Aegean Airlines is a Greek-based airline company headquartered in Kifisia. The airline, established in 1999, made its first flight from Athens to Heraklion. The company biggest share owned by Theodoros Vassilakis . Today, Aegean airlines is the largest Greek airline by the total number of passengers carried, by fllet size and by number of flight point that fly.Since 2010, Airline is a member of Star Alliance. Athens International Airport, Larnaca International Airport and Thessaloniki International Airport as hubs. The airline has both scheduled and charter flights.
Olympic Air is also subsidiary of the company.
The airline fly domestic flights to 9 Greek cities such as Rhodes, Santorini, Thessaloniki and Mykonos. The major countries that the airline flew on the international routes; Cyprus, France, Italy, Germany, Turkey, England, Saudi Arabia and Russia.
The airline has a codeshare agreement with the following airlines.
|Air Serbia||Olympic Air|
|Brussels Airlines||Scandinavian Airlines|
|Bulgaria Air||Singapore Airlines|
|Ethiopian Airlines||TAP Portugal|
|Gulf Air||Turkish Airlines|
|LOT Polish Airlines|
Aegean Airlines offers its online check-in directly on the company’s website
Check-in start time
Starting from 48 hours before the flight and continues until 30 minutes prior the scheduled flight.
Click the button below to check in online.
To check in at the airport, check the closing times of the check-in counter on the Aegean Airlines website. If you are not at the airport in time, you will not be able to board the plane and you will lose all your rights on the purchased flight ticket.
The size of the hand baggage must not exceed 56 x 45 x 25 cm in all booking classes. This applies to all national and international connections. Economy class passengers are entitled to 8 kg 1 baggage allowance. The First and Business Class has 2 pieces of luggage without exceeding the maximum weight of 8 kg.
The baggage to be moved in the cargo area differ according to the fare class.
|Class / Passenger Type||Free Baggage Allowance||Dimensions|
|Economy – GoLight||0 bags||N/A|
|Economy – Flex||1 piece up to 23 kg||158 cm|
|Business||2 pieces up to 32 kg each||158 cm|
|Miles+Bonus Gold* & Star Alliance Gold||3 pieces 32 kg in Business or 2 pieces 23kg in Economy Flex or 1 piece 23kg in Economy GoLight||158 cm|
All sports equipment is transported for a fee. Musical instruments can be transported if they match the current conditions. Otherwise you may need to book an extra seat.
To make a comfortable trip with Aegean Airlines, you must choose the right seat. In general, if you want to travel in a good seat, you should choose your seat in advance and disregard some extra fees if necessary.
Because of the airlines who want to reduce the cost of flying more passengers, knee distance is very important especially on long haul flights. The front seats and emergency exit seats are the seats with the highest knee distance. It is generally sold for a fee.
Miles and Bonus is Aegean Air’s mile program and can be used by loyal customers of the carrier to benefit, for example, discounts on flights or special services related to the flight. In addition to flights from Aegean Air, it is also possible to earn miles via Partner airlines within the Star Alliance as well as through other cooperation partners. These include, for example, car rental Hertz, Greek duty-free shops and various hotel chains.
Various advantages through different membership cards
Miles and Bonus offers the possibility of three membership types. These include Blue, Silver and Gold membership. They differ in terms of the benefits that are benefited from membership, as well as the prerequisites to be met. In order to become a Blue-Member, a simple flight with Aegean, Olympic Air or a Star Alliance partner company is enough. For Silver status you have to earn at least 12,000 miles per year. Due to the membership, you are treated at the airport about preferentially or profit from a seat upgrade. As a gold member, 24,000 miles must be collected within 12 months. Then you can also park a car for free at the airport or leave over luggage.
The mile earning information table is below .
|Business Class||Flat Miles|
|C, D, Z, A||800|
|Economy Class||Flat Miles|
|Y, M, B||600|
|L, W, V, O, G, Q, K, J, S, E, H||500|
|U, P, T||200|
*Booking classes not eligible for accrual: I, X, N, R
|Business Class||Accrual Factor||Minimum miles|
|C, D, Z, A||150%||1600|
|Economy Class||Accrual Factor||Minimum miles|
|Y, M, B, Î—||125%||1000|
|L, W, V, O, G, Q, K, J, S||100%||800|
|U, P, T, E||75%||400|
*Booking classes not eligible for accrual: I, X, N, R
Detailed information about airline’s paid and free catering services will be updated on this page soon.
Especially in long distances, Aegean Airlines offers in-flight entertainment, so you can enjoy your flight without getting bored.
The airline offers you movies, music, TV shows and more entertainment options that will allow you to travel without getting bored.
Who wants to leave your best friend at home? On this page you will find the rules of traveling with your pet during your flight with Aegean Airlines.
Please be sure to check with the airline before you travel, as the rules for transporting pets vary according to the airline.
The lounges are indispensable especially for business class passengers. What facilities does it offer? Here you will find detailed information about Aegean Airlines lounges for a comfortable start to your trip.