Travel Deals on NYC (USA) to Athens (Greece) Flights

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Above, we have listed flights from New York to Athens. The flights are round-trip. The airfare is non-warranted as airlines update it based on the availability of seats. The total value of the fare is inclusive of the base fare, fuel surcharge, airline or airport taxes.

New York to Athens Flight Information

Availability of Nonstop Flights

No carriers operate nonstop flights

Flight Distance (Shortest)

4,932 miles/7937 km

Flight Time (Time spent in air)

10 hours 22 minutes

Time Difference

Athens is 07 hours ahead of NYC

Departure Airport Choices

Kennedy Airport or JFK Airport

Official Name: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

Airport Code: JFK

Location: Located in the neighborhood of Jamaica in the New York City borough of Queens, 16 miles (30 km) southeast of Midtown Manhattan.

LaGuardia Airport

Official Name: LaGuardia Airport

Airport Code: LGA

Location: 12 miles (19 km) from New York

Quick Facts: LGA is a hub for both American Airlines and Delta Air Lines.

Newark Airport – Nearby

Official Name: Newark Liberty International Airport

Airport Code: EWR

Location: 13 miles (21 km) from New York in the State of New Jersey. 9 miles (14 km) west-southwest of the borough of Manhattan.

Arrival Airport in Athens

Athens International Airport

Airport Code: ATH

Location: The airport is located in Spata, about 22 miles (35 kilometers) from the city center of Athens. The approximate driving time is 36 minutes.

Hub For: Aegean Airlines, Ellinair, Olympic Air, Ryanair, Sky Express

Focus City For: Ellinair, Volotea

Terminals: The airport has a Main Terminal and a Satellite Terminal. The main terminal building handles all intra-Schengen flights, as well as several non-Schengen flights.

Carrier Choices to Book Airline Tickets to Athens from New York

Aeroflot (SU): Book cheap tickets with Aeroflot, which is the flag carrier the Russian Federation. You can easily spot a one-stop flight to Athens. The connection happens at its hub, i.e. Moscow (SVO).  The airline also allows 1 free bag. Aeroflot is a member of SkyTeam Airline Alliance.

Tap Air Portugal (TP): TAP Air Portugal is the flag carrier airline of Portugal. With this airline, you can book a two-stop flight to Athens with departure from EWR, a nearby airport to JFK. Flights are operated by Lufthansa. Lisbon Airport, which is hub of Tap Air Portugal, serves as one of the stops. The next connection happens at Munich (MUC) in Germany, which is the hub for Lufthansa.

Emirates Airline (EK): Emirates is the flag carrier airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with its hub at Dubai International Airport (DXB). Emirates has nonstop flights to Athens from EWR in New Jersey, while one-stop flights from JFK.

Qatar Airways (QR): Qatar Airways is the state-owned flag carrier of Qatar with hub at Doha – DOH. It’s a member of Oneworld. Flights with Qatar Airways are operated by JetBlue.  The two connection airports include Doha and Boston.

Frequently Asked Questions

What percentage of departure flights take off on time at New York JFK Airport?

Out of the total 14,091k flights that had departure from JFK Airport in NYC, 20% were delayed in 2019, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Department of Transportation, US Govt. The average delayed minutes equaled 80.05 minutes. Get in touch with your airline to know about departure and arrival accurately.

What percentage of departure flights gets delayed at LGA?

Out of the total 14,269k flights that had departure from LGA airport in NYC, 25% reported with a delay. The average delay minutes equaled 78 minutes. The data is based on the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Department of Transportation, US Govt

What percentage of departure flights gets delayed at EWR?

Out of the total 16,073k flights that had departure from Newark Airport nearby NYC, 28% reported with a delay. The average delay minutes equaled 81.43 minutes. The data is based on the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Department of Transportation, US Govt.

What airline has the cheapest air ticket to Athens?

Aeroflot, Tap Air Portugal, Iberia, Egyptair

What is the best time to visit Athens?

Spring (May) or autumn (October) months. Rains are occasional. Temperature stays pleasant 68°F (20°C) thereby making it the best time for exploring the city and surrounding area.

What is the coldest month in Athens?

December is one of the coldest months in Greece’s capital, yet compared to many other European countries is still relatively mild, making it a good place for a little winter sun. Our weather wizard available on the top may help you with a 14-day forecast.

What is the wettest month in Athens?

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.7″). Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0.2″).