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The best prices from Los Angeles to Athens are usually found in February or March, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Athens (ATH)

LAX - ATH
Price
$680 - $1,050
ATH
Temperature
55.4 - 91.4 °F
ATH
Rainfall
0.2 - 2.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$680

From Los Angeles to Athens

One-way from

$321

One-way flight from Los Angeles 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 round-trip from Los Angeles 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 14% on the overall cost on flights from Los Angeles to Athens.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Athens?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 39 days in advance to save up to 18% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 39 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Los Angeles to Athens 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,169, or $1,237 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Athens?

Flights from Los Angeles to Athens lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to Athens in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at $647.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Athens (LAX - ATH)?

It’s optimal to fly from Los Angeles to Athens in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Athens in February, March 2021

24 Mar - 7 Apr
$608pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Mar - 29 Sep
$610pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Mar - 29 Sep
$615pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Athens 2021 flight deals

17 Jun - 3 Jul
$472pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Jun - 3 Jul
$473pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
31 Aug - 11 Sep
$477pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Athens

5 Mar - 31 Mar
$649pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Mar - 15 Mar
$660pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Mar - 13 Mar
$663pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Athens from Los Angeles

1:40 pm - 8:45 pm
SWISS
2 Stops
21h 05m
LAX - ATH
SWISS
$321
Flights by SU
3:25 pm - 4:00 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
15h 35m
LAX - ATH
Turkish Airlines
$417
Flyus
11:55 am - 8:20 am
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
34h 25m
LAX - ATH
Qatar Airways
$429
qatarairways.com

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Athens

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Athens due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Los Angeles and Athens for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta and Alitalia are some airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Los Angeles to Athens Eleftherios V.. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Athens Eleftherios V. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, Turkish Airlines, and Lufthansa flying from Los Angeles to Athens Eleftherios V. have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Athens for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Athens for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $472, but on average you can expect to pay $504.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Athens for under $500 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Athens for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Athens within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Los Angeles to Athens Eleftherios V. have been viewed 175 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Athens?

The rainfall in Los Angeles is generally less than the rainfall in Athens. This will continue over the next 10 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Athens?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Athens is generally hotter than in Los Angeles.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Athens?

There are many flights that can get you from Los Angeles to Athens in 15h 15m. Fly via Lufthansa, Air Canada, or United Airlines to get the fastest option. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Athens round-trip?

Air Canada, at $472, was found to be the cheapest airline from Los Angeles to Athens.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include United Airlines and Lufthansa. Air Canada is currently priced 37% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Athens one-way?

$290 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from SWISS. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines, with prices starting from $403 and $417, respectively.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Athens

Destination information for Athens

Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.83
Average temperature for February in Athens
57.2 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Athens
1.6 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Athens

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Athens

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Finnair
$702 $755 No cancel fee 76%
Iberia
$687 $797 No cancel fee 77%
Norwegian
$591 $827 No cancel fee 74%
SAS
$347 $894 No cancel fee 77%
Aeroflot
$559 $927 No cancel fee 79%
SWISS
$612 $934 No cancel fee 79%
Air France
$588 $955 No cancel fee 77%
KLM
$651 $964 No cancel fee 75%
Alitalia
$668 $969 No cancel fee 81%
United Airlines
$659 $1,019 No cancel fee 69%
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