The cheapest times to fly from ATH to MJT are

  • October 29th to May 20th (except the week of December 17th)

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 MJT is early March. Prices can be as high as $242 for Tuesday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $71 for Friday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Mitilini

Flying from Athens (ATH) to Mytilene (MJT) will usually cost between $76 to $157 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $77. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $242. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $165 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $104 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATH to MJT flight.

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

ATH to MJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATH to MJT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Athens. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.4, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $13 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $100. Return trip prices are from the MJT 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 MJT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 16 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from ATH to MJT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lemnos Airport (LXS) in Lemnos

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from MJT
  • Usually 2.88% less expensive than MJT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATH to LXS flights

Destination alternative #2: Chios Airport (JKH) in Chios

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from MJT
  • Usually 0.96% less expensive than MJT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATH to JKH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Astra Airlines, Eurowings, Lufthansa, Olympic, Sky Express, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 163 miles or 262 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATH to MJT flight is about 1 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Athens and Mytilene?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from ATH to MJT.


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 MJT
Destination airport name Mitilini Airport
City Mytilene
Country Greece
Latitude 39.1
Longitude 26.6


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