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Overview: Sydney to Athens flight

distanceDistance9503 miles (15327 km)
durationAverage flight duration28 h 35 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$687 (€621)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesscoot

Flights from Sydney to Athens cover the 9503 miles (15327 km) long route taking on average 28 h 35 min with our travel partners like scoot. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as $687 (€621), but the average price of plane tickets is $687 (€621). Travelers depart most frequently from Sydney and arrive in Athens International Airport.

Flights from Sydney to Athens: Journey Details

From early morning to early evening, Mondays to Fridays, there are around 6-8 Sydney to Athens flights per hour, with departures peaking between 9:00 p.m. and 10:15 p.m. All trips require 1 or 2 changes. The timetable remains very similar over the weekend, but some of the flights involve lengthy layovers. Among the main providers of Sydney to Athens flights are China Southern, Etihad, Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia and Jetstar Airways.

Taking a Flight from Sydney

Sydney to Athens flights set out from Sydney airport in the southern suburbs of the city. The Airport Link train service runs from the city center to the International Terminal in 13 minutes, while North Sydney and Bondi Beach are 29 and 45 minutes away by rail respectively (passengers from the suburbs should change at Central Station for lines to the airport). Alternatively, the Route 400 bus takes 50-54 minutes to get from Bondi Junction Station to the airport (this service is out of operation 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.).

Flying into Athens

Famed as the ancient cradle of democracy and the location of the Acropolis and the Parthenon, Athens charms the visitor with its old winding streets, its colorful markets, its picturesque tavernas and ouzeries, and its energetic nightlife. Sydney flights arrive at Athens International airport, 20 km east of the city. From the airport, it's 30 minutes by Metro to Syntagma Square in the heart of Athens and 60 minutes to the seaside resort of Piraeus. There are also regular train links to Athens Central Railway Station from early morning to just before midnight. The X93, X95 and X96 express buses take about an hour to run to Kifissos bus station, Syntagma and Piraeus, while KTEL regional buses connect the airport to the popular coastal towns of Rafina and Lavrio.

Travel Tips: Sydney to Athens Flight

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my flight between Sydney and Athens?

Travel by plane between Sydney, Australia and Athens, Greece is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Athens from Sydney restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Australia

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

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine 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 5/15/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight between Sydney and Athens closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Sydney, Australia from Athens, Greece?

The restriction level for your return flight to Sydney, Australia from Athens is: Fully open.

Is my return flight into Sydney from Athens restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Sydney, Australia?

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

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 5/15/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Sydney from Athens closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the price of the cheapest flight from Sydney to Athens?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight from Sydney to Athens for the next 7 days starting from $687 (€621)  one way.

What is the price of a flight ticket between Sydney and Athens?

The Sydney to Athens plane ticket price is on average $687 (€621)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.

How far is Athens from Sydney by plane?

You should expect to travel around 9503 miles (15327 km)  between Sydney and Athens by plane.

How long is the plane ride to Athens from Sydney?

On average the Sydney to Athens flight travel time is 28 h 35 min  for the 9503 miles (15327 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Which airport for the flight from Sydney to Athens do I fly out of? Which Athens airport from Sydney do I arrive in?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Sydney   and arriving in Athens International Airport.

Where is the Sydney airport located? Where is the Athens airport located?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Sydney, which is located around 7.1 miles (11.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Athens International Airport, located 26 miles (41.9 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 Sydney to Athens?

If you're looking for flights from Sydney to Athens, you can rely on scoot to get you to Athens. It's also good to check out all possible airlines for the Sydney to Athens trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

What time is the earliest flight from Sydney to Athens? What time is the last flight from Sydney to Athens?

The first Sydney to Athens flight departs at 6: 30 AM   and the last flight from Sydney to Athens leaves at 6: 30 AM. Check out the most up-to-date flight schedule from Sydney to Athens on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

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

If you purchase the Sydney to Athens flight within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $687 (€621). However, booking your plane ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights between Sydney and Athens. Look out for plane tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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