The cheapest times to fly from ATH to ZTH are

  • November 5th to May 20th (except the weeks of January 1st and April 30th)

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 ZTH is mid December. Prices can be as high as $513 for Monday flights during early July, or as low as $91 for Saturday flights around mid December.


When to Fly to Zakynthos Island

Flying from Athens (ATH) to Zakinthos (ZTH) will usually cost between $107 to $222 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid December with an average ticket price of $103. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $278. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $176 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $109 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATH to ZTH flight.

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

ATH to ZTH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATH to ZTH 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 $0.41, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZTH, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ATH. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Zakynthos Island, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Athens. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $42 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $127. Return trip prices are from the ZTH 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 ZTH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 17 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 ZTH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Argostolion Airport (EFL) in Kefallinia Island

  • 33 miles (53 km) away from ZTH
  • Usually 10.55% less expensive than ZTH
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATH to EFL flights

Destination alternative #2: Ioannina Airport (IOA) in Ioannina

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from ZTH
  • Usually 10.55% less expensive than ZTH
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATH to IOA flights

Destination alternative #3: Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport (CFU) in Corfu

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from ZTH
  • Usually 8.26% less expensive than ZTH
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATH to CFU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Lufthansa, Olympic, Sky Express, SWISS, Transavia, TUI fly, Volotea, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 167 miles or 269 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATH to ZTH flight is about 1 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Athens and Zakinthos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 43 available flights from ATH to ZTH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeATH
Origination airport nameEleftherios Venizelos International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeZTH
Destination airport nameDionysios Solomos Airport


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