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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Rockford International, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station when they travel from Chicago to Athens. Book your trip to arrive at Athens International, Athens Train Station, Athens - Karolou, Athens - Kifissos, or Athens-Agioi Anargyroi. The most popular airlines for this route are Aegean, Lufthansa, easyJet, United Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Chicago and Athens have 344 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Athens, consider visiting Acropolis of Athens, and Peloponnese.

Check-in for a flight from Chicago to Athens

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AegeanAEEA3YesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Greece COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Greece – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Chicago, ORD can enter Greece, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Greece in our dedicated Stories article.

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What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and London, Manchester, Dublin, New York, Las Vegas, Vilnius, Los Angeles, Denver, Orlando, Minneapolis, Barcelona, Austin, Edinburgh, San Francisco, Paris, Nashville, Atlanta, Glasgow, Riga, Madrid.
What are the most popular routes to and from Athens?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Athens and London, Thessaloniki, Larnaca, Manchester, Heraklion, Dublin, Santorini, Chania, Edinburgh, Rhodes, Vienna, Mykonos, Brussels, Toronto, Reykjavik, Alexandroupoli, Chios, Birmingham, Bristol, Corfu.
Which airports are there in Chicago?
Chicago is mainly served by O Hare International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by Gerald R. Ford International, General Mitchell International, Dane County Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, Fort Wayne International, Central Illinois Regional, Quad City International, South Bend International, Muskegon County, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International.
What airports are near Athens?
The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Kalamata International, Milos Island National, Araxos.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Chicago and Athens?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Chicago and Athens thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Chicago and Athens can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Chicago and Athens?
Currently, you can fly between Chicago and Athens with Aegean, Lufthansa, easyJet, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines.
When's the best time to travel between Chicago and Athens?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Chicago and Athens, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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