Direct flights from Athens and Kalamata to Hamburg Germany will start from spring 2014. On May 27th 2014, Aegean Airlines has scheduled its first flight from Athens to Hamburg that will be served with Airbus A320 and will last for three hours. As announced by the air company, the flights will operate three times a week (Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday). The last flights in this air route operated in 2004.
In the meanwhile, EasyJet has also scheduled direct flights between Hamburg and Kalamata, in southern Peloponnese. In particular, flights will start from June 23rd 2014 and will operate twice per week (every Monday and Thursday). Flights will be served with Airbus 319. This air route is added to the other five new air routes to Greece that the company has scheduled for next summer.