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Flight Information from Barcelona to Athens

distanceDistance1164 miles (1878 km)
durationAverage flight duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$86 (€69)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesVueling, Aegean Airlines, Ryanair, Iberia, Swiss, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Wizz Air or Alitalia

Flights from Barcelona to Athens cover the 1164 miles (1878 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like Vueling, Aegean Airlines, Ryanair, Iberia, Swiss, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Wizz Air or Alitalia. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as $48 (€39), but the average price of plane tickets is $86 (€69). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.

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Find the perfect RyanAir flight between Barcelona and Athens for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest RyanAir flight schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight from Barcelona to Athens. You can also check relevant travel information for the RyanAir flight, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap RyanAir plane tickets online. You can expect to travel around 1164 miles (1878 km) on this journey and your RyanAir Barcelona to Athens plane ticket can cost as little as $62 (€50) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for RyanAir tickets between Barcelona and Athens in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official RyanAir plane tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

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Barcelona to Athens Flights: An Overview

Travelers seeking direct Barcelona to Athens flights can expect to choose from four to five direct departures Monday to Saturday and three on a Sunday. Flights leaving Barcelona landing at Athens International are offered by Vueling and Greek airline Aegean. Depending on the carrier, direct flights take between 2 hours and 40 minutes, and 2 hours and 50 minutes.

Which airlines fly from Barcelona to Athens?

Affordable airline Vueling offer Barcelona to Athens flights almost all year round. The frequency drops from two departures per day during peak season to one during the winter months. During the summer, Greek airline Aegean offer three departures per day allowing passengers to choose from a range of flight times, including an early morning service from Aegean.

How long is the flight from Barcelona to Athens?

Direct flights between Barcelona and Athens take between 2 hours and 40 minutes, and 2 hours and 50 minutes depending on the carrier. All flights require no stop overs or changes during the 1909 km trip.

How many flights are there from Barcelona to Athens?

Travelers are able to choose from five direct flights per day, excluding Sunday. Whilst the frequency of flights does drop during off peak seasons, passengers can expect at least one direct flight per day. The fastest indirect route is the Romanian airline Tarom, which lands in Athens in 5 hours and 35 minutes.

Cheap flights from Barcelona to Athens: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 78 €
2 weeks earlier 48 €63%
3 weeks earlier 42 €86%
1 month before 45 €73%
2 months earlier 47 €66%
3 months earlier 46 €70%


When it comes to booking flights, planning ahead always pays off! Both scheduled and low-cost airlines often release promotional prices and discounted fares—so by buying in advance—you can get access to the cheapest airline tickets. Use Omio to check prices and flight offers Barcelona - Athens: look for the most attractive fares and choose the most suitable solution for you. But hurry up—if you want to buy cheaper airline tickets from Barcelona to Athens timing is everything.

Flight prices can fluctuate massively. However, we have studied price trends to help you find cheap flights from Barcelona to Athens and save as much as possible on ticket prices. In general, when you book a flight:

  • Buying your air tickets from Barcelona to Athens 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 86% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a flight from Barcelona - Athens 2 months in advance you save up to about 66% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance you could save up to 70%
  • Check back to our website where you can explore airline offers and cheap flights to travel all over Europe, the U.S. and Canada.

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FAQs
Is travel by plane currently allowed from Barcelona, Spain to Athens, Greece?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Athens, Greece by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Greece from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Greece from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

When traveling in Greece, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/8/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight from Barcelona to Athens before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Spain from Athens, Greece?

The restriction level for your return flight to Barcelona, Spain from Athens is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into Barcelona from Athens restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Athens?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Barcelona from Athens closer to your date of departure here here.

How much are cheap flights to Athens from Barcelona?
Omio customers have found the cheapest flights from Barcelona to Athens to cost as little as $48 (€39)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a flight ticket to Athens from Barcelona?
The Barcelona to Athens plane ticket price is on average $86 (€69)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance from Barcelona to Athens by plane?
The Barcelona to Athens flight distance is approximately 1164 miles (1878 km).
How long is the plane ride between Barcelona and Athens?
On average the Barcelona to Athens flight time is 2 h 55 min  covering the 1164 miles (1878 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What airport does the flight from Barcelona to Athens depart from? Which Athens airport do I fly into from Barcelona?

Omio customers most frequently book their flights from Barcelona El Prat Airport   to Athens International Airport.

Where is the airport in Barcelona? Where is the airport in Athens?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Barcelona El Prat Airport, which is located around 7 miles (11 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Athens International Airport, located 13 miles (21 km) away from the city center. You can check for taxi services, public transit options or airport shuttle services available from Athens International Airport to take you to the city center of Athens.

What airlines go from Barcelona to Athens?
For the route from Barcelona to Athens you can take a flight with Vueling, Aegean Airlines, Ryanair, Iberia, Swiss, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Wizz Air or Alitalia. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services to Athens from Barcelona on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When does the first flight depart from Barcelona to Athens? When does the last flight depart from Barcelona to Athens?
The earliest flight for this journey departs from Barcelona at 5: 20 AM. The last flight leaves from Barcelona at 9: 05 PM. Check Omio for the latest flight schedule from Barcelona to Athens and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Barcelona to Athens plane tickets to get the best deals?
You can find flights from Barcelona to Athens to cost on average $86 (€69) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying plane tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Barcelona to Athens flight generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.