New summer 2015 destination from Bordeaux: Athens with Aegean Airlines


A scheduled flight to Athens with Aegean, inaugurated this morning at the airport: a first in Bordeaux.

Aegean officially launched its new Bordeaux-Athens route on Wednesday 10 June, with 2 flights a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays until 31 October. The plane from Athens set down on the tarmac in Bordeaux at 10.45am and was greeted by the Press and the largest travel agencies in the region. It took off again to Athens 45 minutes later with 130 passengers from Bordeaux aboard. This summer, the airline is also offering 2 weekly flights to Heraklion in Crete on Mondays and Thursdays.

It is the first time Bordeaux Airport has had a scheduled connection to the Greek capital city. It will be the opportunity for Aquitaine residents to discover one of the most iconic destinations, a favourite of the French for their holidays.

The schedule for this new flight is as follows:

The timetable offered by the airline provides short connections to 33 domestic destinations such as Thessalonica in the north of Greece, the Kos islands, Santorini, Mykonos, Rhodes and Cyprus. The flights also connect to the major cities of the Middle East such as Tel Aviv, Cairo and Beirut.

Tickets are on sale at and through travel agents.



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