Fly with Aegean Airlines
Getting to know Aegean Airlines
Voted as "Best Regional Airline in Europe" for the sixth consecutive year in 2015 and rated as a 3 star airline by Skytrax. Aegean Airlines is the largest airline in Greece, a Star Alliance member since 2010 and owner of Olympic Air. Operating scheduled and charter services from Athens and Thessaloniki to other major Greek destinations as well as to a number of European and international destinations
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Why fly with Aegean Airlines
- Aegean Airlines fleet provides scheduled direct flights to domestic, and international destinations, with scheduled weekly flights between Cairo and Athens, where you can connect to your next flight. Offering access to hundreds of destinations through Star Alliance partner airlines, and codeshare flights.
- A variety of snacks, sandwiches, light or hot meals, coffee and soft drinks are served depending on the destination and duration of the flight.
- After take-off, Aegean's new channel, "Enter Greece" is switched-on showing a number of documentaries created exclusively for Aegean Airlines to highlight the beauty of Greece with topics on traditional settlements, unique beaches, gastronomic delights, cultural heritage, impressive monuments and many more to inspire you, while having your kids busy playing with their activity packs offered on board.
- Through the airline's Miles&Bonus frequent-flyer program, you can hold different membership status levels granting you access to the alliance's benefits such as: free access to airports lounges, priority boarding, priority check-in, and increased baggage allowance.
Aegean passengers' are able to take advantage of free baggage allowance within the following criteria
The free baggage allowance varies depending on the destination and departure city. For flights between Greece and Egypt, the free baggage allowance is set as follows:
- Economy Class: 1 bag = 23kg.
- Business Class: 2 bags = 32kg.
- Economy Class: 1 bag = 8kg.
- Business Class: 2 bags = 8kg and 5kg respectively.
- One piece of hand baggage weighing up to 7kg plus one small handbag or a slim line laptop sized bag
- Extra bags can be purchased online at a discounted rate of 30% up to 24 hours prior to flight departure
At most airports, regular check-in begins 3 hours before departure and closes 1 hour prior to it.
Web check-in makes the process much more simple as you can check-in from your computer, choose your seat and print your boarding pass 48 hours and up to 30 minutes before departure.
You can also do it yourself wherever available with Self Check-in Kiosks! Allowing you to check-in, choose your seat and get your boarding pass 24 hours and up to 30 minutes before departure.
83 destinations excluding its subsidiary Olympic Air and charter destinations. Including Olympic Air the number of destinations grows to 98. Amougn these destination, the folowing are the most popular from Egypt:
- Athens, Greece – ATH
- Milan, Italy - MXP
- Rome, Italy - FCO
- Istanbul, Turkey- IST
- Paris, France - CDG
- Berlin, Germany - BER
- Warsaw, Poland - WAW
- Bucharest, Romania - OTP
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