The cheapest times to fly from ATH to LNK are

  • May 7th to May 20th
  • October 29th to April 22nd (except the week of January 1st)

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 ATH to LNK is early February. Prices can be as high as $1806 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1030 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Lincoln

Flying from Athens (ATH) to Lincoln, NE (LNK) will usually cost between $1052 to $1585 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $1060. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1655. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $596 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1167 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATH to LNK flight.

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

ATH to LNK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATH to LNK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Athens. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Lincoln, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Athens. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $118 (9%) 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 $1186. Return trip prices are from the LNK to ATH 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 ATH to LNK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ATH to LNK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Eppley Airfield Airport (OMA) in Omaha, NE

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from LNK
  • Usually 6.30% less expensive than LNK
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATH to OMA flights


Flight Hacking ATH to LNK

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 ATH to LNK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ATH > LGA > LNK)

  • Price for both tickets: $811
  • Average savings: $356 (30.52%)

See ATH to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (ATH > EWR > LNK)

  • Price for both tickets: $827
  • Average savings: $340 (29.15%)

See ATH to LGA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ATH > JFK > LNK)

  • Price for both tickets: $880
  • Average savings: $287 (24.6%)

See ATH to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5831 miles or 9384 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATH to LNK flight is about 11 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Athens and Lincoln, NE?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from ATH to LNK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code LNK
Destination airport name Lincoln Airport
City Lincoln, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 40.9
Longitude -96.8


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