Athens, the capital of Greece is well connected to the largest cities in the world. Athens International Airport, Eleftherios Venizelos, was inaugurated in March 2001 and it was built to cater to the needs of the modern world. It is located 23 kilometers north-east of the city, with 157 kiosk counters and two 2.5-mile lanes, and the airport can hold close to 600 flights a day.There are conference facilities, post office, hotel, messengers, banks, (Crete), Kos (Dodecanese) and Thesaloniki (near the region of Halkidiki), the capital of the Czech Republic, Some Greek islands are not directly accessible by flights.The best way to travel to these islands is by organizing for a taxi transfer from the airport in Athens.The price of flights to Greece between June and September and during the holidays Most charter flights operate in the summer.
Olympic Airways is the national airline of Greece and operates daily flights from New York and Boston to Athens. Estimated from Athens to Los Angeles is 15 hours from Athens to New York, 13 hours, most European airlines connect to cities in North America with Greece through major cities in Europe Direct flights also operate from major European cities to Macedonia International Airport in Thessaloniki, , And to El Korfira, Greta and Rhodes.
American and Canadian citizens entering Greece for a period of less than 3 months require a valid passport. No need to get a visa. Passport and visa requirements vary for tourists of different nationalities and must be checked in advance.