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Cheap flights from South Africa to Athens from R7 462

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 1/5. 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.
JNB — ATH
Feb 26 — Mar 41
1 adult
Mon 26/2
Mon 4/3

How far in advance should I book a flight from South Africa to Athens?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 53 days in advance, which can save you up to 29% on flights from South Africa to Athens compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 53 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 R15 548. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R16 927.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Athens?

Flights from South Africa to Athens lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from South Africa to Athens in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at R10 107.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Africa to Athens (ZA - ATH)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from South Africa to Athens as you normally would.

Cheap Egypt Air flights from South Africa to Athens

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Egypt Air for the route between South Africa and Athens. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Egypt Air flights heading from South Africa to Athens. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Wed 3/421:45JNB - ATH
1 stop13h 25mEgypt Air
Sun 28/419:35ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 35mEgypt Air
Deal found 20/2R13 073
Sun 19/521:45JNB - ATH
1 stop13h 25mEgypt Air
Sun 2/619:35ATH - JNB
1 stop16h 30mEgypt Air
Deal found 21/2R13 092
Wed 3/721:45JNB - ATH
1 stop19h 50mEgypt Air
Thu 3/1019:35ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 35mEgypt Air
Deal found 21/2R13 262

Cheap Emirates flights from South Africa to Athens

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Emirates for the route between South Africa and Athens. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Emirates flights we've found from South Africa to Athens. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Wed 3/722:20JNB - ATH
1 stop21h 05mEmirates
Fri 4/1018:05ATH - JNB
1 stop27h 45mEmirates
Deal found 20/2R14 811
Fri 15/313:40CPT - ATH
1 stop24h 20mEmirates
Mon 25/317:05ATH - CPT
1 stop18h 45mEmirates
Deal found 20/2R16 001

Cheap South Africa to Athens flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from South Africa to Athens specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Prices were last updated on 22 February 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from South Africa to Athens in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Sun 25/29:25JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 25mQatar Airways
Sun 3/318:50ATH - JNB
1 stop33h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2R9 975
Thu 21/323:00JNB - ATH
1 stop28h 40mEthiopian Air
Sat 30/30:45ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 21/2R10 542
Sun 25/223:00JNB - ATH
1 stop28h 40mEthiopian Air
Sat 2/30:45ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 20/2R11 014
Sun 17/39:50JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 45mEtihad Airways
Sun 24/313:30ATH - JNB
1 stop19h 00mEtihad Airways
Deal found 20/2R12 280
Sun 17/314:30JNB - ATH
2 stops16h 10mEthiopian Air
Sat 23/30:45ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 20/2R12 355
Sun 17/39:50JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 45mEtihad Airways
Sun 24/36:00ATH - JNB
2 stops26h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 20/2R12 487
Sun 25/29:50JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 45mEtihad Airways
Sun 3/36:00ATH - JNB
2 stops26h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 20/2R12 714
Thu 21/323:00JNB - ATH
1 stop28h 40mEthiopian Air
Sun 31/323:55ATH - JNB
2 stops14h 10mEthiopian Air
Deal found 21/2R12 752
Thu 21/323:00JNB - ATH
2 stops31h 40mEthiopian Air
Sat 30/30:45ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 21/2R13 073

South Africa to Athens 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between South Africa and Athens in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from South Africa to Athens in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Mon 9/920:15JNB - ATH
1 stop20h 55mQatar Airways
Wed 18/919:40ATH - JNB
1 stop21h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2R9 805
Sun 25/29:25JNB - ATH
1 stop26h 25mQatar Airways
Sun 3/318:50ATH - JNB
1 stop33h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2R9 975
Tue 16/713:35JNB - ATH
1 stop27h 35mQatar Airways
Tue 10/919:40ATH - JNB
1 stop22h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2R10 258
Thu 21/323:00JNB - ATH
1 stop28h 40mEthiopian Air
Sat 30/30:45ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 21/2R10 542
Sun 19/523:00JNB - ATH
1 stop29h 05mEthiopian Air
Sat 1/61:40ATH - JNB
1 stop19h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 21/2R10 560
Sun 28/423:00JNB - ATH
1 stop29h 05mEthiopian Air
Tue 21/51:40ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 25mEthiopian Air
Deal found 21/2R10 579
Wed 1/57:45JNB - ATH
1 stop33h 25mQatar Airways
Tue 28/519:40ATH - JNB
1 stop22h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2R10 636
Wed 3/48:20JNB - ATH
1 stop19h 45mEthiopian Air
Sat 27/41:40ATH - JNB
1 stop27h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 20/2R10 712
Mon 29/414:30JNB - ATH
1 stop13h 35mEthiopian Air
Tue 28/51:40ATH - JNB
1 stop19h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 20/2R10 957

