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Bucharest to Athens flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Bucharest and Athens take, on average, 1 hour and 40 minutes minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Bucharest with Athens found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Otopeni International is the departure airport operating flights between Bucharest and Athens
Arriving AirportFlights departing Bucharest with Athens as destination arrives at E. Venizelos

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Departure Wed, 23 Jun Return Fri, 25 Jun
BUH Bucharest
ATH Athens
return from £42
Departure Sun, 11 Jul Return Tue, 20 Jul
BUH Bucharest
ATH Athens
return from £86
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.16 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.87 GBP
Last checked on 15 June 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
327%

Trains are 327% more expensive in Athens than in Bucharest.

Bucharest
£0.26
Athens
£1.11
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
49%

The average meal is 49% more expensive in Athens than in Bucharest.

Bucharest
£5.76
Athens
£8.58
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
743%

Taxis are 743% more expensive in Athens than in Bucharest.

Bucharest
£0.35
Athens
£2.95
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
41%

Coffee is 41% more expensive in Athens than in Bucharest.

Bucharest
£1.75
Athens
£2.46
Bucharest airports
  • ( Otopeni International (OTP)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ( Baneasa (BBU)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
Athens airports
  • ( E. Venizelos (ATH)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
K Distance: 462 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Bucharest to Athens

😷 Is it safe to travel from Bucharest to Athens during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Greece may apply when travelling from Bucharest. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much are flights from Bucharest to Athens?
The average price to go from Bucharest to Athens is of 50.66 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Bucharest to Athens at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Bucharest to Athens is 42£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Athens expensive to visit compared to Bucharest?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Athens costs an average of 2.94 GBP, 740% more expensive than Bucharest, with a fare of 0.35 GBP, while train tickets costs 348% more in Athens: 1.21 GBP against 0.27 GBP in Bucharest. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.64 GBP in Athens, 40% more than the 6.18 GBP in Bucharest. The price of the coffee is around 47% more expensive in Athens, with an average of 2.59 GBP , while in Bucharest the coffee costs 1.76 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Bucharest to Athens?
The most popular months to book a trip from Bucharest to Athens are June, July and May, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Bucharest to Athens?
The best time of the year to go to Athens when flying from Bucharest depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Athens from Bucharest in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and June. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, March, November and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Bucharest -  Athens.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Bucharest to Athens?
The total flight time between Bucharest and Athens is of around 01:40 hours on average, considering an average distance of 758 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Athens compared to Bucharest?
While in Bucharest the temperatures can reach an average of 35.26 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Athens's temperatures can go up to 35.31 ºC during the hot season, with 5.3 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 2.15 ºC in Athens, compared to the -11.81 ºC average degrees reported in Bucharest. During the winter period, Bucharest can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Athens have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Bucharest and Athens?
The main airport route flying between Bucharest and Athens is: Otopeni International (OTP) to E. Venizelos (ATH). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Aegean Airlines.
  • Tarom.
  • Ryanair.
Which are the airlines with flights from Bucharest to Athens?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Bucharest to Athens are:
  • Aegean Airlines.
  • Tarom.
  • Ryanair.
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