About this route:

A direct, nonstop flight between Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" (ATH), Athens, Greece and Araxos Airport (GPA), Araxos / Patras, Greece would travel a Great Circle distance of 138 miles (or 222 kilometers).

A Great Circle is the shortest distance between 2 points on a sphere. Because most world maps are flat (but the Earth is round), the route of the shortest distance between 2 points on the Earth will often appear curved when viewed on a flat map, especially for long distances. If you were to simply draw a straight line on a flat map and measure a very long distance, it would likely be much further than if you were to lay a string between those two points on a globe. Because of the relatively short distance between Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" and Araxos Airport, the route shown on this map most likely still appears to be a straight line.

Departure Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ATH / LGAV
Airport Names:
  1. Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos"
  2. Διεθνής Αερολιμένας Αθηνών "Ελευθέριος Βενιζέλος"
Location: Athens, Greece
GPS Coordinates: 37°56'11"N by 23°56'49"E
Area Served: Athens, Greece
Operator/Owner: Public/Private consortium
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 308 feet (94 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Arrival Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: GPA / LGRX
Airport Names:
  1. Araxos Airport
  2. Αεροδρόμιο Αράξου
Location: Araxos / Patras, Greece
GPS Coordinates: 38°9'3"N by 21°25'32"E
Area Served: Patras & Pyrgos, Greece
Operator/Owner: Greek Armed Forces
Airport Type: Military / Civilian
Elevation: 46 feet (14 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" (ATH):

  • Because of Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos"'s relatively low elevation of 308 feet, planes can take off or land at Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The closest airport to Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" (ATH) is Porto Kheli Airport (PKH), which is located 62 miles (100 kilometers) SW of ATH.
  • The Main Terminal Building handles the all intra-Schengen flights, as well as several non-Schengen flights.
  • The furthest airport from Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" (ATH) is Rurutu Airport (RUR), which is located 11,330 miles (18,234 kilometers) away in Rurutu, French Polynesia.
  • Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" handled 12,536,038 passengers last year.
  • Taxis are available at the designated Taxi waiting area located by exit 3 of the arrivals level.Limousine service is also available upon request by the inner curbside of the arrivals level between exits 3 and 4.
  • Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" (ATH) has 2 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos"", another name for ATH is "Διεθνής Αερολιμένας Αθηνών "Ελευθέριος Βενιζέλος"".
  • The following table shows passenger totals at Athens International Airport by country in 2013.

Facts about Araxos Airport (GPA):

  • Information for Araxos Airport
  • In addition to being known as "Araxos Airport", another name for GPA is "Αεροδρόμιο Αράξου".
  • Araxos Airport (GPA) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Araxos Airport's relatively low elevation of 46 feet, planes can take off or land at Araxos Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • It is also known as Araxos National Airport.
  • The closest airport to Araxos Airport (GPA) is Agrinio Airport (AGQ), which is located 31 miles (51 kilometers) N of GPA.
  • The furthest airport from Araxos Airport (GPA) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,428 miles (18,392 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • The airport has served as the home base of the Hellenic Air Force's 116th Combat Wing since May 1969, and of its precursor the 116th Combat Group since April 1962.

Map of Nearest Airports to Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos":

List of Nearest Airports to Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos":

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
162.04 miles (99.85 km) SWPorto Kheli Airport (PKH)Porto Cheli, Argolis, GreeceView Porto Kheli Airport on a map Set PKH as origin Airport Set PKH as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Kheli Airport
265.35 miles (105.18 km) ESESyros National Airport "Demetrius Vikelas" (JSY)Syros Island, GreeceView Syros National Airport Demetrius Vikelas on a map Set JSY as origin Airport Set JSY as destination Airport Get more information about Syros National Airport Demetrius Vikelas
377.00 miles (123.92 km) NNESkyros Island National Airport (SKU)Skyros, GreeceView Skyros Island National Airport on a map Set SKU as origin Airport Set SKU as destination Airport Get more information about Skyros Island National Airport
484.06 miles (135.29 km) ESEMykonos Island National Airport (JMK)Mykonos Island, GreeceView Mykonos Island National Airport on a map Set JMK as origin Airport Set JMK as destination Airport Get more information about Mykonos Island National Airport
589.04 miles (143.29 km) NNWSkiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’ (JSI)Skiathos Island, GreeceView Skiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’ on a map Set JSI as origin Airport Set JSI as destination Airport Get more information about Skiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’
690.45 miles (145.57 km) SSEMilos Island National Airport (MLO)Milos, GreeceView Milos Island National Airport on a map Set MLO as origin Airport Set MLO as destination Airport Get more information about Milos Island National Airport
790.99 miles (146.43 km) SEParos National Airport (PAS)Paros, GreeceView Paros National Airport on a map Set PAS as origin Airport Set PAS as destination Airport Get more information about Paros National Airport
897.76 miles (157.33 km) SENaxos Island National Airport (JNX)Naxos Island, GreeceView Naxos Island National Airport on a map Set JNX as origin Airport Set JNX as destination Airport Get more information about Naxos Island National Airport
9102.46 miles (164.89 km) SWSparti Airport (SPJ)Sparti, Laconia, GreeceView Sparti Airport on a map Set SPJ as origin Airport Set SPJ as destination Airport Get more information about Sparti Airport
10108.34 miles (174.35 km) NWNea Anchialos National Airport (VOL)Volos, GreeceView Nea Anchialos National Airport on a map Set VOL as origin Airport Set VOL as destination Airport Get more information about Nea Anchialos National Airport
11121.20 miles (195.06 km) WSWKalamata International Airport (KLX)Kalamata, GreeceView Kalamata International Airport on a map Set KLX as origin Airport Set KLX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalamata International Airport
12122.46 miles (197.07 km) ENEChios Island National Airport (JKH)Chios Island, GreeceView Chios Island National Airport on a map Set JKH as origin Airport Set JKH as destination Airport Get more information about Chios Island National Airport
13125.76 miles (202.39 km) SSWKythira National Airport "Alexandros Aristotelous Onassis" (KIT)Kithira, GreeceView Kythira National Airport Alexandros Aristotelous Onassis on a map Set KIT as origin Airport Set KIT as destination Airport Get more information about Kythira National Airport Alexandros Aristotelous Onassis
14132.16 miles (212.70 km) EIkaria Island National Airport (JIK)Ikaria, GreeceView Ikaria Island National Airport on a map Set JIK as origin Airport Set JIK as destination Airport Get more information about Ikaria Island National Airport
15135.63 miles (218.27 km) SESantorini National Airport (JTR)Santorini, Thira, GreeceView Santorini National Airport on a map Set JTR as origin Airport Set JTR as destination Airport Get more information about Santorini National Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos":

