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Overview: Rome to Athens flight

distanceDistance651 miles (1050 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h 55 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$51 (€42)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesRyanair, Alitalia, Aegean Airlines, Air Serbia, Wizz Air, Malta Air or Turkish Airlines

Flights from Rome to Athens cover the 651 miles (1050 km) long route taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like Ryanair, Alitalia, Aegean Airlines, Air Serbia, Wizz Air, Malta Air or Turkish Airlines. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as $6 (€5), but the average price of plane tickets is $51 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.

Airlines: Ryanair, Alitalia and Aegean Airlines flights from Rome to Athens

Buy your official Ryanair, Alitalia and Aegean Airlines flight tickets between Rome and Athens from $6 (€5) with Omio. Find flight times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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Ryanair is one of the most popular budget airlines in Europe offering cheap flights all over the continent. Founded in Ireland, Ryanair makes it easy to hop on a plane and fly to popular European destinations quickly and affordably. This low-cost airline is known for operating direct flights to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. All Ryanair fare types include allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for bringing carry-on luggage and checked luggage.

    When you buy your Ryanair flight tickets to Athens from Rome don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Rome to Athens Flights: An Overview

    Daily direct Rome to Athens flights offer leisure and business travelers a fast and frequent connection between the classical cities. There are direct services with three airlines, including a budget operator. Schedules offer departures to Athens seven days a week from Rome Fiumicino or Ciampino airports. Departure times include early morning, afternoon and late evening options, with most flight times around two hours.

    Which airlines fly from Rome to Athens?

    The Italian national carrier Alitalia and Greek operator Aegean Airlines offer direct Rome to Athens flights, with departures from Fiumicino Airport. Budget airline Ryanair has direct daily flights to Athens from the smaller Ciampino Airport.

    How long is the flight from Rome to Athens?

    The fastest Rome to Athens flights are Alitalia's services from Rome Fiumicino, which take one hour and 55 minutes to complete the 1049 km route south-east over the Adriatic. Ryanair's flights from Ciampino Airport and Aegean Airlines departures from Fiumicino take five minutes longer.

    How many flights are there from Rome to Athens?

    Weekly schedules offer between six and eight daily direct flights from Rome to Athens, with the greatest frequency on Mondays and Thursdays and the fewest flights offered on Fridays. Budget airline Ryanair has between one and three daily direct departures from Rome Ciampino. Daily services include early morning, mid-morning, late afternoon and late evening departures, so there should be a travel time for every kind of flyer available.

    What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Rome to Athens?

    Departure airport: Ciampino Airport is 17 km from Rome city center, with local buses 720 and 520 connecting to Metro stations for services across the city. Fiumicino is further out, 30 km south-west of the center, served by Trenitalia's Leonardo Express trains offering frequent 30-minute connections to departures. Passenger facilities at the airports include short and long stay parking lots, duty-free stores and international restaurants.

    Arrival airport: Athens International Athens International Airport is 20 km east of central Athens, with Metro services on Line 3 and express buses taking 40 minutes to reach downtown. Terminal facilities include international restaurants, souvenir stores, car rental desks and a wide choice of duty-free shopping outlets.

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

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 35 €
    2 weeks earlier 26 €35%
    3 weeks earlier 24 €46%
    1 month before 24 €46%
    2 months earlier 28 €25%
    3 months earlier 26 €35%


    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 Rome - 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 Rome to Athens timing is everything.

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

    • Buying your air tickets from Rome to Athens 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 46% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a flight from Rome - Athens 2 months in advance you save up to about 25% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance you could save up to 35%
    • Check back to our website where you can explore airline offers and cheap flights to travel all over Europe, the U.S. and Canada.

    Travel Tips: Rome to Athens Flight

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    FAQs

    What are the travel restrictions for Athens, Greece if I'm coming from Rome, Italy by plane?

    Travel by plane between Rome, Italy and Athens, Greece is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Athens from Rome restricted?

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

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Greece from Rome?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
    • Health screen upon arrival. Travelers showing symptoms will be asked to quarantine for 5 days
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

    The above information was last checked on 1/13/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from Rome to Athens closer to your date of departure here

    Do I need to quarantine when I return to Italy from Athens, Greece?

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

    Is my return flight into Rome 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 Italy from Athens?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
    • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

    The government of Italy 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 1/18/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Rome from Athens closer to your date of departure here here.

    How much do cheap plane tickets from Rome to Athens cost?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Rome to Athens flights for as little as $6 (€5)  in the next 7 days.

    How much does it cost to take a flight to Athens from Rome?

    The flight price from Rome to Athens is on average $51 (€42)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

    How many miles is it from Rome to Athens by plane?

    The flight distance from Rome to Athens is around 651 miles (1050 km).

    What is the Rome to Athens flight travel time?

    While the time it takes to travel 651 miles (1050 km) to Athens from Rome can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Rome to Athens flight journey time is on average 1 h 55 min.

    What is the departure airport in Rome and arrival airport in Athens?

    Omio customers who book cheap flights for this trip most frequently fly from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport   to Athens International Airport.

    Where is the departure airport in Rome located? Where is the arrival airport in Athens located?

    Passengers board their flight most frequently from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport, which is located around 13.8 miles (22.3 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Athens International Airport, located 13.1 miles (21.2 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.

    Which airlines can take me to Athens from Rome?

    When taking a flight from Rome to Athens, you can count on Ryanair, Alitalia, Aegean Airlines, Air Serbia, Wizz Air, Malta Air or Turkish Airlines for the best way to get you to Athens. You can also check all possible airlines who offer a service between Rome and Athens and compare the amenities they offer before buying a plane ticket.

    Are there any direct flights from Rome to Athens?

    Yes, you can find a direct flight between Rome and Athens with Aegean Airlines or Malta Air  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your plane ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

    When can I take the first flight from Rome to Athens? When can I take the last flight for the day?

    The earliest flight departing from Rome to Athens leaves at 5: 05 AM. The last flight departing from Rome to Athens leaves at 9: 05 PM. You can find the latest Rome to Athens flight schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    When should I purchase the Rome to Athens flight for the best deals on tickets?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this journey and save money. If you purchase plane tickets from Rome to Athens within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $51 (€42) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your plane ticket from Rome to Athens a few months in advance.