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Fares from $59 One Way, $112 Round Trip from Rome to Athens

Prices starting at $112 for return flights and $59 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 Rome to Athens

Origin Airport IATA CodeROM
Destination Airport IATA CodeATH
Distance674 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAegean Airlines, Etihad Airways, Delta Air Lines, Alitalia, Air Serbia
Earliest Flight Arrival9:50AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival11:40AM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 19, 2019

Better than Air France, British airlines, and Air Italia

Sep 29, 2019

Dear power would be nice. Otherwise amazing!

Sep 10, 2019

Such incredibly friendly and professional staff! Everyone was a joy to be around! Thank you for your neat and clean, plane and wonderful staff!

Jun 18, 2019

Bags took forever to arrive even when flying on business class

Jun 21, 2018

Did not care for spending 45 euro for each checked bag

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Rome International Airport

Rome International Airport is also known as Rome Airport Fiumicino or Leonardo da Vinci Airport of Rome. This airport was Italy's first airport, and it is 16 miles southwest of Rome. Deals on air ticket prices for flights from Rome can be purchased on Orbitz.com, so you can save money on your trip.

Parking at the Airport

The airport offers short- and long-term parking for patrons. The cost to park is €2.50 for the first hour and €4.50 for two hours. The maximum is €24 per day. In the long-term lots, rates start at €18 per day up to the fifth day and cost €8 for each additional day. For terminals A and B, you can find parking for €1 for 30 minutes, €2.50 for an hour, and €3 per additional hour.

Transportation to and From the Airport

From the airport, it takes approximately 30 minutes by train to get to the center of Rome. Taxis, cars, and trains are all available at the airport. The train will cost approximately €11, and it leaves for Rome every 30 minutes. If you take the Metropolitan train, it will cost €5.50, plus €1 for a metro ticket.

International Airport Restaurants

Rome International Airport has many restaurants and coffee shops, including McDonald's, Harry's Bar, Ciao, Spizzico, Sandwich Café, Panoramic, and others. To find deals on flights from Rome on your next trip, visit Orbitz.com.

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 Rome to Athens - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Rome to Athens?

The great news is, there are. Alitalia and Aegean Airlines are two carriers that will take you straight from Rome (FCO-Fiumicino - Leonardo da Vinci Intl.) to Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos).

What is the shortest flight from Rome to Athens?

The journey from Rome to Athens can be as fast as 1 hour and 55 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not take off on a spur-of-the-moment getaway?

What airlines fly from Rome (and vicinity) to Athens (and vicinity) most frequently?

There are two airlines offering frequent flights from Rome Airport (FCO-Fiumicino - Leonardo da Vinci Intl.) to Athens Airport (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos), including Alitalia (AZ). A top pick for many travelers, it operates 82 flights on this route every month. Alternatively, reserve a seat with Aegean Airlines (A3). You'll have 40 monthly flights between Rome (and vicinity) and Athens (and vicinity) to take your pick of with this carrier.

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

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 Athens 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 Athens with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Athens 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and 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.