Aegean Airlines has declared it’ll begin operational a right away service between Manchester and Athens on Saturdays and Mondays from could 25, 2013.


The bi-weekly service can give passengers with versatile and reasonable direct access to Athens, moreover as creating it simple for passengers to continue their journey from Athens to any of the Greek islands.

“This route implies that passengers visiting Athens on business or leisure will currently fly direct from Manchester.

“It additionally provides associate economical affiliation for passengers continued their journey to the Greek islands, sanctionative them to travel with constant airline for his or her entire journey.

“This service will supply nice opportunities for vacation manufacturers moreover as individuals motion between Manchester and Ellas on business.

“There is additionally an oversized community of Greek students in Manchester thus this new route can give a faster and easier method of motion home for them as they will currently travel direct from their native airport.”

Aegean Airlines, a member of the Star Alliance network, is Greece’s largest full-service airline carrying vi.5 million passengers in 2011.

The route departs from Manchester on Mondays and Saturdays at 21:05, landing in Athens at 02:50.

The come flight departs Athens at 18:15, incoming into Manchester at 20:20.