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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Athens

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Athens (ATH)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to ATH flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Athens flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Athens.
MEL - ATH
Price
$1,090 - $1,872
ATH
Temperature
13 - 33 °C
ATH
Rainfall
4 - 73 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$1,172

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$1,090

From Melbourne to Athens

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Athens?

Flights from Melbourne to Athens are generally found to be more expensive on Wednesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Athens.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Athens?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 14% on flights from Melbourne to Athens compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,421. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,421.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Athens?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Athens. Flights to Athens from Melbourne in March are about $1,291 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $908.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Athens (MEL - ATH)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 20% on flights from Melbourne to Athens by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Athens in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MEL to ATH flights in May, June
30 Jun - 1 Aug
$2,338pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
30 Jun - 1 Aug
$2,514pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
30 Jun - 1 Aug
$2,613pp
MEL
Melbourne
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Athens 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Athens from Melbourne found for this year
10 Nov - 14 Nov
$1,493pp
MEL
Melbourne
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
10 Nov - 14 Nov
$1,499pp
MEL
Melbourne
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
7 Jul - 5 Dec
$1,524pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Athens

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Athens for under $1,542 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Athens for under $1,542. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SWISS for just $1,493, but on average you can expect to pay $1,670.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V. to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V. are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V. that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Etihad Airways, Singapore Airlines, and Scoot. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Athens for under $1,542 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Melbourne to Athens, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V. was viewed by 12,467 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Athens?

In Melbourne, there will be same rainfall in Melbourne compared to Athens over the next 13 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Athens?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 33 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in Athens is typically hotter than in Melbourne. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Athens?

Airlines like Qatar Airways, Qantas Airways, and Emirates fly from Melbourne to Athens in about 20h 25m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 5h 30m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to Athens return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Melbourne to Athens from $1,493 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are British Airways, from $1,614, and Qatar Airways, from $1,680.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Athens

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Athens

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Athens.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.65
Average temperature for May in Athens
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Athens
14.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Athens

Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to Athens

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Athens choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air China
$559 $716 No cancel fee 67%
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Air France
$792 $983 No cancel fee 77%
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KLM
$792 $1,056 No cancel fee 75%
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China Southern
$974 $1,070 No cancel fee 69%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Southern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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SWISS
$941 $1,083 No cancel fee 79%
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Air Serbia
$924 $1,086 No cancel fee N/A
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Austrian Airlines
$834 $1,104 No cancel fee 78%
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Lufthansa
$1,020 $1,145 No cancel fee 76%
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Virgin Australia
$868 $1,250 No cancel fee 80%
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Oman Air
$1,016 $1,271 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Oman Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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