Delta’s Daily Direct Flight: Boston to Athens, Greece Now a Reality 
UPDATE: November 2023
Amazing News for those who live in Boston and in New England and want to go to Greece in 2024.
Starting in May 2024, Delta announced that there will be a daily non-stop flight from Boston Logan airport to Greece.
The Airbus A330-900 Neo aircraft, used by the airline on this route, has a capacity of 281 seats. Among these seats, 29 are Delta One, 20 are Premium Select, and 56 are Comfort+
The operational schedule for this service is from May 9, 2024, to October 26, 2024
How long is the flight to Greece with Delta from Boston?
The duration of the direct flight from Boston (BOS) to Athens (ATH), Greece is 10h 35min.
The duration of the direct flight from Athens (ATH), Greece to Boston (BOS) is 11h 30 min.
Historical Facts about the Non-Stop Flight to Greece from Boston
Here are some facts about Delta and the direct flight to Greece.
Delta initially launched the non-stop flight for the first time in 2022, and at that time the flight was operating three times per week in 2022. From May to October 2022, the route had a total of 33,900 passengers.
In 2023 and further to the successful launch of the flight and the increased demand for Greece as a destination in the US, Delta announced that the flight would operate four times per week. From May to August 2023, it saw an increase to 34,500 passengers, representing a significant growth of 64% from 2022.
Are there any other nonstop flights to Greece with Delta?
Athens is a destination that Delta already serves out of other airports: Delta flies to Athens seasonally out of Atlanta and New York.
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ORIGINAL ARTICLE PUBLISHED OCTOBER, 4, 2021 – ON KIDS LOVE GREECE
Delta Adds New Nonstop Flight to Athens, Greece in May 2022
Delta, the Atlanta-based airline, announced on October 3, 2021 it will launch a nonstop flight from Boston (BOS) to Athens (ATH) in May 2022 after more than a year on pause.
The Boston to Athens flight will commence on May 27, 2022, and will operate three times a week on the Airbus A330-300. Customers will have a choice of four experiences:
- lie-flat beds in Delta One (A330-300)
- Delta Premium Select, which includes more reclining and an adjustable foot and leg rest
- Delta Comfort+
- and Main Cabin
Delta’s expansion in Boston
In a statement on October 3, 2021, Delta announced that apart from the Boston to Athens route:
- Delta will introduce new services to Tel Aviv, Baltimore, Denver, and San Diego in the summer of 2022.
- Delta will welcome the new Airbus A321neos into Delta’s fleet with the first flights out of Boston in spring 2022.
- Delta will offer more Delta flights than ever before – a +20% capacity increase from pre-pandemic height.
According to Delta’s executive: “We’ve strengthened our Boston hub as demand has accelerated, adding about 3,800 more seats a day by next summer than our last peak in 2019,” said Joe Esposito, Delta’s S.V.P. – Network Planning. “Boston is a fast-growing market with a booming economy, and we’re committed to offering customers significant choice and better convenience when making their travel plans, in addition to Delta’s superior products and experience.”
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker mentioned, “We are excited to welcome new Delta flights to Boston, connecting visitors and travelers to exciting destinations around the world,”.
Source: DELTA PRESS RELEASE
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