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Average price of a round trip


Average flight ticket price recorded over the last 3 months for a round trip.

Flight duration


A flight from Istanbul to Athens takes on average 1h30.

Best time


According to user searches, the ideal month to go to Athens is June.

info departure city :
Istanbul, Turkey
airports :
Istanbul Airport (IST)
Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)
local time :

Istanbul is a city in the country Turkey, the time zone is GMT +3. In Istanbul, it is currently {fromLocalTime}, the temperature is on average 24°C, with a minimum of 19°C and a maximum of 28°C.

The city of Istanbul (IST) has 2 airport(s): Istanbul and Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen

destination info :
Athens, Greece
airport :
Athens-Elefthérios Venizélos International Airport (ATH)
local time :

Athens is in the country Greece, the time zone is GMT +3. In Athens, it is currently {toLocalTime}, the temperature is on average 29°C, with a minimum of 23°C and a maximum of 35°C.

The city of Athens has 1 airport(s): Athens-Elefthérios Venizélos

Useful info about Athens

What is the least touristic period to go to Athens?

If you want to visit Athens during the least touristic period, choose the month of June.

What is the most popular time to travel to Athens?

This information is not available at this time.

When should I book my flight from Istanbul to Athens?

According to our data, it is recommended to book your flight 76 days before your departure. If you book your flight ticket 11 weeks before your departure, you may find a price below average. You can also choose morning flights that are 100% cheaper than afternoon and evening flights. The cheapest day to book a flight from Istanbul to Athens is Sunday.

What are the arrival and destination airports when traveling between Istanbul and Athens?

When you leave, you can leave from Istanbul or Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen, and you will arrive at Athens-Elefthérios Venizélos.

How to reach Istanbul airport from the city centre?

The airport Istanbul is located 30 km or Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen is located 37 km from the city centre. You can access it by using public transportation, taking a taxi, or renting a car.

Are there other means of transportation to go from Istanbul to Athens?

Airplane is the only means of transportation listed on Liligo for this journey.

Are there big differences in weather between Istanbul and Athens?

In summer, the average temperature is 27°C in Athens and 24°C in Istanbul. The average rainfall in summer is 18 mm in Athens and 29 mm in Istanbul. In summer, it is warmer in Athens and it rains less in Athens. In winter, it is colder in Athens and it rains more in Istanbul.

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