List of Furthest Airports from Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos":

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,330.02 miles (18,233.85 km) SSWRurutu Airport (RUR)Rurutu, French PolynesiaView Rurutu Airport on a map Set RUR as origin Airport Set RUR as destination Airport Get more information about Rurutu Airport
211,323.03 miles (18,222.60 km) SMangaia Island Airport (MGS)Mangaia Island, Cook IslandsView Mangaia Island Airport on a map Set MGS as origin Airport Set MGS as destination Airport Get more information about Mangaia Island Airport
311,299.81 miles (18,185.24 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as origin Airport Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
411,259.13 miles (18,119.77 km) SSERarotonga International Airport (RAR)Avarua, Cook IslandsView Rarotonga International Airport on a map Set RAR as origin Airport Set RAR as destination Airport Get more information about Rarotonga International Airport
511,204.52 miles (18,031.88 km) SAkatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) (MUK)Mauke Island, Cook IslandsView Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) on a map Set MUK as origin Airport Set MUK as destination Airport Get more information about Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport)
611,182.73 miles (17,996.81 km) SMitiaro Island Airport (MOI)Mitiaro Island, Cook IslandsView Mitiaro Island Airport on a map Set MOI as origin Airport Set MOI as destination Airport Get more information about Mitiaro Island Airport
711,032.50 miles (17,755.05 km) EGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as origin Airport Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
810,978.52 miles (17,668.18 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as origin Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
910,975.69 miles (17,663.61 km) SSWFa'a'ā International Airport (PPT)Papeete, Tahiti, French PolynesiaView Fa'a'ā International Airport on a map Set PPT as origin Airport Set PPT as destination Airport Get more information about Fa'a'ā International Airport
1010,973.59 miles (17,660.23 km) SSWMoorea Airport (MOZ)Moorea, Windward Islands, French PolynesiaView Moorea Airport on a map Set MOZ as origin Airport Set MOZ as destination Airport Get more information about Moorea Airport
1110,968.74 miles (17,652.44 km) EWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as origin Airport Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
1210,938.47 miles (17,603.72 km) ERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as origin Airport Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1310,937.15 miles (17,601.59 km) SSWHuahine – Fare Airport (HUH)Huahine, Society Islands, French PolynesiaView Huahine – Fare Airport on a map Set HUH as origin Airport Set HUH as destination Airport Get more information about Huahine – Fare Airport
1410,932.66 miles (17,594.36 km) SMaupiti Airport (MAU)Maupiti, Leeward Islands, French PolynesiaView Maupiti Airport on a map Set MAU as origin Airport Set MAU as destination Airport Get more information about Maupiti Airport
1510,931.61 miles (17,592.67 km) ETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as origin Airport Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō

Map of Nearest Airports to Araxos Airport:

