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Cape Town (CPT) to Athens (ATH)

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to ATH flight in 2021: compare Cape Town to Athens flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Athens.
CPT - ATH
Price
R8 915 - R11 351
ATH
Temperature
13 - 33 °C
ATH
Rainfall
4 - 73 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R8 915

From Cape Town to Athens

One-way from

R5 455

One-way flight from Cape Town to Athens

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cape Town to Athens?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 11% on the overall cost on flights from Cape Town to Athens.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cape Town to Athens?

Users have found that booking a flight from Cape Town to Athens at least 61 days early can save you up to 9% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Cape Town to Athens for as little as R8 716 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R9 143 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to Athens?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Athens from Cape Town. Users have commonly found prices around R8 591 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R6 708. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Athens (CPT - ATH)?

When flying from Cape Town to Athens, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 9% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Athens in April, May 2021

The best prices found for CPT to ATH flights in April, May
24 Apr - 30 Apr
R8 032pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
9 May - 13 May
R8 417pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
9 May - 13 May
R8 488pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cape Town to Athens 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Athens from Cape Town found for this year
24 Apr - 30 Apr
R8 032pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
5 Jul - 29 Jul
R8 374pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
9 May - 13 May
R8 417pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

One-way flights to Athens from Athens

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Athens
19:10 - 12:35
KLM
1 stop
16h 25m
CPT - ATH
KLM
R5 455
KLM
13:50 - 16:45
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
25h 55m
CPT - ATH
Turkish Airlines
R5 982
Tripmonster
10:35 - 0:00
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
12h 25m
CPT - ATH
Ethiopian Air
R6 338
Travel2Be

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Flight FAQs

From Cape Town to Athens

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Athens for under R8 545 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Athens for under R8 545. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R8 374, but on average you can expect to pay R8 944.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Athens Eleftherios V. to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. New policies for travellers booking flights from Cape Town Intl to Athens Eleftherios V. include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Athens Eleftherios V. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Qatar Airways, Emirates, and Turkish Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town to Athens for under R8 545 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Cape Town to Athens, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Cape Town Intl to Athens Eleftherios V. was viewed by 3 357 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Cape Town or Athens?

Cape Town will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Athens over the next 10 days.

Is Cape Town weather warmer or cooler than Athens?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 33 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in Athens is typically hotter than in Cape Town. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Cape Town to Athens?

A quick flight from Cape Town to Athens can take about 12h 25m. Ethiopian Air provides one of the quickest options available for as low as R8 375. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cape Town to Athens return?

Flying on Ethiopian Air is currently your cheapest option to Athens, with prices starting at R8 375. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by KLM and Lufthansa, with the lowest prices starting at R8 417 and R9 514, respectively. These flights start at 13% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cape Town to Athens one-way?

R5 142 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from KLM. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Turkish Airlines and Ethiopian Air, with prices starting from R5 954 and R6 338, respectively.

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Destination information for Athens

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cape Town to Athens.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = €0,06
Average temperature for April in Athens
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Athens
29.0 mm

Airports servicing Cape Town

Airports servicing Athens

Top 10 airlines flying from Cape Town to Athens

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Athens choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
R503 R701 No cancel fee 77%
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Emirates
R559 R702 No cancel fee 75%
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Ethiopian Air
R537 R714 No cancel fee 72%
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Qatar Airways
R563 R738 No cancel fee 68%
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Air France
R500 R738 No cancel fee 77%
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KLM
R570 R759 No cancel fee 75%
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SWISS
R608 R884 No cancel fee 79%
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Etihad Airways
R873 R1 008 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
R601 R1 011 No cancel fee 76%
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British Airways
R658 R1 965 No cancel fee 70%
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