The cheapest times to fly from ATH to RSW are

  • January 8th to May 13th (except the week of April 9th)
  • 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 RSW is early February. Prices can be as high as $1520 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $577 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Athens (ATH) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $633 to $1373 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 $625. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1363. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $738 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $823 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATH to RSW flight.

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

ATH to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATH to RSW flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Athens. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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. 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 $106 (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 $824. Return trip prices are from the RSW 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 RSW 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 34 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 RSW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 5.22% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATH to MIA flights


Flight Hacking ATH to RSW

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 RSW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Oslo (ATH > OSL > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $597
  • Average savings: $227 (27.52%)

See ATH to ARN flights

Hack #2: Stockholm (ATH > ARN > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $620
  • Average savings: $204 (24.73%)

See ATH to OSL flights

Hack #3: Copenhagen (ATH > CPH > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $621
  • Average savings: $202 (24.54%)

See ATH to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, El Al, Emirates, Eurowings, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5885 miles or 9471 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATH to RSW flight is about 11 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Athens and Fort Myers, FL?

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


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 RSW
Destination airport name Southwest Florida International Airport
City Fort Myers, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.5
Longitude -81.8


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