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Greek Airports Handle Over 50m Passengers in First 8 Months of 2023

Greece’s airports continue to see passenger activity and flight numbers rise, paving the way for a record year.

Airports in Greece Full Speed Ahead for Record Year

Eight-month passenger traffic through Greece’s airports reflects a strong dynamic leading to a record year, according to aviation and airport experts.

ForwardKeys: Greece in Top 10 Countries with Strong Tourism Growth in 2023

Greece is among the world’s leading destinations in terms of growth over the 2019-2023 period, said ForwardKeys.

Greek Airports Welcome Upsurge in 7-month Passenger Traffic

Greek airports welcomed a surge in January-July passenger traffic that outdid the same period in pre-Covid 2019.

Greek Airport Traffic Soars in First Half of 2023

Greece’s airports welcomed 27.4 million passengers in the January-June period, marking a 21.7% rise in traffic over 2022.

Athens Airport Passenger Traffic Surpasses 2019 Levels

Athens Airport passenger traffic in July 2023 surpassed 2019 levels by 10.5%, handling 3.29 million travelers.

Twelve Greek Islands Expecting Full Occupancy in August

Twelve Greek lesser-known islands are expecting occupancy levels to reach 100 percent this month.

Regional Airports in Greece See H1 Traffic Outdo 2019 Levels

Passenger traffic through the majority of Greece’s 14 regional airports fully recovered in the first six months of the year.

Greece’s Tourism Sector GDP Contribution Still Down on 2019

Greece’s travel receipts recorded in 2023 are up compared to 2022 but still down over pre-Covid 2019, said Eurobank.

Flight, Passenger Arrivals to Greek Airports Outdo Pre-Covid 2019 Figures

Total air traffic through Greece’s airports increased in the first five months surpassing pre-Covid 2019 levels by 10.8%.

Summer 2023: Athens in Top 10 Most Searched Destinations for Travel

Athens moves into the Top 10 most searched for destinations for summer 2023, says travel intelligence provider ForwardKeys.

Int’l Arrivals to Greece’s Regional Airports Rise in January-May

The number of international arrivals at Greece’s 14 regional airports increased in the first five months of the year compared to 2022.

Virtuoso: Greece a Top Pick for World’s Luxury Travel Lovers

Greece is among the world’s leading luxury travel spots this summer, according to luxury travel experts Virtuoso. 

Cost-of-living Crisis Forces Greeks to Slash Vacation Spending

The cost-of-living crisis is forcing Greeks to slash their holiday spending by 15% this year, a study found.

Passenger Traffic at Athens Airport Continues its Upward Trend in May

Passenger traffic through Athens International Airport in May surpassed pre-Covid 2019 levels for that month by 11.1%.

HCAA: Greek Airports to Beat Pre-Covid 2019 Traffic Levels This Year

Greece is expecting passenger traffic in all airports this year to exceed pre-pandemic 2019 levels.

Air Passenger Traffic to Greece Continues to Mark Sharp Rise

Passenger arrivals across all airports in Greece marked a sharp increase in the first four months of the year, according to the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority.

Greek Airports: January-March Flights, Arrivals Top 2022, 2019 Numbers

Tourism to Greece is picking up pace with the number of flights and arrivals on the rise in the first quarter of the year.

Greek Easter Travel Boosts Hotel Occupancy Levels Countrywide

Destinations across Greece welcomed the boost in occupancy levels and spending during the extended Greek Easter weekend.

April Tourism Kicks Off for Rhodes With Full Flights

The tourism season on the Greek island of Rhodes has begun with a boom.