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|Airline Name||Olympic Air||Major Routes||Major airports in Greece ⇔ Vienna International Airport/Charles de Gaulle Airport/Barcelona Airport/Heathrow Airport etc.|
|Official Site||https://www.olympicair.com/||Check-In Counter||
|Year Established||1957||Main Destinations||Athens, Thessaloniki, Vienna, Brussels, Paris, Milan, Frankfurt, Barcelona, London, Istanbul, Dubai, Toronto, New York etc.|
|Frequent Flyer Program||Icarus Frequent Flyer Program|
Olympic Airlines is the national flag carrier airline of Greece. The headquarters of the airline are located at Athens International Airport, Athens, which also serves as the main hub for Olympic Airlines. The airline’s other hubs are located at Thessaloniki International Airport, Macedonia, Heraklion International Airport, Nikos Kazantzakis and Rhodes International Airport, Diagoras. Olympic Airlines was launched in 1957 as Olympic Airways. The airline currently stands as one of the leading airlines in the world. Air tickets can be booked to 37 domestic and 32 international destinations.
The current fleet of the airline includes the Airbus A300-605R, Airbus A300B4, Airbus A300B2, Airbus A320-211/214, Airbus A340-313X, ATR 42-300, ATR 72-200, Boeing 707-320, Boeing 717-200, Boeing 720-051B, Boeing 727-30, Boeing 727-284, Boeing 737-3M8/36N, Boeing 737-412, Boeing 737-484/4Q8, Boeing 747-133, Boeing 747-212B, Britten Norman BN2 Islander, Bombardier Dash 8-102, Dornier Do 228, de Havilland Cornet 4B, Douglas DC-3,4,6, Ilyushin II-62M, McDonnell Douglas MD-83, NAMC YS-11, Shorts Skyvan, Shorts 330 and Yakovlev Yak-40 aircraft. The current size of the fleet is 32 aircraft.
* Please ensure to check the official website of Olympic Airlines for updated and detailed information for checked baggage.
* Please ensure to check the official website of Olympic Airlines for updated and detailed information for carry-on baggage.
Olympic Airlines provides state-of-the-art entertainment services to its passengers. These services include a comprehensive range of audio selection, music, comedy and general interest programs that can be accessed using the free headsets provided on board. The In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) system is available on all aircraft for passengers to enjoy as part of their air ticket. The IFE includes audio and video on demand for all air ticket classes. The touch-screens are located on the back of seats or on the armrests. Cabin screens which display an airshow (a live map system tracking the flight) is available, along with movies and documentaries. Newspapers and magazines are provided to all passengers holding an air ticket.
A variety of scrumptious meals are served on Olympic Airlines for passengers to enjoy on their flight.
Booking my air ticket and flying with Olympic Airlines was an incredible experience. The food was scrumptious and the staff members were very kind. I will always book my air ticket with them.
Recently, I took a trip from Athens to Madrid with Olympic Airlines. The air ticket offered absolutely fantastic service. Needless to say, I would be using the same airline in the future to book my air ticket. Great service, really!
Olympic Airlines is true to its name, a champion airliner. I have always been greeted by courteous staff and the airline offers a relaxing environment. Being a frequent air traveler, it has always been my number one choice for air tickets and travel.
The Olympic Airlines online booking facility provides a convenient way to book air tickets over the internet without the hassle of paper air tickets. In order to book your air ticket, select your travel dates, destination, flight, then submit, confirm your personal details and select how you would like to pay. In addition, you can also request services, special meals or a seat of your choice via the online booking facility.
When you make an air ticket booking online, you will receive an electronic air ticket (also referred to as an ‘e-ticket’) to the email address that you provided during the booking process.
Paper air tickets are no longer valid. However, e-tickets are valid documents and a convenient way to carry your air ticket.
Using real time payment, you can book your flight online, up to 6 hours before the scheduled departure time of the flight. Online booking is not available for flights with a departure of more than 360 days into the future.
Yes, refunds are only available for air tickets issued more than 48 hours prior to departure.
Yes, however, you are required to visit your nearest Olympic Airlines office with the credit or debit card that was used to purchase the tickets at least 24 hours prior to departure of the passenger(s) along with the relevant documents.
The mileage program of Olympic Airlines is called ‘Miles+Bonus’ and available to loyal customers of the airline. Passengers booking an air ticket with the airline are eligible to join the program. Miles are earned on air tickets on the basis of air ticket class, air ticket fare and distance travelled. Accumulated miles can be redeemed to upgrade air tickets to a higher class on selected flights. There are several other benefits on Olympic Airlines air tickets such as access to Olympic Airlines airport lounges, priority baggage handling, extra baggage allowance, special
check-in counters at the airport and more.
Olympic Airlines has several check-in counters located at airports that are open three hours before departure. The domestic check-in counters open 90 minutes before departure. Passengers with international air tickets are advised to check-in at least 30 minutes before departure.
Olympic Airlines also provides online check-in facility which is available 24 hours to 2 hours prior to departure time.