Save on charters by booking an EasyJet flight to Greece
We have become used to the package tour holiday to Greece, where all our flights, transfers and hotels are organised by the holiday company. By booking an EasyJet flight to Greece, it allows us the freedom to arrange our own hotels, take in a spot of island-hopping and see more of this beautiful country.
EasyJet (easyjet.com) offers numerous options for your flight to Greece. For flights to the capital Athens, convenient for the ferry port at Piraeus, there are direct services from Edinburgh, London Gatwick and Manchester. One way fares start at £26.99 from Gatwick, £27.99 from Edinburgh and £28.99 from Manchester. Inbound legs of a return journey are a little more expensive, but it is possible to find a round trip for under £80.
For holidays on Crete, EasyJet has flights to Heraklion from Bristol, London Gatwick and Manchester, and to the popular resort of Chania, from London Gatwick only. The best deals in the summer months tend to be snapped up very quickly, but off peak fares are available from £24.99 outbound and £34.50 for the return leg.
Corfu has always been a popular destination for British tourists. Booking your own flight and accommodation allows you to escape the busy resorts and see more of the island. EasyJet has direct flights from Bristol, London Gatwick, London Luton and Manchester.
Holidaymakers who have found their paradise Greek island and like to return every year will welcome the opportunity to book an EasyJet flight from London Gatwick to Kos, Santorini, Mykonos, Zakynthos and Rhodes, with flights from Liverpool to Rhodes also available.
A cheap flight to northern Greece has been hard to find in the past, but the EasyJet service to Thessaloniki from London Gatwick opens up the area for holidays in this fascinating region.
When booking your EasyJet flight to Greece, be aware of the baggage restrictions and the charges for checked-in luggage. If you want to enjoy a stress-free break, pack as little as possible, and try to fit everything into your hand luggage. It will also make onward journeys, by bus or ferry, so much less hassle.