The cheapest times to fly from ATH to MCI are

  • January 8th to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • November 5th 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 ATH to MCI is early April. Prices can be as high as $1909 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $806 for Wednesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to Kansas City

Flying from Athens (ATH) to Kansas City, MO (MCI) will usually cost between $877 to $1594 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $858. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1749. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $891 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1086 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATH to MCI flight.

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

ATH to MCI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATH to MCI flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly 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

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MCI, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATH. 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 $137 (11%) 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 $1098. Return trip prices are from the MCI 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 MCI 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 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATH to MCI

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 MCI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (ATH > EWR > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $727
  • Average savings: $359 (33.07%)

See ATH to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ATH > LGA > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $727
  • Average savings: $359 (33.03%)

See ATH to EWR flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $734
  • Average savings: $352 (32.38%)

See ATH to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5834 miles or 9389 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between Athens and Kansas City, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from ATH to MCI.


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 MCI
Destination airport name Kansas City International Airport
City Kansas City, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.3
Longitude -94.7


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