List of Nearest Airports to Araxos Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
131.41 miles (50.55 km) NAgrinio Airport (AGQ)Agrinion, GreeceView Agrinio Airport on a map Set AGQ as destination Airport Set AGQ as destination Airport Get more information about Agrinio Airport
240.43 miles (65.07 km) SWZakynthos International Airport, "Dionysios Solomos" (ZTH)Zakynthos, GreeceView Zakynthos International Airport, Dionysios Solomos on a map Set ZTH as destination Airport Set ZTH as destination Airport Get more information about Zakynthos International Airport, Dionysios Solomos
364.37 miles (103.59 km) NNWPreveza National Airport (PVK)Preveza, GreeceView Preveza National Airport on a map Set PVK as destination Airport Set PVK as destination Airport Get more information about Preveza National Airport
481.70 miles (131.49 km) SSEKalamata International Airport (KLX)Kalamata, GreeceView Kalamata International Airport on a map Set KLX as destination Airport Set KLX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalamata International Airport
5101.24 miles (162.92 km) SESparti Airport (SPJ)Sparti, Laconia, GreeceView Sparti Airport on a map Set SPJ as destination Airport Set SPJ as destination Airport Get more information about Sparti Airport
6104.39 miles (167.99 km) NENea Anchialos National Airport (VOL)Volos, GreeceView Nea Anchialos National Airport on a map Set VOL as destination Airport Set VOL as destination Airport Get more information about Nea Anchialos National Airport
7111.08 miles (178.76 km) ESEPorto Kheli Airport (PKH)Porto Cheli, Argolis, GreeceView Porto Kheli Airport on a map Set PKH as destination Airport Set PKH as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Kheli Airport
8111.58 miles (179.57 km) NNWIoannina National Airport (IOA)Ioannina, GreeceView Ioannina National Airport on a map Set IOA as destination Airport Set IOA as destination Airport Get more information about Ioannina National Airport
9117.64 miles (189.32 km) NNELarissa State Airport “Thessaly” (LRA)Larisa, GreeceView Larissa State Airport “Thessaly” on a map Set LRA as destination Airport Set LRA as destination Airport Get more information about Larissa State Airport “Thessaly”
10129.14 miles (207.84 km) NWCorfu International Airport "Ioannis Kapodistrias" (CFU)Corfu, GreeceView Corfu International Airport Ioannis Kapodistrias on a map Set CFU as destination Airport Set CFU as destination Airport Get more information about Corfu International Airport Ioannis Kapodistrias
11132.65 miles (213.48 km) ENESkiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’ (JSI)Skiathos Island, GreeceView Skiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’ on a map Set JSI as destination Airport Set JSI as destination Airport Get more information about Skiathos Airport ‘Alexandros Papadiamantis’
12138.01 miles (222.10 km) EAthens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" (ATH)Athens, GreeceView Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos on a map Set ATH as destination Airport Set ATH as destination Airport Get more information about Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos
13149.18 miles (240.08 km) NKozani National Airport (KZI)Kozani, GreeceView Kozani National Airport on a map Set KZI as destination Airport Set KZI as destination Airport Get more information about Kozani National Airport
14156.47 miles (251.81 km) SEKythira National Airport "Alexandros Aristotelous Onassis" (KIT)Kithira, GreeceView Kythira National Airport Alexandros Aristotelous Onassis on a map Set KIT as destination Airport Set KIT as destination Airport Get more information about Kythira National Airport Alexandros Aristotelous Onassis
15158.77 miles (255.51 km) NKastoria National Airport (KSO)Kastoria, GreeceView Kastoria National Airport on a map Set KSO as destination Airport Set KSO as destination Airport Get more information about Kastoria National Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Araxos Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Araxos Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,428.04 miles (18,391.60 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,312.97 miles (18,206.41 km) SMangaia Island Airport (MGS)Mangaia Island, Cook IslandsView Mangaia Island Airport on a map Set MGS as destination Airport Set MGS as destination Airport Get more information about Mangaia Island Airport
311,269.70 miles (18,136.78 km) SSWRurutu Airport (RUR)Rurutu, French PolynesiaView Rurutu Airport on a map Set RUR as destination Airport Set RUR as destination Airport Get more information about Rurutu Airport
411,263.49 miles (18,126.78 km) SRarotonga International Airport (RAR)Avarua, Cook IslandsView Rarotonga International Airport on a map Set RAR as destination Airport Set RAR as destination Airport Get more information about Rarotonga International Airport
511,189.95 miles (18,008.43 km) SAkatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) (MUK)Mauke Island, Cook IslandsView Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) on a map Set MUK as destination Airport Set MUK as destination Airport Get more information about Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport)
611,170.73 miles (17,977.50 km) SMitiaro Island Airport (MOI)Mitiaro Island, Cook IslandsView Mitiaro Island Airport on a map Set MOI as destination Airport Set MOI as destination Airport Get more information about Mitiaro Island Airport
711,170.27 miles (17,976.77 km) EGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
811,115.79 miles (17,889.08 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
911,106.71 miles (17,874.47 km) EWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
1011,076.38 miles (17,825.66 km) ERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1111,069.27 miles (17,814.22 km) ETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
1211,065.42 miles (17,808.03 km) ETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map Set TRG as destination Airport Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
1311,054.30 miles (17,790.13 km) ESEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
1411,052.45 miles (17,787.16 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
1511,041.42 miles (17,769.40 km) EMatamata Airport (MTA)Matamata, New ZealandView Matamata Airport on a map Set MTA as destination Airport Set MTA as destination Airport Get more information about Matamata Airport