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Cheap flights to Athens from R6 530

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 6/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BOS — ATH
Jun 3 — Jun 101
1 adult
Mon 3/6
Mon 10/6

Flights to Athens in 2024

Find the latest flights to Athens in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 533 491 searches and data was last updated on 29 May 2024.

Popular in

June

Cheapest in

February

Average price

R12 106

Return from

R10 107

One-way from

R6 530
High demand for flights, 5% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average for return flights in May 2024
From Johannesburg to Athens Eleftherios V.
One-way flight from Johannesburg to Athens Eleftherios V. (ATH)

Cheap flights to Athens in May & June 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Athens in May and June 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 533 491 searches and data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
The deals listed below are some of the cheapest flights available to Athens in May and June 2024. Prices refresh often so be sure to come back soon for more deals.
Fri 31/521:45JNB - ATH
1 stop13h 25mEgypt Air
Thu 13/619:35ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 35mEgypt Air
Deal found 28/5R11 629
Sun 30/69:55JNB - ATH
2 stops26h 40mEtihad Airways
Sun 25/87:25ATH - JNB
1 stop26h 10mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R11 868
Tue 11/610:40JNB - ATH
2 stops23h 00mLufthansa
Tue 18/618:25ATH - JNB
1 stop15h 05mLufthansa
Deal found 28/5R12 106
Sun 2/614:30JNB - ATH
1 stop13h 35mEthiopian Air
Sat 15/61:00ATH - JNB
1 stop13h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/5R12 730
Sun 2/69:55JNB - ATH
2 stops24h 20mEtihad Airways
Sun 9/614:25ATH - JNB
1 stop19h 10mEtihad Airways
Deal found 29/5R12 766
Sun 30/69:55JNB - ATH
2 stops26h 40mEtihad Airways
Sun 25/86:05ATH - JNB
2 stops27h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R13 060
Sun 30/617:55JNB - ATH
1 stop32h 10mTurkish Airlines
Sat 24/83:55ATH - JNB
1 stop31h 25mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 28/5R13 243
Sun 2/622:20JNB - ATH
1 stop21h 05mEmirates
Sun 9/623:10ATH - JNB
1 stop18h 05mEmirates
Deal found 29/5R13 335
Fri 7/69:55JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 35mEtihad Airways
Sat 20/77:25ATH - JNB
1 stop26h 10mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R13 463

Athens 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Athens in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 533 491 searches and data were last updated on 29 May 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing to Athens in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mon 21/1019:35JNB - ATH
1 stop16h 55mSWISS
Mon 4/117:05ATH - JNB
1 stop27h 05mSWISS
Deal found 29/5R10 107
Mon 21/1019:35JNB - ATH
2 stops48h 15mSWISS
Mon 4/117:05ATH - JNB
1 stop27h 05mSWISS
Deal found 29/5R10 730
Tue 16/719:35JNB - ATH
1 stop16h 55mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/816:15ATH - JNB
2 stops17h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/5R11 024
Mon 9/919:00JNB - ATH
2 stops29h 10mAustrian Airlines
Wed 18/96:30ATH - JNB
2 stops27h 00mAustrian Airlines
Deal found 28/5R11 079
Mon 22/719:35JNB - ATH
1 stop28h 10mSWISS
Wed 7/816:50ATH - JNB
1 stop17h 20mSWISS
Deal found 29/5R11 097
Mon 9/919:00JNB - ATH
2 stops16h 45mAustrian Airlines
Wed 18/96:30ATH - JNB
2 stops27h 00mAustrian Airlines
Deal found 29/5R11 116
Thu 25/79:55JNB - ATH
2 stops26h 00mEtihad Airways
Thu 15/87:25ATH - JNB
1 stop26h 10mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R11 226
Tue 16/719:35JNB - ATH
1 stop16h 55mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/814:05ATH - JNB
1 stop19h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/5R11 299
Mon 9/99:55JNB - ATH
1 stop19h 35mEtihad Airways
Wed 25/97:25ATH - JNB
1 stop26h 10mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R11 409

