With British Airways, it’s easy to access this ancient part of Greece. Our seasonal flights travel direct to the city of Kalamata from London Heathrow twice a week. The journey takes under four hours. From Kalamata, you can drive or book a transfer to a hotel on the peninsula.
With the flights arriving in the early evening, why not book a hotel in the city for a night, before transferring to the coast? Alternatively, you can book flights to Athens with British Airways and drive to the Peloponnese from there. Travelling between Athens and Kalamata takes around four hours, and is perfectly do-able by the new toll road. Book flights now to start your Hellenistic, hedonistic holidays in Kalamata.
You can fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Kalamata (KLX) in just 3 hours 45 minutes. Twice weekly flights make getting away to Kalamata and the Messenian Gulf easy. The Peloponnese peninsula is a beautiful part of Greece, just off the Greek mainland. Take advantage of the award-winning British Airways service where you fly economy or club. Sit back and relax, you’ll be there in no time.
Fly to Kalamata (KLX) with British Airways and combine regular flights with award-winning service. Our cabin crew will be happy to help you with anything you need, so you can simply relax. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or fly standard economy for a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 48 hours before you fly. You can also buy delicious food from British food favourite M&S, on board all flights from/to London Heathrow and London Gatwick. For your convenience we will only accept payment by credit/debit cards on board, and Executive Club Members can pay with Avios via the British Airways app.
On arrival at Kalamata International Airport, there are a few options to help you get into town. The bus runs in daytime only from outside the terminal. Pick up a taxi, which costs around €20 for the 10km journey – they wait just outside the doors of the airport. You’ll be given the opportunity to add a door-to-door transfer once you’ve booked your flight or holiday. You could also choose to hire a car, which gives you the freedom to explore Kalamata and the surrounding area at your own pace.
Nestling at the foot of the Taygetos Mountains on the outskirts of Kalamata, Grecotel Filoxenia Hotel is surrounded by acres of luscious landscape and a beach on the azure Messinian Gulf.
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