Today Emirates launched their new daily service from Newark Liberty International airport to the Greek capital city of Athens. Athens is a must-see destination on any European vacation. This ancient city offers a variety of accommodations, archaeological sites, museums, beautiful nearby islands to explore and fantastic food.
Emirates will operate a wide-body Boeing 777-300ER on the route, offering 8 seats in First, 42 seats in Business and 304 seats in Economy class. Emirates’ Boeing 777-300ER aircraft will offer high levels of comfort, with Emirates being the only airline on the route to offer private suites in First class.
After exploring Athens, you can easily connect to the Greek islands of Corfu, Santorini, Rhodes and Mykonos.
The best times of the year to visit Athens are spring and late fall.