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Fares from $300 One Way, $523 Round Trip from Newark to Athens

Prices starting at $523 for return flights and $300 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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Flights from Newark to Athens - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Newark to Athens?

There certainly are, which is terrific news if you're not a big fan of stopovers. Emirates and United Airlines offer nonstop flights from Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) to Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos).

What is the shortest flight from Newark to Athens?

With a minimum flight time of 9 hours and 10 minutes, it's a wise idea to be as comfortable as you can. Amassed a few frequent flyer points? Consider using them to upgrade to a seat with more room on your Newark to Athens trip.

What airlines have the most flights from Newark to Athens?

Emirates (EK) is one off the airlines with the most flights from Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) to Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos). It offers 30 flights on this route every month. Taking off on a vacation is one of life's biggest pleasures, and this carrier will get you where you need to go. United Airlines (UA) will also get you to your destination in comfort. Offering 11 monthly flights between Newark and Athens, it's another popular airline to look into.

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Flights Review

Jan 1, 2020

No soap in bathroom and didn’t get added after I told attendant. Touch screen on monitor difficult to use and not many new American movies

Sep 27, 2019

Everything was great except the WIFI. I didn’t know I couldn’t stream any videos or any radio stations for that matter. Bought it to watch the football game and was unable to. So disappointed

Aug 7, 2019

Great flight, lots of food and wonderful entertainment. Flight attendants were great.

Jun 26, 2019

The food was surpriisingly good and lots of it! Also, the staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The seats were ridiculously small and uncomfortable but if it wasn’t for such friendly staff, it wouldn’t have been such a pleasant experience!

Jun 14, 2019

Newark airport gate was dingy and crowded

Sep 22, 2018

Seats are ridiculously narrow for average size people

Aug 24, 2018

Too cold!!!

Jul 20, 2018

Lots of food on the flight! Friendly staff, smooth landing. Overall, a great flight! Disappointing that we had to pay extra for each checked bag.

Jul 6, 2018

Plane seats are still horrible.

Apr 5, 2018

I was told, that I was allowed to carry only one piece of luggage on the plane. Most other airlines allow more than one. Especially, since I did not check in any luggage in this flight..

Cheap Flights from Newark to Athens

Newark Airport Information

Newark Liberty International Airport sits between Newark and Elizabeth, New Jersey, and is roughly 15 miles from Midtown Manhattan. Serving more than 33 million passengers each year, this airport offers domestic and international flights from Newark. Newark Liberty serves as a hub for United Airlines, and most major airlines offer flights from this airport. When you book with, you can be sure to find the best sales and low-cost airfares on your flights from Newark Airport.

Parking at Newark Airport

You can find both short-term and long-term parking lots at Newark Liberty Airport; the costs vary depending on which lot you use and how long you park. Long-term parking starts at $18 for 24 hours and goes up from there. Parking in the short-term lot starts at $3 for the first half-hour. can provide information about airport parking when you book your flights from Newark.

Transportation to Newark Airport

People from all over New Jersey, New York and surrounding areas use Newark Airport. Driving to the airport is simple, but parking costs can get expensive. Other options are more economical. AirTrain Newark goes to the airport from major train stations in New Jersey and New York, and you can catch a bus from many PATH train stations and the Port Authority in Midtown Manhattan. Taxis and car services provide convenient transport, and these options work best for people traveling with children or a lot of luggage. When you make your travel arrangements with, ask about transportation options to combine with your flights from Newark.

Restaurants at Newark Airport

Newark Airport features plenty of options for grabbing coffee or a quick meal before your flights from Newark, including Dunkin' Donuts, Jamba Juice and Starbucks.

Airports in Athens

Travelers visiting Athens will initially arrive at Athens "Eleftherios Venizelos" International Airport. 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. 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

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on 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.