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outbound: May 24, 2018
1 stop (13h25m)
Alitalia
return: Jun 3, 2018
1 stop (30h35m)
Air France
outbound: May 24, 2018
1 stop (14h10m)
Turkish Airlines
return: Jun 3, 2018
1 stop (27h05m)
Turkish Airlines
outbound: May 24, 2018
1 stop (11h35m)
Lufthansa
return: Jun 3, 2018
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Air Canada
outbound: May 24, 2018
2 stops (16h10m)
Brussels Airlines
return: Jun 3, 2018
1 stop (14h55m)
United Airlines
outbound: May 24, 2018
1 stop (13h40m)
American Airlines
return: Jun 3, 2018
1 stop (17h07m)
American Airlines
outbound: Apr 12, 2018
1 stop (30h05m)
Ukraine Intl Airlines
return: Apr 19, 2018
1 stop (30h45m)
Ukraine Intl Airlines
outbound: Apr 12, 2018
1 stop (30h50m)
Turkish Airlines
return: Apr 19, 2018
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Turkish Airlines
outbound: Apr 12, 2018
1 stop (14h55m)
Norwegian Air
return: Apr 19, 2018
1 stop (15h)
Alitalia
outbound: Apr 12, 2018
1 stop (22h37m)
Delta Air Lines
return: Apr 19, 2018
direct (11h02m)
Delta Air Lines
outbound: Apr 12, 2018
1 stop (11h40m)
Air France
return: Apr 19, 2018
direct (11h02m)
Delta Air Lines
outbound: May 24, 2018
2 stops (21h01m)
United Airlines
return: Jun 3, 2018
1 stop (14h55m)
Air Canada
outbound: May 24, 2018
1 stop (31h55m)
Swiss
return: Jun 3, 2018
1 stop (14h55m)
Air Canada
outbound: May 24, 2018
1 stop (15h10m)
TAP Air Portugal
return: Jun 3, 2018
1 stop (18h30m)
Aegean Airlines
outbound: May 24, 2018
1 stop (13h25m)
Delta Air Lines
return: Jun 3, 2018
1 stop (15h21m)
Delta Air Lines
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Mini guide: Cheap flights to Greece, tourism and travel info

Flights to Greece: need to know

Cheap airline tickets to Greece

Want to see the country where the gods live? Greece has sixteen international airports making it easy to find cheap flights to Greece, no matter where you touch down. Dozens of airlines connect New York City with Greece’s islands and capital, Athens. Take off onboard US Airways, United Airlines, British Airways, Air Canada, among others.

When to book the cheapest flights to Greece

Not every trip to the land of the gods is cheap. Greece can be expensive if you visit during summer, peak season. The islands and coastal cities get really busy in June and the buzz lasts until September. If you want the best flight deals, book your Greece flights as early as possible.

  • Peak season: Summer, if you can bear the heat!
  • Low season: Winter but spring and autumn offer great low-season deals.

Flight duration

A flight to Greece from New York takes around 11 hours.

Experience Greece: sights, tours and activities

Greece can really be enjoyed all year long. Athens' ancient ruins and monuments are perfect in the spring, autumn and even winter. When the weather is warm, the seaside is where you'll want to be. Greece's diverse landscapes offer everything from beaches to mountains, perfect for skiing.

Essentials in Greece

Athens: The Acropolis sits on top of the city’s biggest hill and really is the icing on the cake. This buzzing metropolis attracts thousands of visitors a year for its ancient temples and statues. This is a must for history and culture lovers. Apart from that, the city boats great taverns, markets and lively restaurants with all the usual and delicious Greek cuisine.

Santorini: Santorini's picturesque white-washed villages built on mountains and hills will no doubt charm you. This is one of the most photographed islands in Greece. Formed by a volcano, the island has a rugged landscape and some very beautiful beaches.

Corfu: The northernmost island in the Ionian Islands, Corfu, is one of the most popular places to spend a vacation in Greece. The north of the island is more mountainous, perfect for hiking or enjoying the pebbly beaches. For sandy beaches, stay south.

Visit visitgreece.gr for more info.

Hotels and accommodation in Greece

Greece has long been a favorite vacation destination so you can imagine it is well equipped with hotels. Room prices tend to rise dramatically during the summer months. The cheapest rooms are found early, so book your hotel, vacation apartment or hostel well in advance. Note that many hotels and resorts on the islands close during the winter and off-season.

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outbound: Apr 12, 2018
1 stop (30h05m)
Ukraine Intl Airlines
return: Apr 19, 2018
1 stop (30h45m)
Ukraine Intl Airlines