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

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

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 2021: compare New York to Athens flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Athens.
NYC - ATH
Price
$451 - $842
ATH
Temperature
50 - 82.4 °F
ATH
Precipitation
0.2 - 2.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$451

From New York (NYC) to Athens Eleftherios V.

One-way from

$224

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Athens Eleftherios V.

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Athens?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Athens. Flights to Athens from New York in March are about $596 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $330.

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 Wednesday 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.

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 evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 23% on airfare.

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 13% 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 $644, or $644 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from New York to Athens in October, November 2021

The best prices found for NYC to ATH flights for October, November
11 Nov - 8 Dec
$449pp
EWR
Newark
SAS
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
SAS
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
18 Nov - 30 Nov
$455pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
4 Nov - 18 Nov
$456pp
EWR
Newark
SAS
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
SAS
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New York to Athens 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Athens from New York found for this year
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$398pp
EWR
Newark
SAS
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
SAS
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
4 Dec - 8 Dec
$408pp
EWR
Newark
SAS
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
SAS
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
12 Dec - 20 Jan
$447pp
EWR
Newark
SAS
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
SAS
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Athens from New York

Save time with New York to Athens direct flight deals
22 Mar - 30 Mar
$544pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
2 Dec - 5 Dec
$592pp
EWR
Newark
Emirates
Non-Stop
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Emirates
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
3 Nov - 8 Nov
$593pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
KLM
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Athens

Late deals on round-trip flights to Athens from New York, departing today and this week
21 Oct - 9 Nov
$513pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Oct - 1 Nov
$528pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Oct - 1 Nov
$528pp
EWR
Newark
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Eleftherios V. from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Athens
5:15 pm - 7:10 am
Vueling
1 Stop
31h 55m
JFK - ATH
Vueling
$224
Kiwi.com
12:45 pm - 12:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
17h 05m
EWR - ATH
Multiple Airlines
$238
Kiwi.com
6:55 pm - 12:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
34h 55m
EWR - ATH
Multiple Airlines
$246
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New York</span> to <span class="emphasized">Athens</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Athens

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 are 15 daily inbound flights 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, British Airways, 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 $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Athens for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SAS for just $346, but on average you can expect to pay $400.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Athens for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Athens under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Athens is less than $615.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Athens for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Athens within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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

Currently priced at $346, SAS will fly you from New York to Athens and back. In addition to SAS, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. SAS is 41% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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 American Airlines (85%), JetBlue (85%) and Finnair (85%).

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

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

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

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

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 $1,581, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $154. The most popular route (Newark - Athens Eleftherios V.), is priced around $347.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Athens, Greece

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Athens from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Athens Eleftherios V.

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Athens Eleftherios V..

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York 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 New York 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


Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Athens?

Returning to New York from Athens Eleftherios V.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Athens Eleftherios V. must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Athens Eleftherios V. are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York to Athens

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Athens

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Athens.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.87
Flight duration from New York to ATH
10h 17m
Average temperature for October in Athens
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Athens
1.4 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Athens

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Athens Eleftherios V.

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
easyJet
$121 $220 No cancel fee 86%
Lufthansa
$329 $737 No cancel fee 76%
Royal Air Maroc
$337 $632 No cancel fee 75%
Ukraine International Airlines
$351 $712 No cancel fee 81%
American Airlines
$357 $905 No cancel fee 71%
Iberia
$366 $656 No cancel fee 77%
Finnair
$368 $602 No cancel fee 76%
Alitalia
$371 $799 No cancel fee 81%
Air Serbia
$374 $711 No cancel fee N/A
Norwegian Air UK
$374 $485 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from New York to Athens

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards Athens.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 89% of NYC to ATH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 10% of NYC to ATH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of NYC to ATH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of NYC to ATH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New York to Athens
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Athens.
Sunday
16 daily flights
Monday
16 daily flights
Tuesday
13 daily flights
Wednesday
16 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
16 daily flights
Saturday
16 daily flights
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