburgh to Athens depart from? Which Athens airport do I fly into from Edinburgh?

Omio travelers most frequently book a flight from Edinburgh Airport   to Athens International Airport   for this route.

Where is the departure airport in Edinburgh located? Where is the arrival airport in Athens located?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Edinburgh Airport, which is located approximately 6 miles (10 km) from the city center.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Athens International Airport and need to travel approximately 13 miles (21 km) from the airport to reach the city center in Athens. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transit options available from Athens International Airport to get you to the city center in Athens.

What airlines go from Edinburgh to Athens?
For the route from Edinburgh to Athens you can take a flight with easyJet. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services from Edinburgh to Athens on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
What time is the earliest flight from Edinburgh to Athens? What time is the last flight from Edinburgh to Athens?
The first Edinburgh to Athens flight departs at 11: 30 AM   and the last flight from Edinburgh to Athens leaves at 2: 40 PM. Check out the most up-to-date flight schedule from Edinburgh to Athens on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

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