Athens International Airport (ATH)
ATH Flight Delays and Flight Cancellations
On average, around 180 flights depart from Athens International Airport every day. The average flight delay percentage (more than 15 mins) for the airport was 6% in 2016, which is lower than both London Gatwick Airport and Barcelona El Prat Airport. Athens International Airport recieves the largest traffic from Thessaloniki Airport, followed by Heraklion Airport. Athens International ranks 9.4 for punctuality. Last year less than 1% of all flights were canceled of heavily delayed (more than three hours).
On-time performance for nearby airportsFor delays longer than 3 hours and cancellations, airline passengers are entitled to compensation under EU regulation. If you encounter these flight disruptions you could be eligible for up to €600.
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Had a Delayed or Cancelled Flight from ATH Airport?
Every year, 6% of flights departing from Athens International are delayed (more than 15 mins) or canceled. AirHelp assists air passengers who have experienced a flight delay or cancellation to get compensation from their airline. Simply enter your flight details for any flight that has been delayed or canceled in the last 3 years to check your eligibility. You could be owed up to €600 in compensation.
Most Popular Flight Routes
|1.||ATH to SKG (Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece)|
|2.||ATH to LCA (Larnaca, Larnaca, Cyprus)|
|3.||ATH to HER (Irakleion, Irakleion, Greece)|
|4.||ATH to LHR (London Heathrow Airport, London , United Kingdom)|
|5.||ATH to CHQ (Chania, Chania, Greece)|
Delayed or Cancelled Flight Routes from ATHAs only 6% of flights out of Athens International airport are delayed or canceled, you’re likely to arrive at your destination on time. However, there are some routes that are affected by flight delays and cancellations more often than others. Here is our list of the routes that are most frequently affected:
|1.||ATH to DUB (Dublin, Dublin, Ireland Republic of)||80%|
|2.||ATH to LGW (London Gatwick Airport, London , United Kingdom)||45%|
|3.||ATH to JTY (Astypalaia Island, Astypalaia Island, Greece)||42%|
Had a flight delay from ATH in the last 3 years? You could be eligible to claim compensation.
Did you know that any delayed, cancelled or overbooked flight you’ve taken in the last 3 years could be eligible for compensation from the airline? Wherever you’re flying from -- EU, US or international, you have unique passenger rights for the region. For delays longer than 3 hours and cancellations, airline passengers are entitled to compensation under EU regulation. If you encounter these flight disruptions you could be eligible for up to €600.
How Passengers feel about ATH Airport
We analyzed passenger opinions on Twitter about their experience traveling to and from Athens International, and the overall satisfaction level was 6/10, giving it an average customer experience rating compared to other European airports.
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About ATH Airport
Athens International is the primary international airport that serves the city of Athens and the region of Attica. It is Greece's busiest airport and it serves as the hub and main base of Aegean Airlines as well as other Greek airlines.
ATH Airport Location
- Airport IATA Code: ATH
- Address: Attiki Odos, Spata Artemida 190 04, Greece
- Contact: 302103530000
Getting around ATH