The cheapest times to fly from CAI to ATH are

  • February 12th to February 25th
  • May 7th to July 15th
  • September 17th to December 31st (except the week of October 15th)

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 CAI to ATH is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $332 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $195 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Athens

Flying from Cairo (CAI) to Athens (ATH) will usually cost between $213 to $307 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $213. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $314. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $101 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $245 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAI to ATH flight.

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

CAI to ATH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAI to ATH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cairo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ATH, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into CAI. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $22 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $238. Return trip prices are from the ATH to CAI 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 CAI to ATH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 13 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda Indonesia, Gulf Air, Iberia, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, MEA, Oman Air, Pegasus, Qantas, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport to Cairo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 688 miles or 1107 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAI to ATH flight is about 2 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Cairo and Athens?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from CAI to ATH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCAI
Origination airport nameCairo International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeATH
Destination airport nameEleftherios Venizelos International Airport


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