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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.
ME1 - ATH
Price
$848 - $1,457
ATH
Temperature
10 - 28 °C
ATH
Precipitation
5 - 64 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

Round-trip from

$1,188

From Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V.

One-way from

$511

One-way flight from Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V.

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?

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 9%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Athens (ME1 - ATH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne to Athens at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 20% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

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 $1,576. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,576.

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 $1,426 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $1,070.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Athens in November, December 2021

The best prices found for MEL to ATH flights in November, December
30 Nov - 7 Dec
$1,206pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
30 Nov - 7 Dec
$1,207pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
2 Dec - 15 Jan
$1,238pp
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Athens 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Athens from Melbourne found for next year
30 Nov - 7 Dec
$1,206pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
30 Nov - 7 Dec
$1,207pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
2 Dec - 15 Jan
$1,238pp
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Athens

Late deals on return flights to Athens from Melbourne, departing today and this week
5 Dec - 12 Dec
$1,206pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
5 Dec - 12 Dec
$1,282pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
5 Dec - 12 Dec
$1,528pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Eleftherios V. from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Athens
09:05 - 05:10
Scoot
1 stop
27h 05m
MEL - ATH
Scoot
$511
DreamWorldTravel
16:15 - 08:05
Etihad Airways
2 stops
48h 50m
MEL - ATH
Etihad Airways
10:40 - 11:25
SWISS
2 stops
33h 45m
MEL - ATH
SWISS
$945
swiss

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">Athens</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Athens

What airport do you fly into for flights to Athens from Melbourne?

For a flight from Melbourne to Athens, you will be flying into Eleftherios V.. Athens Eleftherios V. (ATH) is just 19.7 km from the centre vof the city. Eleftherios V. is the only Athens airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 18 airlines have flights to Athens Eleftherios V. from Melbourne on a regular basis.

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.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Athens for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Athens for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Scoot for just $794, but on average you can expect to pay $1,202.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Athens for under $1,300?

There are currently 14+ open flights from Melbourne to Athens within the next 7 days for less than $1,300.

How popular is this Melbourne to Athens flight route?

The Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V. flight path 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.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Athens round-trip?

According to our current data, Scoot ($794), Etihad Airways ($1,154), and Singapore Airlines ($1,294) offers the cheapest pricing from Melbourne to Athens. Scoot is priced at 44% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne to Athens one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Melbourne to Athens are Scoot ($508), Etihad Airways ($909), and SWISS ($945).

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Athens?

The cheapest flight price from Melbourne to Athens is $556. On average you can expect to pay $2,350. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Athens Eleftherios V.), can usually be booked for $835.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Athens?

Aegean Airlines, Air France and Air China are the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Athens.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Athens, Greece

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Athens from Melbourne?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V.

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Athens Eleftherios V..

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Athens Eleftherios V..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Athens Eleftherios V..

Documents
Passenger Locator Form - ALL TRAVELLERS ARE OBLIGED TO COMPLETE THEIR PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF) BEFORE ENTERING THE COUNTRY


Do I need a test to fly back to Melbourne from Athens?

Returning to Melbourne from Athens Eleftherios V.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Athens Eleftherios V. must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Athens Eleftherios V. are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

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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 = €0.64
Average temperature for November in Athens
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in Athens
73.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Airports servicing Athens

Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to Athens Eleftherios V.

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
Scoot
$680 $1,047 No cancel fee N/A
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Air China
$784 $1,003 No cancel fee 67%
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Singapore Airlines
$1,062 $1,432 No cancel fee 81%
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Qatar Airways
$1,085 $1,522 No cancel fee 68%
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KLM
$1,109 $1,479 No cancel fee 75%
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Air France
$1,110 $1,377 No cancel fee 77%
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Etihad Airways
$1,165 $1,602 No cancel fee 75%
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Austrian Airlines
$1,168 $1,546 No cancel fee 78%
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Virgin Australia
$1,216 $1,751 No cancel fee 80%
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Emirates
$1,245 $1,667 No cancel fee 75%
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