Flights to Athens departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to Athens, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 533 491 searches and data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Browse some of the flights available to Athens departing last-minute. Tip: double check your flight details before making your reservation.
Fri 7/69:55JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 35mEtihad Airways
Sat 20/77:25ATH - JNB
1 stop26h 10mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R13 463
Fri 7/69:55JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 35mEtihad Airways
Sat 20/713:20ATH - JNB
2 stops44h 15mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R14 362
Thu 6/69:55JNB - ATH
2 stops24h 30mMultiple Airlines
Fri 14/619:30ATH - JNB
2 stops38h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5R14 656
Thu 6/622:35JNB - ATH
1 stop29h 30mEthiopian Air
Thu 13/61:00ATH - JNB
1 stop20h 00mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/5R15 481
Thu 6/619:10JNB - ATH
1 stop24h 15mEmirates
Fri 14/623:10ATH - JNB
1 stop36h 05mEmirates
Deal found 28/5R15 665
Thu 6/619:35JNB - ATH
2 stops48h 15mSWISS
Fri 14/66:55ATH - JNB
1 stop27h 15mSWISS
Deal found 28/5R17 187
Wed 5/61:15JNB - ATH
2 stops23h 10mKenya Airways
Fri 14/65:45ATH - JNB
2 stops30h 10mKenya Airways
Deal found 28/5R17 334
Fri 7/69:55JNB - ATH
2 stops24h 20mEtihad Airways
Sat 20/713:20ATH - JNB
2 stops44h 15mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R17 572
Fri 7/614:30JNB - ATH
1 stop13h 35mMultiple Airlines
Fri 19/73:55ATH - JNB
2 stops29h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5R18 893

One-way flights to Athens

Explore one-way flight options to Athens for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 533 491 searches and data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights departing to Athens in the near future. Book a round-trip flight to Athens instead by using the search form above.
Thu 6/69:55JNB - ATH
1 stop19h 35mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R6 530
Mon 10/69:55JNB - ATH
1 stop19h 35mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R6 823
Wed 5/69:55JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 35mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/5R7 117
Sun 9/69:55JNB - ATH
3 stops59h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5R7 594
Fri 7/614:30JNB - ATH
1 stop13h 35mAegean Airlines
Deal found 28/5R7 686
Thu 6/69:55JNB - ATH
2 stops25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5R7 777
Fri 7/617:00JNB - ATH
3 stops44h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5R8 236
Wed 5/69:55JNB - ATH
2 stops31h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5R8 291
Sat 31/813:35JNB - ATH
1 stop27h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/5R8 401

Find flights to Athens within your budget

Locate flights to Athens that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 533 491 searches and data was last updated on 29 May 2024.

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Any airport

Budget

R10 107 - R13 482

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Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 21/10

1 stop16h 55m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Mon 4/11

1 stop27h 05m

R10 107

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 16/7

1 stop16h 55m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Tue 6/8

2 stops17h 15m

R11 024

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 9/9

2 stops29h 10m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Wed 18/9

2 stops27h 00m

R11 079

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 25/7

2 stops26h 00m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Thu 15/8

1 stop26h 10m

R11 226

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 29/9

1 stop13h 25m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Sun 6/10

1 stop12h 35m

R11 519

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 11/6

2 stops23h 00m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Tue 18/6

1 stop15h 05m

R12 106

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 2/9

1 stop27h 35m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Mon 9/9

1 stop21h 30m

R13 005

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 30/6

1 stop32h 10m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Sat 24/8

1 stop31h 25m

R13 243

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 16/7

1 stop21h 05m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Tue 6/8

1 stop22h 40m

R13 482

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Deals found on 29/5

Best time to book a flight to Athens

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Temperature and rainfall in Athens by month

Plan your trip to Athens by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

ATH

Temperature

10 - 28 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Athens, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 28.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 10.0 C).