South Africa to Athens flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from South Africa to Athens for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from South Africa to Athens departing last-minute. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Sat 2/34:00JNB - ATH
2 stops47h 40mEthiopian Air
Sat 9/30:45ATH - JNB
1 stop12h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 20/2R16 568
Sat 2/31:15JNB - ATH
2 stops23h 50mKenya Airways
Sun 10/317:20ATH - JNB
2 stops41h 35mKenya Airways
Deal found 20/2R19 307
Sat 2/31:15JNB - ATH
2 stops23h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sun 10/318:50ATH - JNB
1 stop14h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2R19 685
Sat 2/34:00JNB - ATH
2 stops47h 40mEthiopian Air
Sat 9/30:45ATH - JNB
2 stops33h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 20/2R23 274

One-way flights to Athens from South Africa

Search for one-way flight options from South Africa to Athens. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from South Africa to Athens, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users can also find round-trip South Africa to Athens flights by using the search form above.
Wed 1/59:50JNB - ATH
1 stop19h 40mEtihad Airways
Deal found 21/2R7 462
Wed 1/59:50JNB - ATH
2 stops25h 00mEtihad Airways
Deal found 21/2R7 859
Sat 27/416:35CPT - ATH
1 stop33h 30mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2R7 991
Sat 27/417:55CPT - ATH
2 stops47h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2R8 161
Sat 13/718:05JNB - ATH
1 stop13h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2R8 237
Thu 21/39:50JNB - ATH
2 stops25h 55mEtihad Airways
Deal found 20/2R8 256
Wed 1/59:35JNB - ATH
3 stops31h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2R8 482
Fri 14/610:15CPT - ATH
2 stops17h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2R9 181
Wed 20/31:15JNB - ATH
2 stops23h 50mKenya Airways
Deal found 20/2R9 786

Find flights from South Africa to Athens within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from South Africa to Athens that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.

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Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 16/7

1 stop27h 35m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Tue 10/9

1 stop22h 20m

R10 258

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 19/5

1 stop29h 05m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Sat 1/6

1 stop19h 20m

R10 560

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 29/6

1 stop32h 00m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Thu 29/8

1 stop31h 10m

R11 316

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 28/4

2 stops23h 15m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Wed 22/5

2 stops36h 30m

R11 505

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 17/3

1 stop26h 45m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Sun 24/3

1 stop19h 00m

R12 280

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 3/4

1 stop13h 25m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Sun 28/4

1 stop12h 35m

R13 073

Cape Town IntlAthens Eleftherios V.

CPT - ATH

CPTATH

Cape Town Intl

Sun 9/6

1 stop15h 55m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Sun 23/6

2 stops33h 10m

R13 073

Johannesburg OR TamboAthens Eleftherios V.

JNB - ATH

JNBATH

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 2/5

2 stops36h 15m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Thu 30/5

2 stops35h 40m

R14 471

Cape Town IntlAthens Eleftherios V.

CPT - ATH

CPTATH

Cape Town Intl

Sun 21/4

1 stop12h 45m

Athens Eleftherios V.

Sat 29/6

1 stop13h 50m

R14 698

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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 22 February 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from South Africa to Athens, such as Egypt Air, Emirates and Turkish Airlines. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,2
Very Good
4 344 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

8,2
Very Good
4 344 reviews
8,2
Very Good
4 344 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

8,1
Very Good
936 reviews
8,2
Very Good
4 344 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7,9
Good
2 268 reviews
8,2
Very Good
4 344 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7,8
Good
4 679 reviews
8,2
Very Good
4 344 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7,7
Good
1 164 reviews
8,2
Very Good
4 344 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from South Africa to Athens. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Athens from South Africa?

For a flight from South Africa to Athens, you will be flying into Eleftherios V.. Athens Eleftherios V. (ATH) is just 19,7 km from the centre of the city.

Can I find flights from South Africa to Athens for under R10 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Athens for under R10 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R10 258, but on average you can expect to pay R11 467.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Africa to Athens for under R16 600?

There are currently 4+ open flights from South Africa to Athens within the next 7 days for less than R16 600.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from South Africa to Athens one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as R7 462 on Etihad Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Turkish Airlines from R7 991 and Qatar Airways from R8 482 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from South Africa to Athens?

What are the most popular airlines that fly from South Africa to Athens?

What does JNB to ATH mean?

JNB stands for Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, while ATH stands for Athens Eleftherios V. Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry. Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT), Durban King Shaka Intl Airport (DUR), Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ), George Airport (GRJ), Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

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Alternative routes for South Africa to Athens
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Top 10 airlines flying from South Africa to Athens

Discover the top 10 airlines that operate flights from South Africa to Athens. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
SWISSCheapestR7 828AverageR11 654FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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Etihad AirwaysCheapestR8 688AverageR12 374FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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LufthansaCheapestR9 601AverageR14 617FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestR9 813AverageR14 500FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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EL ALCheapestR10 217AverageR11 839FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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KLMCheapestR10 256AverageR12 876FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Air FranceCheapestR10 534AverageR13 516FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Ethiopian AirCheapestR10 855AverageR14 888FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapestR10 930AverageR13 510FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Aegean AirlinesCheapestR11 016AverageR14 353FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time87%
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