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Athens is approximately 80 miles northeast of Atlanta, which has the largest airport near Athens.

Regularly scheduled service is available from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport to Athens via Groome Transportation, which operates shuttles every hour from 5:40 a.m. to 12:40 a.m., from Athens to Hartsfield-Jackson Airport from 2:25 a.m. to 9:25 p.m.
 Note:  If you want to be dropped off/picked up at your hotel, you MUST make your hotel reservation before your shuttle reservation.

Athens is also approximately 110 miles southwest of the Greenville-Spartanburg, which has direct flights from Chicago and Detroit.