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The best prices from San Francisco to Athens are usually found in February or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Athens (ATH)

SFO - ATH
Price
$718 - $1,357
ATH
Temperature
55.4 - 91.4 °F
ATH
Rainfall
0.2 - 2.9 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$718

From San Francisco to Athens

One-way from

$464

One-way flight from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Athens?

Flights from San Francisco to Athens are found to be more expensive on Friday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Athens.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Athens?

To save up to 10% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 50 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Athens from $1,081 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,249 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Athens?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Athens from San Francisco average $1,023. You can even find prices in February for less than $1,023, as users have found deals to Athens from as low as $402. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Athens from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Athens (SFO - ATH)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Athens in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 6% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Athens in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SFO to ATH flights for October, November
14 Nov - 21 Nov
$474pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
24 Oct - 27 Nov
$475pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
14 Nov - 2 Dec
$479pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Athens 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Athens from San Francisco found for this year
14 Nov - 21 Nov
$474pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
24 Oct - 27 Nov
$475pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
14 Nov - 2 Dec
$479pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Athens

Late deals on round-trip flights to Athens from San Francisco, departing today and this week
24 Oct - 27 Nov
$475pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
24 Oct - 31 Jan
$481pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
24 Oct - 28 Nov
$484pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Athens from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Athens
6:00 am - 10:55 am
SWISS
2 Stops
18h 55m
SFO - ATH
SWISS
$464
StudentUniverse
7:16 pm - 9:25 am
United Airlines
3 Stops
28h 09m
SFO - ATH
United Airlines
$738
United
12:30 pm - 7:55 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
33h 25m
SFO - ATH
Multiple Airlines
$1,958
Kiwi.com

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Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Athens flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Athens

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Athens Eleftherios V. to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta and Alitalia to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from San Francisco to Athens Eleftherios V. include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Athens for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Athens for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $474, but on average you can expect to pay $498.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Athens for under $500 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Athens for under $500?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 94 users have taken a look at flights from San Francisco to Athens Eleftherios V..

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Athens?

Expected rainfall in San Francisco is same as in Athens. You can expect this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Athens?

With an average temperature of 91 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Athens are hotter than in San Francisco.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Athens one-way?

$464 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from SWISS. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and Turkish Airlines, with prices starting from $656 and $2,464, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Athens

Destination information for Athens

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Athens
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.86
Average temperature for October in Athens
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Athens
1.4 ″

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