Norse Atlantic Airways Opens New Route Between New York and Athens

Norse Atlantic Airways, the pioneering affordable long-haul airline, is excited to announce the commencement of ticket sales for its newest route connecting New York JFK to Athens, Greece. This new service is poised to meet the surging demand among American travelers seeking to explore the enchanting landscapes and cultural treasures of Greece.

With an increasing number of Americans expressing a keen interest in discovering the beauty of Greece, Norse Atlantic Airways recognizes the need for a seamless, direct, and affordable convenient travel solution. The New York JFK to Athens route promises to fulfill this demand, providing a gateway for travelers to experience the rich history, picturesque islands, and warm hospitality that Greece is renowned for.

Athens International Airport offers unparalleled connectivity and world-class facilities. The airport ensures a smooth and enjoyable journey for passengers transiting between the United States and across the Greek islands. This connection not only opens doors for tourism but also enhances cultural and economic ties between the two nations.

“We are thrilled to announce the commencement of ticket sales for our New York JFK to Athens route. This launch underscores our commitment to meeting the evolving travel needs of our passengers. We believe this route will not only cater to the demand for travel to Greece but will also create opportunities for cultural exchange and business collaborations between these two vibrant destinations,” said Bjorn Tore Larsen, CEO and Founder of Norse Atlantic Airways.

Norse Atlantic exclusively operates modern Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. The cabin offers passengers a relaxed and comfortable travel experience with each seat including a personal, state-of-the-art entertainment experience. Our Norse Premium cabin offers an industry leading 43” seat pitch and 12” recline, allowing passengers to arrive at their destination feeling refreshed and ready to explore their destination.

Norse Atlantic offers two cabin choices: Economy and Norse Premium. Passengers can choose from a simple range of fares, Light, Classic and Flextra, that reflect the way that they want to travel and which options are important to them. Light fares represent Norse’s value option, while Flextra fares include the maximum baggage allowance, two meal services and increased ticket flexibility.

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About Norse Atlantic Airways

Norse Atlantic Airways is an airline that offers affordable fares on long-haul flights, primarily between Europe and the United States. The company was founded by CEO and major shareholder Bjorn Tore Larsen in March 2021. Norse has a fleet of 15 modern, fuel-efficient and more environmentally friendly Boeing 787 Dreamliners that serve destinations including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Orlando, Washington, D.C., Boston, Athens, Oslo, London, Berlin, Rome and Paris. The company’s first flight took off from Oslo to New York on June 14, 2022.