Nearest major airport to Athens, Georgia:

The closest major airport to Athens, Georgia is Athens-Ben Epps Airport (AHN / KAHN). This airport is 4 miles from the center of Athens, GA. If you're looking for domestic flights to AHN, check the airlines that fly to AHN.

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International airports near Athens, GA

80 miles: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport - Atlanta, GA (ATL / KATL)
198 miles: Charlotte Douglas International Airport - Charlotte, NC (CLT / KCLT)
215 miles: Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport - Birmingham, AL (BHM / KBHM)
260 miles: Charleston International Airport - Charleston, SC (CHS / KCHS)
302 miles: Nashville International Airport - Nashville, TN (BNA / KBNA)

Domestic airports near Athens, GA

4 miles: Athens-Ben Epps Airport - Athens, GA (AHN / KAHN)
80 miles: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport - Atlanta, GA (ATL / KATL)
93 miles: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport - Greenville, SC (GSP / KGSP)
105 miles: Middle Georgia Regional Airport - Macon, GA (MCN / KMCN)
114 miles: Augusta Regional Airport at Bush Field - Augusta, GA (AGS / KAGS)

Note: Some distances are straight-line estimates, click on the link to calculate actual driving distance.

Local airports near Athens, GA

18 miles: Barrow County Airport - Winder, GA (WDR / KWDR)
39 miles: Gwinnett County Airport - Lawrenceville, GA (LZU / KLZU)
41 miles: Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport - Gainesville, GA (GVL / KGVL)
50 miles: Beaver Ruin Airport - Beaver Ruin, GA (JAO)
64 miles: Toccoa Airport - Toccoa, GA (TOC / KTOC)

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Athens, Georgia

City: Athens
State: Georgia
Country: United States
Category: cities

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