Athens to Beijing Flights
Athens International Airport
Whether you're heading home or jaunting off on a new adventure, ebookers helps you find the best deals on flights from Athens. You'll fly out of Athens International Airport, which is located roughly fourteen miles south-east of the city's centre. Due to the winding route you must take to get to the airport, the trip will take about thirty-four minutes.
Parking in Athens
When you arrive at Athens International Airport, you'll find long-term parking available at a rate of €26 for one to two days, €39 for two to three days, or €50 for three to six days, with each additional day after the seventh costing €5. If you've saved money on your flight with ebookers, you might want to treat yourself to valet parking. This service is available from €53 to €80 per day, depending on the length of time you require.
Ground Transportation in Athens
If you're not toting lots of baggage, you can get to the airport on the Athens Airport Metro train, which costs €8, or choose the Athens Airport Bus, which costs €5. Taxis from the centre of Athens charge a flat rate of €35 in the daytime and €50 at night. Be sure you have your taxi driver reset the meter if your travel time is near dusk or dawn to avoid an extra expense.
Restaurants at Athens Airport
Athens International Airport offers many amenities, from on-site banking to VIP lounges. There are many concessions stands within the airport, including a McDonald's, if you'd like a quick coffee and snack before boarding your flight. Once you're flying high above the blue Aegean Sea, remember that ebookers can help you find amazing deals on flights from Athens, so you can plan your next trip well in advance.
Airports in Beijing
Beijing is the largest and busiest airport in China. It is serviced by United Airlines, Egypt Airlines, British Airways, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Continental Airlines, as well several others. You can use ebookers to book domestic and international flights for many airlines servicing this airport. When you fly into Beijing, your flight will land at Beijing Capital International Airport, which is located in Chaoyang, approximately twenty miles from downtown Beijing.
Transportation from Beijing Capital International Airport
There are numerous options available to get to the city centre Beijing from the airport. You can take a taxi from the airport, which costs a minimum of ¥10 plus charges for mileage plus time in some instances. If you take a taxi, make sure it is a certified taxi by checking the car's signage and the driver's identification card. You can also take a shuttle, which has an average cost of ¥16 per person for a single trip from the airport. The airport bus is another option, which ranges from ¥2 to ¥5 per person for a one-way ticket.
Weather in Beijing
With summer temperatures soaring into the 30s during the day and the 20s at night, lightweight clothing is ideal to keep you cool. During the winter, daytime temperatures hover just above freezing, and night-time temperatures dip below 0ºC, so wearing layers with a warm coat, a pair of gloves, and a hat is necessary to stay warm. Fall and spring temperatures range from 10ºC to 15ºC, so bring a lightweight jacket, long-sleeve shirts, and long pants. If you travel in July or August, bring a rain coat or umbrella, as these are the months when rain is most common.
Beijing's Major Attractions
The summer months are the most popular time of the year to visit Beijing because many of the attractions are outdoors. The Imperial Gardens and Mausoleums, the Great Wall of China, Tiananmen Square, and the Forbidden City are some of the most popular sites in Beijing. Many visitors also visit at least one of the many temples located in the city. March to August is usually the least expensive time of year to visit Beijing. Customers using ebookers can search through a range of flights to Beijing to find one matching their needs.
Cheap flights from Athens to Beijing
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Athens and Beijing airports and terminals
Airports in Athens, GR
Eleftherios Venizelos airport (ATH)
Distance from City Center: 19.6 kilometers
Flight schedule for flights from Athens to Beijing on Fri, Dec 6, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Aegean/Air China||A3830/CA966||ATH||08:25||PEK||06:15||320/773||15hr 50min|
|Lufthansa/Air China||LH5915/CA966||ATH||08:25||PEK||06:15||320/773||15hr 50min|
|TAP Portugal/TAP Portugal||TP7438/TP8326||ATH||08:25||PEK||06:45||320/773||16hr 20min|
|Aeroflot Russian Airlines/Air China||SU2111/CA910||ATH||13:10||PEK||07:20||320/777||12hr 10min|
|Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways||EY90/EY888||ATH||13:55||PEK||08:50||320/332||12hr 55min|
|Etihad Airways/Hainan Airlines||EY90/HU8801||ATH||13:55||PEK||08:50||320/332||12hr 55min|
|Olympic Air/Etihad Airways||OA8091/EY888||ATH||13:55||PEK||08:50||320/332||12hr 55min|
|Asiana Airlines/Etihad Airways||OZ6978/EY888||ATH||13:55||PEK||08:50||320/332||12hr 55min|
|Asiana Airlines/Hainan Airlines||OZ6978/HU8801||ATH||13:55||PEK||08:50||320/332||12hr 55min|
|SriLankan Airlines/Etihad Airways||UL2690/EY888||ATH||13:55||PEK||08:50||320/332||12hr 55min|
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