SKY express


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Price per 1 adult person, return


✔️ Where does SKY express fly to?

SKY express timetable covers routes from many popular cities. To check the availability of the connections, use eSky search engine.

✔️ When can you buy the cheapest tickets for SKY express flight?

It is best to buy tickets for SKY express flight well ahead of time.

✔️ What airlines operate similar routes?

To the cities, to which run SKY express flights, run also other airlines, and you can find them in eSky search engine.

✔️ Can I book a hotel together with SKY express flight?

By using eSky search engine you can book a hotel together with the flight under the Flight+Hotel package. Thanks to this your travel will not only be comfortable, but you will also save money thanks to the package discounts.

Get to know more about SKY express

SKY express

SKY express is a Greek airline. The carrier has been operating on the market since 2005, offering domestic flights to over 30 destinations (including Rhodes, Kos, Athens, Corfu, Mykonos) and several outbound connections. The line operates not only regular flights but also charter flights. The SKY express fleet consists of ATR 42-500 and ATR 72-500 planes. The main hubs of the carrier are the airports in Heraklion, Thessaloniki and the international airport in Athens.

The IATA SKY express code is GQ.


Passengers flying with SKY express are allowed to carry on board one piece of hand baggage and one small personal item such as a handbag or laptop case. The smaller item must fit under the seat in front of them. The maximum weight of cabin baggage depends on the fare – it is up to 6kg for all the tariffs except for SkyBasic+ which goes with 8kg hand baggage allowance. It may not be bigger than 45 cm x 35 cm x 20 cm. SKY express customers are also permitted to bring additional pieces of baggage that will be checked and put in the aircraft hold. Checked baggage allowance varies from 8kg to 23kg depending on the ticket type.

Booking classes

SKY express is an airline that offers travel at a low price. Passengers travel in two classes of reservations, economic and business (Bliss). In economic class, they can buy a ticket in one of three available tariffs: SKY Joy, SKY Joy Plus and SKY enjoy. Some services related to the flight, such as the weight limit for checked baggage, depending on the selected tariff.

Online check-in

Passengers can check-in online and at the airport directly before the flight. However, the passengers must arrive at the airport early enough. Online check-in is available 48 hours before the flight. Passengers receive a boarding pass after check-in.


The fleet of SKY express is still growing and consists of several machines adapted for short and long distance flights - the example types are ATR and airbus. The ATP plane can take dozens of passengers, and the airbus - from 100 to 220.Travel comfort is ensured by, among others leather, comfortable seats.

Athens International Airport

Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos, operating since 2001, is Greece's busiest airport. It is named after the eminent Greek politician, who made a significant contribution to the development of civil aviation of Greece. The airport is located between the towns of Koropi, Markopoulo and Loutsa, 12 miles east of central Athens. 2018 was a record year with more than 24.1 million passengers served and 217,094 aircraft movements. The airport features all necessary amenities that travellers may need to use such as a variety of shops and restaurants, several ATMs, a post office, first aid station or a pharmacy. Passengers can enjoy free Wi-Fi access throughout the terminal. Parents travelling with children visit the play area for all children available free of charge. There are also baby feeding rooms and changing facilities.

In-flight meals

One complimentary refreshment such as coffee, juice or a snack is provided on flights that last longer than 30 minutes.

Additional services

SKY express doesn't have a loyalty program, but the line offers other additional services that provide customers with the comfort of traveling. Another interesting offer is the opportunity to visit an additional place in Greece (Island Hopping offer) and it's associated with the promotion of Greece among tourists. SKY express also offers charter flights to customers both within and outside Greece. In the case of domestic flights, kids from 5 to 12 years old can travel without an adult person (for an extra charge). However, it's necessary to meet the requirements – an adult person has to be present at the place of departure and arrival.