21 June 2016 – Aegean Airlines, Greece’s largest carrier and a Star Alliance member, is launching a new route out of Krakow Airport to Athens for summer 2016.
Operating on Tuesdays and Saturdays between June 21st and September 27th 2016, the Krakow-Athens service provides passengers with a direct link to the Greek capital but also onward connectivity throughout the Greek islands and mainland Greece. Over and above the domestic connections, Krakow-Athens service offers a high number of connecting opportunities to cities in the neighboring countries such as the Balkans and Turkey as well as cities in the Middle East.
Full schedule and network information can be found in the reservation systems and through www.aegeanair.com.
The flights will operate using 174-seat Airbus A320 aircraft and will include complimentary food and drink on board. Star Alliance Gold card members have business lounge access at Krakow Airport. Star Alliance Gold card members are also eligible for one extra piece of luggage as per booking class booked.
Athens is one of the world's oldest cities, with its recorded history spanning around 3,400 years. Classical Athens was a centre for the arts, learning and philosophy, home of Plato's Academy and Aristotle's Lyceum; it is widely referred to as the cradle of Western civilization and the birthplace of democracy. Today, a cosmopolitan metropolis, modern Athens is central to economic, financial, industrial, political and cultural life in Greece.