The International Airport of Athens Eleftherios Venizelos is located 20 km from the city centre, in the district of Spata. It serves both arrivals and departures from main international countries and the major Greek cities. There are daily flights available for the local airports of Greece.
There are two main Greek airline companies that serve internal flights from Athens to other airports in Greece and the Greek islands: Olympic Air and Aegean Airlines. Many international airlines also serve flights to Athens, including many charter and low-cost air companies from Europe.
The airport of Athens is the largest and busiest airport in Greece. It gets very busy in summer, which is the highest tourist season and this is when the airport receives direct flights from many countries in the world. Flights from the airport of Athens also fly to the local airport of the islands. Here are the main air companies that fly from/to Athens.