Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Athens (ATH)

NYC — ATH
Feb 11 — Feb 181

The best prices from New York to Athens Eleftherios V. are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from New York (NYC) to Athens (ATH)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to ATH flight in 2023: compare New York to Athens flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Athens.

NYC - ATH

Price

$654 - $1,116

ATH

Temperature

50 - 82.4 °F

ATH

Rainfall

0.2 - 2.5 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip from$654From New York (NYC) to Athens Eleftherios V.
One-way from$217One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Athens Eleftherios V.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Athens?

Users have found that flying from New York to Athens on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Athens?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 7% 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 61 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 New York to Athens 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $966, or $966 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Athens?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Athens. Flights to Athens from New York in February are about $810 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $541.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Athens (NYC - ATH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from New York to Athens is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 7% on airfare.

Cheap flights from New York to Athens in February, March 2023

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New York to Athens 2023 flight deals

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Last minute flights from New York to Athens

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One-way flights to Athens from New York

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing Athens

Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

SWISS
7.7
Good
317 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,207 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

Austrian Airlines
7.5
Good
139 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,670 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Athens flights.

What airports serve Athens from New York?

Various popular airports serve airlines flying to Athens from New York, including John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA), and Newark (EWR). These airports are among the busiest air passenger gateways serving their surrounding cities, and they have ample terminals. This journey will end in Athens at Eleftherios Venizelos, the busiest and largest airport in Greece. While the Athens international airport is a large one, it's not far from central Athens, whereby you can take about a 40min voyage on the Metro Line 3 or a 90min journey via rail on the Kiato Suburban Service.

Which airlines fly directly from New York to Athens?

Nonstop flights to Athens from New York are not available at this time. On this voyage, you might have to change planes once or twice at the layover locations. Common routes affiliated with flights from John F. Kennedy include one or two stops at Moscow Sheremetyevo, Istanbul, Frankfurt am Main, or Munich Franz Josef Strauss before arrival at Athens. Aeroflot often operates journeys with stops at Moscow, Turkish Airlines runs on trips that stop at Istanbul, while Lufthansa operates voyages with layovers at Frankfurt and Munich. When journeying from LaGuardia Airport, you're likely to make two stops: at Boston Logan International and Amsterdam Schiphol. The airline company that often serves this route is Delta. Your Athens trip from New York can also begin at Newark aboard Lufthansa or United Airlines, and frequent routes along this course involve one or two stops at Munich Franz Josef Strauss, Amsterdam Schiphol, or Frankfurt am Main.

What are the layover options between New York and Athens?

As nonstop flights on this trip aren't available, you have multiple layover airport options. Common layover locations include Moscow Sheremetyevo, Istanbul, and Frankfurt am Main if you journey from John F. Kennedy. Boston Logan International and Amsterdam Schiphol are layover airports for routes running from LaGuardia, and Munich Franz Josef Strauss is a frequent layover stop for flights from Newark. Stops can also occur at Warsaw Frederic Chopin, Paris Charles de Gaulle, or Washington Dulles International. Generally, layovers contribute to about 3-5h of the trip time, and the more stops, the longer the journey will be. However, a voyage with more stops is normally cheaper than those with fewer layovers.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from New York to Athens?

If you're looking to travel to Athens from the USA, keep in mind that a passport is required to enter Greece. You should also confirm that your passport is valid for at least six months beyond the date of your departing flight and that it has at least two blank pages for stamps. Being part of the Schengen Agreement, Greece lets American citizens enter and tour its territories or conduct business without a visa. However, you can only stay in Athens for a maximum of 90 days.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Athens from New York?

Located just 12.3 mi from the city center, Athens Eleftherios V. is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Athens from New York. Booking flights from New York to Eleftherios V. (ATH) should be relatively easy as there is 1 daily inbound flight from New York from 30 different airlines.

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

Emirates, Norwegian, and Delta 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.

Can I find flights from New York to Athens for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Athens for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on ITA Airways for just $447, but on average you can expect to pay $468.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Athens for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Athens under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Athens is less than $623.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Athens for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Athens within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Athens round-trip?

Currently priced at $447, ITA Airways will fly you from New York to Athens and back. In addition to ITA Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Virgin Atlantic and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $454 and $462, respectively. ITA Airways is 44% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Athens?

The most popular flight routes from New York to Athens are New York John F Kennedy Intl - Athens Eleftherios V., Newark - Athens Eleftherios V. and New York LaGuardia - Athens Eleftherios V..

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Athens?

Hi Fly, Undisclosed Carrier and Endeavor Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from New York to Athens.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to Athens?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from New York to Athens are KLM (96%), Air France (96%) and Delta (96%).

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Athens?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New York to Athens? While on average our users pay $2,018, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $454. The most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Athens Eleftherios V.), is priced around $462.

Alternative routes for New York to Athens

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Stewart to Athensfrom $720 pp
Albany to Athensfrom $792 pp
Buffalo to Athensfrom $864 pp
Syracuse to Athensfrom $868 pp
Islip to Athensfrom $919 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Athens

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Athens choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$10Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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easyJetCheapest$121Average$220FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Royal Air MarocCheapest$337Average$632FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Ukraine International AirlinesCheapest$351Average$712FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Norwegian Air UKCheapest$374Average$485FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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AeroflotCheapest$437Average$743FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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ITA AirwaysCheapest$472Average$838FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Aer LingusCheapest$513Average$968FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$520Average$668FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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IberiaCheapest$526Average$1,013FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from New York to Athens

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Weekly flight availability from New York to Athens

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