List of airports in Greece

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Map of Greek airports

This is a list of airports in Greece, grouped by type and sorted by location.

Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, is a country in southeastern Europe, situated on the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula. It has land borders with Albania, the Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria to the north, and Turkey to the east. The Aegean Sea lies to the east of mainland Greece, the Ionian Sea to the west, and the Mediterranean Sea to the south.

Greece is divided into 13 regions (the official regional administrative divisions), including nine on the mainland and four island groups. The regions are further subdivided into 74 regional units. The country has a large number of islands (approximately 1400, of which 227 are inhabited), including Crete, the Dodecanese, the Cyclades, and the Ionian Islands among others

Airports[edit]

ICAO location identifiers link to airport's page at Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority.

City served / Location Region ICAO IATA Airport name
ÿ International airports ÿ ÿ ÿ ÿ
Alexandroupoli East Macedonia and Thrace LGAL AXD Alexandroupolis International Airport "Dimokritos/Democritus"
Athens / Spata Attica LGAV ATH Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos"
Chania Crete LGSA CHQ Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis"
Corfu Ionian Islands LGKR CFU Corfu International Airport "Ioannis Kapodistrias"
Heraklion Crete LGIR HER Heraklion International Airport "Nikos Kazantzakis"
Kalamata Peloponnese LGKL KLX Kalamata International Airport "Captain Vassilis Constantakopoulos"
Kavala / Chrysoupoli East Macedonia and Thrace LGKV KVA Kavala International Airport "Megas Alexandros"
Kefalonia Ionian Islands LGKF EFL Kefalonia Island International Airport "Odysseas/Ulisse"
Kos South Aegean LGKO KGS Kos Island International Airport "Ippokratis/Hippocrates"
Lemnos North Aegean LGLM LXS Lemnos International Airport "Hephaestos"
Mytilene, Lesbos North Aegean LGMT MJT Mytilene International Airport "Odysseas Elytis"
Rhodes South Aegean LGRP RHO Rhodes International Airport "Diagoras"
Samos North Aegean LGSM SMI Samos International Airport "Aristarchos of Samos"
Thessaloniki / Mikra Central Macedonia LGTS SKG Thessaloniki International Airport "Makedonia/Macedonia"
Zakynthos Ionian Islands LGZA ZTH Zakynthos International Airport "Dionysios Solomos"
ÿ National airports ÿ ÿ ÿ ÿ
Astypalaia South Aegean LGPL JTY Astypalaia Island National Airport "Panaghia"
Chios North Aegean LGHI JKH Chios Island National Airport "Omiros/Homer"
Ikaria North Aegean LGIK JIK Ikaria Island National Airport "Icarus"
Ioannina Epirus LGIO IOA Ioannina National Airport "King Pyrrhus"
Kalymnos South Aegean LGKY JKL Kalymnos Island National Airport "Pothaea"
Karpathos South Aegean LGKP AOK Karpathos Island National Airport "Ammopi"
Kastoria West Macedonia LGKA KSO Kastoria National Airport "Aristotelis/Aristoteles"
Kozani West Macedonia LGKZ KZI Kozani National Airport "Filippos"
Kithira Attica LGKC KIT Kithira Island National Airport "Eptanisos"
Milos South Aegean LGML MLO Milos Island National Airport "Afrodite"
Mykonos South Aegean LGMK JMK Mykonos Island National Airport "Delos"
Naxos South Aegean LGNX JNX Naxos Island National Airport "Apollon"
Paros South Aegean LGPA PAS Paros National Airport "Artemis"
Patras / Araxos West Greece LGRX GPA Araxos National Airport "Agamemnon"
Preveza, Lefkada Epirus LGPZ PVK Aktion National Airport (Lefkada Airport "Aktion")
Santorini (Thira) South Aegean LGSR JTR Santorini (Thira) National Airport "Zefyros"
Skiathos Thessaly LGSK JSI Skiathos Island National Airport "Alexandros Papadiamantis"
Skyros Central Greece LGSY SKU Skyros Island National Airport "Aegeo"
Syros South Aegean LGSO JSY Syros Island National Airport "Demetrius Vikelas"
Volos / Nea Anchialos Thessaly LGBL VOL Nea Anchialos National Airport (Volos Central Greece Airport)
ÿ Other public use airports ÿ ÿ ÿ ÿ
Kasos (Kassos) South Aegean LGKS KSJ Kassos Island Public Airport "Agia Marina" (Kasos Municipal)
Kastelorizo (Megisti) South Aegean LGKJ KZS Kastelorizo Island Public Airport "Megisti"
Leros South Aegean LGLE LRS Leros Island Public Airport "Dodekanisos"
Sitia Crete LGST JSH Sitia Public Airport "Vitsentzos Kornaros" (Sitia Municipal)
ÿ Military airports ÿ ÿ ÿ ÿ
Agrinio West Greece LGAG AGQ Agrinio Airport (now military)
Alexandreia Central Macedonia LGAX Alexandreia Airport
Larissa Thessaly LGLR LRA Larissa National Airport "Thessaly" (public until 1997, now military)
Marathon (Marathonas) Attica LGKN Kotroni Airport
Rhodes South Aegean LGRD Rhodes Maritsa Airport (public until 1977, now military)
Sparti Peloponnese LGSP SPJ Sparti Airport
Tanagra Central Greece LGTA TGR Tanagra Airport
Tripoli Peloponnese LGTP Tripoli Airport
ÿ Closed airports ÿ ÿ ÿ ÿ
Athens Attica LGAT ATH Ellinikon International Airport (closed in 2001)
Kalamata Peloponnese Triodos Airport (closed in 1970)
Porto Cheli Peloponnese LGHL PKH Porto Cheli Airport (privately owned, closed in 2008)

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