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Cheapest flights to Athens airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Athens airports from your nearest city or airport
Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
Athens

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Johannesburg TO Athens

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to Athens (ATH)

Typically, flights to Athens from Johannesburg are cheaper when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Athens Eleftherios V., which has an average price of R8 724

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO ATHENS FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTMarch8% cheaperFlying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Athens costs on average just R8 069 in March
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO ATHENS FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember18% more expensiveIt costs about R10 267 for flights to Athens from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO ATHENS FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTSeptember335% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Athens from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in September than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Athens?

  • What is the absolute cheapest flight to Athens?

    In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Athens for R784/person, which is 93% cheaper than the average flight to Athens. To find the cheapest price to Athens from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

  • What is the cheapest month to fly to Athens?

    The cheapest month to fly to Athens from South Africa is in March. Flight prices, which tend to average around R8 069, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you don’t want to visit Athens in March, then you should wait until February to fly from South Africa, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of R8 098.

  • How far in advance should I book a flight to Athens?

    Most flyers found that booking tickets 60 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Athens. During this timeframe, flight prices are around R8 724. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Athens from South Africa for as low as R5 770 on momondo.

  • What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Athens?

    According to our data, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly to Athens from South Africa. The lowest ticket price found for a Tuesday departure recently was R8 458. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Saturday because tickets tend to average around R9 306. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Athens.

  • What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Athens?

    According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Athens is in the morning. momondo users have found flights departing from South Africa to Athens in the morning for as low as R8 740. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Athens is in the afternoon when prices are around R9 721.

  • Is there an alternative airport near Athens?

    Those flying to Athens could potentially find better pricing at Ermoupoli Syros Island Airport (124 km from Athens city centre), Skiros Airport (128 km from Athens city centre), Skiathos Airport (134 km from Athens city centre), Mikonos Airport (155 km from Athens city centre) or Paleochori Milos Airport (158 km from Athens city centre), depending on the month and departure airport.

  • Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Athens?

    Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Athens is Mikonos Airport where the average price is R8 922pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.


Athens flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in South Africa to Athens found recently by users on momondo
Qatar Airways
Nov 4
CPT15:10Cape Town Intl
16h 20m
1 stop
ATH7:30Athens Eleftherios V.
Nov 11
ATH7:40Athens Eleftherios V.
22h 35m
1 stop
CPT6:15Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
Feb 12
JNB16:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
14h 00m
1 stop
ATH6:30Athens Eleftherios V.
Feb 19
ATH7:40Athens Eleftherios V.
21h 00m
1 stop
JNB4:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Nov 20
JNB8:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
21h 50m
1 stop
ATH6:30Athens Eleftherios V.
Nov 26
ATH7:40Athens Eleftherios V.
15h 20m
1 stop
JNB23:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Nov 26
JNB8:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
21h 50m
1 stop
ATH6:30Athens Eleftherios V.
Jan 7
ATH7:40Athens Eleftherios V.
15h 20m
1 stop
JNB23:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Mar 16
JNB10:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
12h 50m
1 stop
ATH23:00Athens Eleftherios V.
Mar 22
ATH20:45Athens Eleftherios V.
12h 20m
1 stop
JNB9:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Nov 10
CPT14:10Cape Town Intl
16h 20m
1 stop
ATH6:30Athens Eleftherios V.
Nov 17
ATH7:40Athens Eleftherios V.
22h 35m
1 stop
CPT6:15Cape Town Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Athens

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to Athens, view some of our deals below provided by Egypt Air, KLM and Qatar Airways
Egypt Air
Nov 26
JNB16:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
14h 45m
1 stop
ATH7:30Athens Eleftherios V.
Qatar Airways
Nov 10
CPT14:10Cape Town Intl
16h 20m
1 stop
ATH6:30Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
Nov 10
CPT13:55Cape Town Intl
21h 40m
2 stops
ATH11:35Athens Eleftherios V.

Which airlines fly to Athens?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Athens
  • Which airlines fly to Athens?

    Emirates is the airline most momondo users in South Africa opt for when booking flights to Athens. Qatar Airways, Alitalia and Turkish Airlines are also popular choices when flying to Athens from South Africa. Most major airlines flying from South Africa to Athens will offer flights on a regular basis, though your options may vary depending on what airport you fly from.


Popular routes to Athens

Most frequently searched flights to Athens along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Cape Town to Athens Flights
Fastest flight time15h 45m
Cheapest priceR6 261
Durban to Athens Flights
Fastest flight time43h 50m
Cheapest priceR9 023

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