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Fares from $70 One Way, $117 Round Trip from Frankfurt to Athens

Prices starting at $117 for return flights and $70 for one-way flights to Athens were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Frankfurt to Athens

Origin Airport IATA CodeFRA
Destination Airport IATA CodeATH
Distance1129 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, Aegean Airlines, United Airlines, TAP Air Portugal, Lufthansa
Earliest Flight Arrival10:15AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:00PM UTC

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Getting to Frankfurt's Airport

Located approximately 12 miles from downtown at Hugo Eckener Ring in Frankfurt, Germany, the Rhein-Main-Flughafen is a major international airport with connections to over 110 countries. Using Orbitz.com, travelers can find cheap flights from Frankfurt available through most major domestic and international airlines. The popular carrier, Lufthansa, makes their home here, and shares Terminal 1 with Star Alliance and their affiliates. Terminal 2 is served by Oneworld and SkyTeam partners, including Delta Air Lines, British Airways, Air France and Qantas Airways.

Parking at Flughafen

With help from Orbitz.com, the best deals on parking and transportation can be found at Flughafen. Parking directly at the terminals costs from €2.50 for 30 minutes to €25.00 for a full day. Pull in, park and pay at the end of your stay. Discount holiday parking with a free shuttle to the terminals costs approximately €64.00 each week. Specialty business rates for secure, extra-wide slots and car maintenance can be discussed with the airport on an individual basis.

Transportation to and From Frankfurt's Airport

A number of car rental companies service Flughafen, including Alamo, Avis, Budget and Europcar. Travelers can use Orbitz.com to search for the best car rental prices. Airlines and hotels regularly offer free shuttles to and from the airport to various locations around the city. Taxi, bus and rail service can be purchased, as well, ranging from an economical city pass to more expensive single rides.

Restaurants Near Flughafen

Both terminals have their own restaurants where passengers can grab a bite to eat. From low-cost options like Burger King and Asia Snack Box to more traditional dining like Cotidiano and Chillers, visitors to Franfurt can get their first taste of the city before they even pick up their bags. Along with finding cheap flights from Frankfurt, Orbitz.com can help travelers discover the best places to eat near the airport.

Airports in Athens

Travelers visiting Athens will initially arrive at Athens "Eleftherios Venizelos" International Airport. Orbitz.com offers travelers the ability to search for cheap flights to Athens from a number of airlines, including United Airlines, Air Canada, US Airways, and Delta. The airport is located about 17 miles from the center of the city.

Transportation in Athens

From the airport, travelers can use the public transit system to reach the city. A ride on the metro will cost about eight euros. Another option is to rent a car to enjoy increased freedom and flexibility for exploring Athens. Orbitz.com helps travelers find sales on car rentals prior to their arrival in Athens.

Weather Information in Athens

Travelers planning a visit to Athens should be aware that the best time to visit is March through May. The average temperature during this time is about 70 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperatures begin to rise from June through August, which may be an unpleasant time to visit. The average daytime temperature in August is 92 degrees Fahrenheit, but temperatures can also rise above 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperatures begin to cool in October. Between November and February is when the city receives the most rain. During this time, Athens can be windy and chilly, with temperatures about 55 degrees Fahrenheit.

Destination Highlights in Athens

Athens and the surrounding area are home to numerous historical landmarks, including the Acropolis, Parthenon, and Dionysos, the oldest theater in Greece. Museums are located throughout the city as well. Parnitha National Park is another popular destination for visitors to Athens. To find low-cost air tickets and cheap flights to Athens for viewing these attractions, check with Orbitz.com.

Flights from Frankfurt to Athens - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Frankfurt to Athens?

Yep, your fun-filled getaway is just one simple flight away. Awesome news, isn't it? Travel in comfort aboard one of the 3 carriers that fly directly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to Athens Airport (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos). Top options include:

  • Lufthansa
  • Aegean Airlines
  • Ryanair
What is the shortest flight from Frankfurt to Athens?

If conditions are good and there are no unexpected hiccups, you could be coming in to land at Athens Airport (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) from Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) in only 2 hours and 45 minutes. With such a fast flight time, consider taking just carry-on luggage.

What airlines fly from Frankfurt to Athens most frequently?

There are a couple of airlines offering the most frequent flights from Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to Athens Airport (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos), including Lufthansa (LH). The preferred choice of many travelers, it operates 97 flights on this route every month. Also research the rewarding deals from Aegean Airlines (A3). Offering 30 monthly flights between Frankfurt and Athens, they'll ensure your journey is just as good as the destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.