Flight Deal: Explore Athens for Less Than $500 Round-Trip
By Mitti Hicks
With a long history spanning over 3,000 years, Athens is considered one of the world’s oldest cities.
Situated in the heart of Greece in the Attica region, Athens is decorated in 5th-century landmarks, including a hilltop temple monument known as Acropolis, the iconic Athenian temple ruins of the Parthenon, the Plaka, and more.
From museums, ancient ruins, art, and more, here’s how to explore Athens for less than $500 round-trip on Delta Airlines:
Delta Airlines is offering a few options from Boston. If you fly Basic Economy, the average price found on Delta is $480 round-trip. If you don’t feel comfortable flying on Basic Economy, you can travel to Athens with a reserved seat in the main cabin for $510 round-trip.
The cheapest dates found were from Nov. 13 to Nov. 20.
Using the same dates as Boston, Delta has cheap flights in Basic Economy for $497 round-trip. The cheapest flight is also the fastest way to travel according to Delta’s website.
Finding deals to Europe from Miami under $600 can be tough, but Delta has a deal in Basic economy for $585 round-trip to Athens from Nov. 13 to Nov. 20.
If you have some time before the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, you can travel to Athens for $488 round-trip. The dates used for this option were Nov. 20 through Nov. 27.
From San Francisco
People flying from San Francisco can head to Athens for $485 round-trip on Delta’s Basic Economy. For travel this cheap, use the dates Nov. 13 through Nov. 20.
From Washington D.C.
One of the cheapest flights found from the Washington D.C. area was for travel during mid-November. Tickets are priced as low as $488 with Delta’s Basic Economy. Like Miami’s cheapest prices, use Nov. 20 through Nov. 27 for your travel dates.
Keep in mind that majority of these flights found utilize Basic Economy Fares. This means that tickets are ineligible for upgrades, seat assignments will be issued after check-in, and the prices do not include checked luggage.