Although winter is still dominating the window, probably some of you are already at the stage of planning this year's trips to Crete and Greece. Some will certainly choose independent individual trips. Choosing an air carrier is one of many issues that must be resolved during such planning. If you care about punctuality, it is worth bearing in mind that in 2018, the Greek airlines Aegean Airlines ranked among the 10 most punctual European carriers . Over the last year, over 78% of flights of these airlines have been carried out exactly according to schedule.
Aegean Airlines is currently the largest Greek airline. You can read more about this carrier and its history in our article .
This ranking was prepared by OAG, which is the largest agency analyzing data flowing from over 900 airlines and over 4,000 airports.
It is also worth noting that the latest report prepared by OAG in the punctuality ranking was also highly ranked by the Athens airport. The airport was placed on the 14th position in the group of the largest airports around the world. Of all flights serviced there, nearly 90% were those whose arrival / departure delays did not differ by more than 15 minutes compared to the schedule. According to OAG data, the Athens airport has improved its punctuality by around 9% compared to last year.