When is the best time to book a flight to Athens?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to Athens. Price data was last updated on 24 May 2024.
Booking 67 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Athens. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly to Athens?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return to Athens. Price data was last updated on 26 May 2024.
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Users looking for the lowest fares to Athens should consider flying on Tuesday mornings, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travellers will want to avoid Saturday evenings, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Athens

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Athens. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Athens. Reviews last updated 29 May 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown SWISS, Egypt Air and Qatar Airways to Athens. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
3 915 reviews

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Food

7,9

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

8,1
Very Good
3 915 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 915 reviews

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Food

7,9

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

8,1
Very Good
876 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 915 reviews

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Food

7,9

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

7,9
Good
47 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 915 reviews

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Food

7,9

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

7,8
Good
1 955 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 915 reviews

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Food

7,9

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

7,7
Good
4 341 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 915 reviews

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Food

7,9

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

  • How long is the flight to Athens?

    Flights to Athens, Greece from South Africa can take anywhere between 13-30h depending on your stopovers. If you're flying from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, you can expect flights to have a single stop and a travel time of around 12 and a half to 13h. Flights from Cape Town International Airport with one stopover will take around 12h and 30min. If you're flying from Durban, you can expect a travel time of closer to 17h with multiple stopovers.

  • Are there direct flights to Athens?

    There are currently no direct flights to Athens, Greece from South Africa, but you will find flights with a single stopover and a travel time of under 15h. Flights from Johannesburg typically have one stopover in Cairo before flying to Athens. If you’re travelling from Cape Town International Airport, you can expect Athens flight deals to have a single stopover at Addis Ababa International Airport. Flights from Durban to Athens typically have the first stop in Johannesburg with a second stopover in Cairo or Istanbul.

  • How do you get from Athens airport(s) to the city centre?

    Once you arrive at Athens International Airport, Athens, you'll have a few options for getting to the city centre. Metro Line Three connects the airport to the city and will take roughly 40min. Tickets can be bought from the information kiosks for both the Metro and the bus. The X95 bus will cost a little less and will take close to an hour to reach the city centre. If you use the Suburban railway, you can travel to Plakentias station, which connects to the rest of the city. Taxis are available outside Exit Three on the Arrivals level and will take around 40min to get to the city. You can also make use of local taxi apps in Athens, Greece.

  • What are some things to do in Athens?

    Athens in Greece is widely considered a popular travel destination for those visiting the country for its historic remnants of Ancient Greece, coupled with local modern culture and an array of local cuisine. Spend time visiting the 5th-century Acropolis on a guided tour for your benefit. As a history fan, you’ll want to spend time visiting the many museums in Athens, including the Numismatic Museum of Athens, as well as the War Museum, the Byzantine Museum, and one of the biggest archaeological museums in Greece, The National Archaeological Museum. A trip to Hadrian's Library is also a must-see for scholars, with its ancient history of housing documents and reading halls. If you’re looking to catch some sun, spend time at Edem Beach and frolic in the surf. If you love art, spend time on a street art tour with a local artist showing you hidden gems. Limba Rage Room is one place to let loose and smash TV’s, plates, glasses and many other household items. End your days with a sunset over the city and watch the Acropolis come alive with lights from Lycabettus Hill.

  • Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Athens?

    South Africans are required to get a Greek Schengen visa before travelling to Athens. It’s recommended that you apply two to three months before your planned arrival.

  • What does ATH mean?

    This is defined as Athens Eleftherios V. Airport (ATH). Codes like ATH are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Athens?

    Travellers will need to book flights to Eleftherios V. (ATH) if they wish to fly to Athens. The Athens airport is 19,7 km from the city centre.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Athens if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Athens on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Athens?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, SWISS is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Athens.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Athens?

    Athens Eleftherios V. Airport is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Athens. One-way flights to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport typically cost R437, while return flights cost around R1 008.

  • How much is a return flight to Athens?

    A return flight to Athens will typically cost around R132, however they can be found for as little as R55.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Athens depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Athens, Johannesburg offers the quickest one-way flight (16 hours 15 minutes).

  • Does Athens Eleftherios V. Airport have car hire?

    Yes. Those touching down at Athens Eleftherios V. Airport can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport?

    Yes. Athens Eleftherios V. Airport has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Sofitel Athens Airport is the closest property to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport (0,0 km away from Athens Eleftherios V. Airport).

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