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Sydney (SYD) to Athens (ATH)

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to ATH flight in 2021: compare Sydney to Athens flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Athens.
SYD - ATH
Price
$1,056 - $1,763
ATH
Temperature
13 - 33 °C
ATH
Rainfall
4 - 73 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,056

From Sydney to Athens

One-way from

$1,241

One-way flight from Sydney 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 Sydney to Athens?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney 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 Sydney 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 $1,411. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,411.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Athens from Sydney average $1,282. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,282, as users have found deals to Athens from as low as $902. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Athens from Sydney. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 37%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Athens (SYD - ATH)?

When flying from Sydney to Athens, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 9% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Athens in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SYD to ATH flights in May, June
31 May - 30 Jul
$1,669pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
1 Jun - 1 Sep
$2,014pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
1 Jun - 1 Sep
$2,123pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney to Athens 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Athens from Sydney found for this year
27 Jul - 16 Sep
$1,429pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
31 Jul - 17 Sep
$1,569pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
31 May - 30 Jul
$1,669pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Athens

Late deals on return flights to Athens from Sydney, departing today and this week
18 May - 26 May
$2,435pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Air France
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
19 May - 27 May
$2,708pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Aegean Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Aegean Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
19 May - 27 May
$2,822pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Aegean Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Athens from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Athens
18:10 - 08:20
Qatar Airways
1 stop
21h 10m
SYD - ATH
Qatar Airways
$1,293
qatarairways.com
11:00 - 13:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
33h 20m
SYD - ATH
Multiple Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Athens

Can I find flights from Sydney to Athens for under $1,531 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Athens for under $1,531. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,429, but on average you can expect to pay $2,052.

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

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Athens Eleftherios V. include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Athens Eleftherios V. have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, and Singapore Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Etihad Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Athens for under $1,403 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Athens for under $2,551?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Sydney to Athens within the next 7 days for less than $2,551.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Athens Eleftherios V. was viewed by 11,034 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 Sydney or Athens?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Sydney is typically greater than that of Athens. We can gather that this will continue over the next 13 days.

Is Sydney weather warmer or cooler than Athens?

Expect the weather to be around 33 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Athens is generally hotter than in Sydney.

How long does is the flight from Sydney to Athens?

For as low as $2,216, Qatar Airways can have you in Athens from Sydney in 21h 10m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Turkish Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Athens, with prices starting at $2,170. Another option worth looking into is Qatar Airways, starting at $2,216 return.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,293.

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Destination information for Athens

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Sydney 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

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Top 10 airlines flying from Sydney to Athens

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney 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
$511 $750 No cancel fee N/A
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Air China
$570 $775 No cancel fee 67%
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KLM
$818 $1,064 No cancel fee 75%
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SWISS
$976 $1,098 No cancel fee 79%
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Air France
$803 $1,107 No cancel fee 77%
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Virgin Australia
$802 $1,111 No cancel fee 80%
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Austrian Airlines
$922 $1,193 No cancel fee 78%
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Emirates
$884 $1,236 No cancel fee 75%
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Oman Air
$936 $1,270 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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Qantas Airways
$917 $1,300 No cancel fee 74%
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