The cheapest times to fly from ATL to ATH are

  • January 1st to May 13th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • October 8th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to ATH is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1566 for Thursday flights during late June, or as low as $761 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Athens

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Athens (ATH) will usually cost between $810 to $1395 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $824. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1387. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $564 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $955 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to ATH flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to ATH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ATL to ATH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to ATH flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Athens, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $85 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $969. Return trip prices are from the ATH to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to ATH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to ATH

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to ATH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > ATH)

  • Price for both tickets: $727
  • Average savings: $229 (23.93%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #2: Paris (ATL > CDG > ATH)

  • Price for both tickets: $767
  • Average savings: $188 (19.69%)

See ATL to CDG flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (ATL > EWR > ATH)

  • Price for both tickets: $790
  • Average savings: $165 (17.28%)

See ATL to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to ATH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Pakistan, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5687 miles or 9152 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to ATH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to ATH flight is about 11 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Athens?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from ATL to ATH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

Return Airport

Destination code ATH
Destination airport name Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport
City Athens
Country Greece
Latitude 37.9
Longitude 23.9


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