Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Athens

The best prices from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Athens Eleftherios V. are usually found in March or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from OR Tambo to Athens

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to ATH flight in 2022: compare OR Tambo to Athens flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Athens.

JNB - ATH

Price

R558 - R710

ATH

Temperature

10 - 28 °C

ATH

Precipitation

5 - 64 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

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

Round-trip from

R8 622

From Johannesburg OR Tambo to Athens Eleftherios V.

One-way from

R3 987

One-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Athens Eleftherios V.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens?

Travellers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 10% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 9% on flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at R9 456. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R9 920.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens?

March can be a great time to fly to Athens from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport with a flight ticket averaging about R9 321. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as R7 278. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens (JNB - ATH)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from OR Tambo to Athens in January, February 2022

The best prices found for JNB to ATH flights in January, February
Jan 27 - Feb 3
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

15h 05m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

21h 00m
R5 547

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 18/1/22

Jan 25 - Feb 5
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

21h 50m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

21h 00m
R5 563

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 17/1/22

Feb 5 - Feb 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

15h 05m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

15h 20m
R5 655

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 17/1/22

OR Tambo to Athens 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Athens from OR Tambo found for this year
Mar 23 - Mar 30
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

21h 50m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

15h 30m
R5 532

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 19/1/22

Jan 27 - Feb 3
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

15h 05m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

21h 00m
R5 547

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

Jan 25 - Feb 5
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

21h 50m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

21h 00m
R5 563

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Last-minute flights from OR Tambo to Athens

Late deals on return flights to Athens from OR Tambo, departing today and this week
Jan 27 - Feb 3
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

15h 05m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

21h 00m
R5 547

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

Jan 25 - Feb 5
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

21h 50m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

21h 00m
R5 563

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Jan 25 - Feb 5
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

2 stops

27h 40m
ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

15h 20m
R7 819

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/1/22

One-way flights to Athens Eleftherios V. from OR Tambo

The cheapest one-way flights from OR Tambo to Athens
Mar 28
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

31h 25m
R3 786

Egypt Air

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Deal found 18/1/22

Feb 21
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

14h 45m
R3 987

Egypt Air

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Deal found 18/1/22

May 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ATH

Athens Eleftherios V.

1 stop

14h 30m
R5 192

EL AL

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Deal found 18/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about OR Tambo to Athens flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Athens from Johannesburg OR Tambo?

Most people fly into Athens Eleftherios V. (ATH) if they book a flight to Athens from Johannesburg OR Tambo. On average, Eleftherios V. has 0 inbound flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo per day from 17 airlines. Athens Eleftherios V. is conveniently located just 19,7 km from Athens’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Athens Eleftherios V. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Athens Eleftherios V. have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, Qatar Airways, and ITA Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens for under R5 600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens for under R5 600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R5 532, but on average you can expect to pay R6 891.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens for under R5 600?

There are currently 15+ open flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens within the next 7 days for less than R5 600.

How popular is this Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens flight route?

Flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Athens Eleftherios V. have been viewed 7 752 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R5 532 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Egypt Air and Ethiopian Air, starting at R6 505 and R7 479 round-trip. Qatar Airways is priced at 40% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Egypt Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R3 786. Users have also found prices from R5 192 and R5 532 on EL AL and Air France, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens?

Aegean Airlines, Air France and ITA Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens?

While on average a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens is generally R15 485, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is R469. When looking at the most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Athens Eleftherios V.), you can expect to pay R5 547 for that flight.

Can I fly to Athens Eleftherios V. from Johannesburg OR Tambo right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Athens Eleftherios V.

Most visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo will not be allowed to enter Athens Eleftherios V..

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Athens Eleftherios V..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Athens Eleftherios V..

Documents
Passenger Locator Form - ALL TRAVELLERS ARE OBLIGED TO COMPLETE THEIR PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF) BEFORE ENTERING THE COUNTRY


Can I fly back to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Athens Eleftherios V.?

Returning to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Athens Eleftherios V.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Athens Eleftherios V. must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Athens Eleftherios V. are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Top 10 airlines flying from OR Tambo to Athens

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from OR Tambo to Athens choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Aegean Airlines
CheapestR5 839
AverageR12 976
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time87%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestR6 762
AverageR9 160
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
ITA Airways
CheapestR6 864
AverageR9 315
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Egypt Air
CheapestR7 583
AverageR9 515
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
SWISS
CheapestR7 949
AverageR11 111
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR8 083
AverageR9 384
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR8 261
AverageR10 233
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
CheapestR8 287
AverageR11 497
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
CheapestR8 380
AverageR10 061
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Air France
CheapestR9 163
AverageR9 738
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety