In general, March is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Athens. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $1,572. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of March, then book flights to Athens from New Zealand during May instead. Flights to Athens in May, while not as cheap as those in March, still average around $1,685.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Athens is about 27 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $1,891.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Athens is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $1,753. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Saturday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Athens on Saturday is $1,903.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Athens is in the afternoon when flights can be purchased for as low as $1,724. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Athens is in the evening when prices are around $1,966.