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Travelers usually depart from Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York, NY - Penn Station, or Newark Penn Station when they travel from New York to Athens. Book your trip to arrive at Athens International, Athens Train Station, Athens - Karolou, or Athens - Kifissos. The distance between New York and Athens is 7964 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Aegean, and Iberia Airlines. New York and Athens have 338 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Athens, consider visiting Acropolis of Athens, and Peloponnese.

Weekly direct flights

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American Airlines on Sundays.

Finnair on Saturdays.

Alitalia on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Delta Air Lines on Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

Emirates on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Iberia Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

United Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Virgin Atlantic Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from New York to Athens

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AegeanAEEA3YesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New York to Athens?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New York and Athens takes around 9.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between New York and Athens?
The flight distance between New York and Athens is 7964 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New York and Athens?
Several carriers operate flights between New York and Athens. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Alitalia, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Delta Air Lines, Iberia Airlines, Emirates, Finnair, United Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Dublin, Manchester, Edinburgh, Orlando, Glasgow, Miami, Tallinn, Birmingham, Las Vegas, Thessaloniki, Toronto, Atlanta, Cancún, Paris, Vilnius, Newcastle upon Tyne, Los Angeles, Barcelona, Malta.
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 New York?
New York is mainly served by Newark Liberty International. But there are other airports nearby, including John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is Newark Liberty International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, T. F. Green, Albany International, Long Island MacArthur, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Atlantic City International, New Castle Airport, Lehigh Valley International.
What airports are near Athens?
The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Milos Island National, Kalamata International, Araxos.
What buses and trains depart from New York?
A number of bus and train companies depart from New York, including Amtrak train.
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