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More About Flying To New York from Athens

Route Information for Flights from Athens to New York

Origin Airport IATA Code ATH
Destination Airport IATA Code NYC
Distance 4928 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, KLM, JetBlue Airways, Air France, Finnair, Delta Air Lines, Iberia, Alitalia, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 8:00PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 11:00PM UTC

Travel from Athens to New York

Planning your trip from Athens to New York City need not be a complicated process with the help of Orbitz.com to find hotel rooms and low-cost tickets for your flight. Orbitz.com allows you to search among available flights and rooms, locating the one you want, so you can make reservations within minutes. After that, you can use the site to find attractions in New York, so you can begin enjoying the city from the moment you arrive.

A Bit about Athens International Airport

The Athens International Airport is located about 12 miles from the center of the city and serves more than 14 million travelers each year. Flights from Athens to New York are available daily, provided by airlines such as Aer Lingus, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways and US Airways. Transportation to the airport from the city's center is available by Metro train service for about $10. Bus service is available from the center, as well, through Airport Express buses for $4. A ride to the airport by taxi will cost you about $43. Long-term parking is available at the airport for drivers, with costs beginning at about $16 a day.

While waiting for your plane, you can have a meal at one of the many restaurants located in the airport terminal. Greek and Mediterranean cuisine is available at The Olive Tree Restaurant, while the Heineken Beer Restaurant offers a combination of Italian and Greek dishes, as well as a large selection of beverages. For something quick, Flocafe offers a variety of coffee-based beverages and sandwiches while McDonald's serves its world-famous burgers, fries and milkshakes.

New York, New York

New York City is the most populous city in the United States, with more than 8 million residents. These residents take their recreational activities seriously, creating a city that's become one of the greatest hubs of art and culture in the world. More than 40 million people visit New York City each year to enjoy what the city has to offer, from Broadway at the height of the theater season to events such as the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade in November.

Experiencing New York City

Reservations can be made on fights from Athens to any one of New York's three airports. Once you arrive, travel into the city is easy using New York's public transportation system. From LaGuardia Airport, you can take a train to Midtown Manhattan for $2.25 or ride a taxi for $30. If your plane lands at John F. Kennedy International Airport, subway service takes you the 12 miles needed to reach Lower Manhattan from the airport for $2.50, or you can take a taxi for $45. Travel from Newark Liberty into Midtown Manhattan is by taxi only, at a cost of about $60.

While there is no definitive tourist season for New York, one of the best times to visit the city is during the performing arts season from September to March. The weather during this period can get chilly, with high temperatures running from the mid-70s in September down to just under 40°F in January. Wear warm clothing when visiting during the winter. Be aware that the city fills up beginning slightly before Christmas and lasting past New Year's Day, so room prices may rise slightly.

New York is filled with attractions that visitors can enjoy. For many, a Broadway play is an essential part of visiting the city. Others enjoy the sightseeing opportunities, visiting Times Square, the Statue of Liberty and other famous sites throughout the city. There are also several world-class restaurants located in the city, though early reservations are usually necessary several weeks in advance.

A Trip to Remember

A trip to New York City can be truly memorable, especially when it's well planned using Orbitz.com for necessary information. With Orbitz.com, flights are easy to reserve, and deals on hotel rooms are easy to find. By planning ahead, you'll save time from having to seek out enjoyable attractions after you reach the city, helping to make your trip from Athens to New York fun and frustration free.

Flights from Athens to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Athens to New York now?

Head to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Athens to New York.

Are there non-stop flights from Athens to New York?

Delta and American Airlines operate direct flights from ATH to New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), which means you won't have to worry about switching planes or being bored during a layover.

What is the shortest flight from Athens to New York?

With the fastest possible flight time from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH) to JFK Airport being 11 hours and 30 minutes, you'll want to have some in-flight survival tricks in your repertoire. Neck pillows, earplugs and eye-masks should be among the basic items you put in your carry-on.

What airlines fly from Athens to New York most frequently?

There are a couple of airlines offering the most frequent flights from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH) to JFK, including Delta (DL). A top pick for many travelers, it operates 39 flights on this route each month. American Airlines (AA) will also get you to your destination in comfort. Offering 13 flights per month between Athens and New York, it's another popular airline to look into.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to New York?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to New York have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to New York with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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