Athens-Ben Epps Airport


1010 Ben Epps Dr.
Athens GA 30605

Hours of Operation

  • Monday : 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Tuesday : 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Wednesday : 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Thursday : 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Friday : 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Saturday : 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Sunday : 6:00am - 10:00pm
Our building
A Dornier 328 Jet and one of the many gorgeous sunsets seen here
UGA Football charters with Delta during the season -- Boeing 717
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Athens is home to the state's first aviator. Ben Epps built airplanes out of his bicycle shop in downtown Athens and later created the Athens Airport in 1917. The Athens-Ben Epps Airport was named in his honor after his final crash in 1937. We are the only airport in Athens, and are located 10-15 minutes away from the downtown Athens area, where you can eat local food and find a good band to listen to during your stay!