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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Athens?

One-way flights were as low as AU$733 and round trip flights were AU$762 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights To Athens\n

Do you know how many places in the world are named Athens? There are a lot! But we’re thinking of one in particular. We’re thinking of the Athens that’s the capital of Greece. You know, the place with the Acropolis and tzatziki-covered gyros and cold ouzo. Check out Wotif’s sweet deals on cheap flights to Athens and do as the Greeks do—drink ouzo.

Getting Around Athens

Most of Wotif’s flights to Athens land at Athens International Airport (ATH), 44km from downtown. Hop on the metro line at the airport railway station that can take you to the central business district. From there you can ride the buses or take taxis anywhere you want to go. If you’d like to take control of your own mode of transportation, get a vehicle from Wotif’s car hire options and be on your way.

When You Land…

Are you on one of the Athens flights that’s landing in the morning? Sit down at one of the cafes in the Kolonaki district for a breakfast meal of yogurt and pastries.

If afternoon has rolled around when you land, head over to the Acropolis, an ancient citadel. Some of the surviving structures include the Parthenon and the Erechtheum.

Is your plane scheduled to arrive at night? Make friends at the bars in the Plaka neighbourhood. Just remember, the Greeks like to party until the early morning.

Live Like a Local

Speaking of the Plaka neighbourhood, it is home to some great hotels in Athens. You won’t have an issue finding a suitable café serving up tasty lamb gyros, moussaka and feta cheese. Tons of feta cheese. And you’ll no doubt wash it all down with ouzo, a Greek liquor that can turn your memories into a blur.

Who wouldn’t want to walk in the land of gods with names like Zeus and Poseidon? Browse Wotif’s fantastic offers on Athens holiday packages, figure out what you’re going to tell your boss and get going already.

How to book cheap flights

What is the lowest price on Wotif for a flight to Athens?

Flights to Athens start as low as AU$762. Once you’ve snagged your flight, it’s time to build that itinerary. If your flight touches down in a bustling city, you’ll want a head start, so you can get from jet-way to getaway as quickly as possible. Flying for business? Squeeze in some sightseeing and a snack at a locally loved restaurant between meetings—you’ll have plenty of cash thanks to our cheap business class flights to Athens. You know what they say about all work and no play, after all.

What are the most popular airlines that fly to Athens?

Qantas Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Delta, Swiss International Air Lines, Lufthansa, Air France, American Airlines, United, Etihad Airways, Turkish Airlines, British Airways, SAS, Jetstar, Qatar Airways. Pack your favourite magazines or stack your video queue for a mini-marathon of that television show your co-workers have been raving about. And if you get hooked a few episodes in, don’t worry; there’s always the return flight to finish the binge. Ready to book cheap flights to Athens? Check out our selection of airfares and start putting together a holiday that fits your schedule and price range. We offer sweet deals, so you don’t have to move mountains to see the world. In fact, we’ll help you get to those mountains (or ocean, or forest) today!

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here’s an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif’s 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Wotif.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Can I fly to Athens (ATH) at the moment?

For all the latest info on the travel situation in Athens, see our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

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Hotels in Athens

Athens Gate Hotel
Athens Gate Hotel
4 out of 5
10 Syngrou Avenue, Athens, Attiki
The price is AU$178 per night from 15 Nov. to 15 Nov.
Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is steps away from Greek Evangelical Church, Arch of Hadrian and Temple of Olympian Zeus. Theatre of Dionysus and Museum ...
Athens Gate Hotel
Sofitel Athens Airport
Sofitel Athens Airport
5 out of 5
Athens International Airport, Spata-Artemida, Attiki
The price is AU$271 per night from 1 Nov. to 1 Nov.
Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Metropolitan Expo, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Factory Outlet Airport and Attica Zoological ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (11 reviews)
"The main reason for selecting this hotel is the convenience of being very close to the airport. It was disappointing however that the pillows are very old and when I asked for a more new pillow, i was given one that was in better condition, but still very old and uncomfortable. Would have expected ..."

Reviewed on 16 Feb. 2020

Sofitel Athens Airport
Grand Hyatt Athens
Grand Hyatt Athens
5 out of 5
115, Syngrou Avenue, Athens, Attica
The price is AU$203 per night from 1 Nov. to 1 Nov.
Located in Neos Kosmos, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Onassis Cultural Centre and Acropolis Museum. Acropolis and Parthenon are also within 2 mi ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
Very classy hotel
"Great design, well furnished and very spacious room. Restaurant very good and helpful, courteous staff. Negatives the check in/out very slow."

Reviewed on 4 Sep. 2018

Grand Hyatt Athens
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.com from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.