Athens
More than three Millennia of exciting history shaped the city of Athens as it is today. Where once great philosophers like Socrates or Plato were discussing the mysteries of human nature, you are offered souvenirs nowadays to remember your stay in the sunny capital of Greece. Explore the Acropolis Museum by wandering around the massive monument that will take your breath away even after centuries of slow deterioration.

While a flight from Birmingham to Athens might be entirely motivated by the urge to explore the cultural heritage of the great Greek nation, Athens has a lot more to offer than being the birthplace of Democracy. Athens is not only the country's political capital, but also the socio-economic and cultural centre of the country. It is a city full of artists and young people, open to the world and often eager to party. Due to its diverse offers as a financial marketplace, as an educational stronghold and as an industrial location thousands of people choose to discover this antique gem of European cities every day. Book your SWISS flight from Birmingham to Athens simply online and discover the great city of Athens already tomorrow.

Flight connections with stop(s)

Connection 1

Birmingham

BHX

Zurich

ZRH

  • Flight duration 01:50 hrs total
  • Frequency 2 x daily

Departure

Birmingham (BHX)
  • Terminal 1
  • Counter opening time 2 h prior to departure

Bombardier CS100

  • Height 11.50 m
  • Length 34.90 m
  • Seats 125

Crew

Pilots

2

Cabin crew

3

Transit

Zurich (ZRH)
  • Arrival 11:30
  • Transit time 9h 35m
Connection 2

Zurich

ZRH

Athens

ATH

  • Flight duration 02:35 hrs total
  • Frequency 6 x daily

Airbus A321-111

  • Height 11.80 m
  • Length 44.50 m
  • Seats 176-200

Crew

Pilots

2

Cabin crew

5

Arrival

Athens (ATH)

Distance to city centre

33 km
  • Train 8 EUR / 45 mins
  • Bus 5 EUR / 65 mins
  • Taxi 35-40 EUR / 40-60 mins